Lance Armstrong Wins Access To Some Docs In FCA Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (January 12, 2015, 9:03 PM EST) -- Lance Armstrong won access to some interviews conducted during the government’s three-year criminal investigation into the use of performance-enhancing drugs in professional cycling, when a Washington, D.C. federal judge on Monday found the documents weren’t covered by work-product privilege in the pending False Claims Act suit against the athlete.

U.S. District Judge Christopher R. Cooper ruled that the government must fork over the documents in the suit, in which whistleblower and former Armstrong teammate Floyd Landis alleges the cyclist took the U.S. Postal Service for $40...
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