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Judge sides with Lance Armstrong

Updated: September 10, 2013, 8:53 PM ET
By Darren Rovell | ESPN.com

A group of readers who sued Lance Armstrong, his associates and his publishers, for what turned out to be false content in his books, lost its case in a California court on Tuesday.

U.S. District Judge Morrison England sided with Armstrong and the defendants who claimed that they were protected under the First Amendment. In the decision, England said that Armstrong's freedom of speech rights superceded the case brought by the plaintiffs, who claimed that Armstrong's misrepresentations in ...

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