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Lawsuit against NCAA doomed

Pennsylvania governor's lawsuit against NCAA has little chance of succeeding

Updated: January 2, 2013, 5:56 PM ET
By Lester Munson | ESPN.com

In a federal lawsuit filed on Monday, Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett attacks the NCAA and the sanctions applied to Penn State as a result of the Jerry Sandusky scandal.

Corbett and his lawyers claim the NCAA violated the nation's antitrust laws when the NCAA insisted that the university agree to severe sanctions. The lawsuit demands that the NCAA's sanctions be lifted and raises questions about the authority of the NCAA to govern college sports and on other legal issues. Here are some of ...

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