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Marketing embattled track star gets tricky

Updated: July 3, 2004, 9:57 PM ET
Associated Press

BEAVERTON, Ore. -- Nike could be facing a tough decision about how prominently it will feature Marion Jones in TV ads while she is under investigation for possible doping violations.

Jones, who won an unprecedented five track medals at the 2000 Olympics, is under investigation by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, with the Athens Games to open in six weeks.

The agency does not comment on investigations, USADA spokesman Rich Wanninger said. A spokesman for Jones referred questions to Nike, ...

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