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Man who threatened CEO sentenced

Updated: January 23, 2014, 7:30 PM ET
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A Florida man who sent an email threatening U.S. Anti-Doping Agency CEO Travis Tygart after USADA imposed a lifetime ban from competition on cyclist Lance Armstrong was sentenced Thursday to three years' probation, 540 hours of community service and a $5,000 fine in U.S. District Court in Denver.

Retired physician Gerrit Keats, 72, pleaded guilty last year to a federal charge of violating an interstate communications law.

Keats, of Clearwater, Fla., sent Tygart an email with the ...

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