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Former Football Players Urge U.S. Supreme Court Not To Review Settlement

Mealey's (November 7, 2016, 12:48 PM EST) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — A group of former National Football League (NFL) players who support the concussion settlement deal between the league and the former players urged the U.S. Supreme Court on Nov. 4 to deny the opposing players’ petition for writ of certiorari because they say the settlement is fair (Raymond Armstrong, et al. v. National Football League, et al., No. 16A186, U.S. Sup.).

(Opposition brief available.  Document #77-161109-009B.)

The players in favor of the settlement say that of 20,000 retired NFL players, only 200 of...
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