Lance Armstrong Claims FCA Case Fails Due To Gov't Inaction

Law360, Washington (November 18, 2013, 8:37 PM EST) -- Lance Armstrong and others connected to his professional cycling team urged a Washington, D.C., federal judge on Monday to toss a whistleblower's False Claims Act suit against them over his long-hidden blood doping, claiming the case is barred due to the government's failure to investigate such rumors years ago.

According to Armstrong's attorneys, the U.S. Postal Service and U.S. Department of Justice were on notice years ago that the famed cyclist may have participated in blood doping during his professional career and while the USPS sponsored...
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