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Vitamin company says it isn't responsible for steroid contamination

Updated: June 19, 2007, 5:39 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. -- The lawyer for Guillermo Coria told a jury Tuesday that the young tennis player lost two seasons, millions of dollars and his reputation because of "sloppy manufacturing" that tainted a multivitamin with a steroid.

Trace amounts of a steroid, not listed on the label, led to a mandatory suspension for Coria, lawyer Will Nystrom said.

"To make matters worse, Guillermo was branded as a cheater," Nystrom told an eight-person jury hearing Coria's case against Universal ...

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