Lance Armstrong's lawsuit tossed

Updated: August 20, 2012, 2:41 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- A federal judge in Austin, Texas, threw out Lance Armstrong's lawsuit against the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency on Monday, a decision that allows the agency's drug case against the seven-time Tour de France winner to move ahead.

Armstrong, who repeatedly has denied doping, claimed in his lawsuit that USADA lacked jurisdiction and its arbitration process violates his constitutional rights.

U.S. District Judge Sam Sparks dismissed the lawsuit as speculative.

"With respect ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?