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Russia Says Anti-Doping Whistleblower Was Supplying Drugs

Law360, New York (November 28, 2017, 3:45 PM EST) -- The day after an International Olympic Committee panel backed the former Russian anti-doping executive who blew the whistle on an alleged Russian state-sponsored doping ring, a Russian investigative committee on Tuesday said the whistleblower was actually the one who gave prohibited drugs to athletes and coaches.

The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation said in a statement that Grigory Rodchenkov, the former acting director of a Moscow lab called the Anti-Doping Center, knowingly gave athletes prohibited drugs, tampered with athletes’ testing samples and accused the state...
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