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NFL Suspends Star 6 Games Over Domestic Violence Policy

Law360, New York (August 11, 2017, 4:56 PM EDT) -- The NFL on Friday suspended Dallas Cowboys star second-year running back Ezekiel Elliott for six games for violating the league’s personal conduct policy due to allegations of domestic violence, with the decision coming after the league said it had consulted an external advisory panel that included Mary Jo White, a former U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission chair and U.S. attorney.

The suspension comes after a year-long investigation into Elliott’s conduct after an ex-girlfriend told police in Columbus, Ohio, he had assaulted her on five separate occasions...
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