Supreme Court Throws Out NFL Antitrust Case

Law360, New York (March 22, 2006, 12:00 AM EST) -- A Pittsburgh man who attempted to take on the National Football League, claiming the Pittsburgh Steelers and other NFL franchises have used their monopoly power to bully taxpayers into footing the bill for stadium construction, will not get the chance to fight the dispute in the high court.

The U.S. Supreme Court has decided this week not to hear the antitrust lawsuit, which sought award damages of more than $200 million.

Robert Warnock brought the suit against the NFL and its 32 teams on behalf of...
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