Panthers steroid doctor has licensed revoked

Updated: May 24, 2006, 6:18 PM ET
Associated Press

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- The doctor who pleaded guilty to a conspiracy to provide steroids to several Carolina Panthers had his medical license revoked by the state board of medical examiners in a decision released Wednesday.

The board said state law allows it to revoke a medical license when a doctor pleads guilty to a felony.

In March, Dr. James Shortt pleaded guilty in federal court to one count of conspiracy to distribute anabolic steroids and human growth hormone. In exchange, prosecutors ...

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