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NFL antitrust hearing Q&A

Updated: April 5, 2011, 5:48 PM ET
By Lester Munson | ESPN.com

On Wednesday morning in a hearing in a federal court in Minneapolis, attorneys for NFL players will ask for an injunction that will stop the lockout imposed by team owners on March 12. The players will argue that the owners are violating America's antitrust laws. The owners will respond that the players are violating America's labor laws. U.S. District Court Judge Susan Nelson will decide who is right and who is wrong. The hearing and its outcome raise legal questions that could affect the ...

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