9th Circ. Won't Rehear O'Bannon Student-Athlete Pay Case

Law360, New York (December 16, 2015, 6:56 PM EST) -- The Ninth Circuit on Wednesday denied a bid to rehear its earlier decision that student-athletes don't have to be paid beyond the cost of attending college, a move that comes even after the appellate court had asked the National Collegiate Athletic Association to respond to a rehearing request.

The NCAA won a round when the Ninth Circuit refused to rehear its decision that college athletes don't have to be paid. (Credit: AP) The decision leaves intact a split decision from September, in which a three-judge panel struck down part of a district court ruling that would have allowed student-athletes to receive...

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