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Lance Armstrong not fighting doping charges

Lance Armstrong to be stripped of Tour De France medals over doping charges, and banned from competing in all future events.

He is not fighting the charges.

Lance Armstrong Doping Charges: USADA To Ban Cyclist For Life, Strip Him Of 7 Tour De France Titles

USADA says it will ban Lance Armstrong, strip 7 Tour titles ? USATODAY.com

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I assume they have proof of his guilt? Seems like they've been working hard to get him?

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My understanding is he wont fight it any more.

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He's not fighting because the curtain is on the floor.

The guy is a douchebag of the highest order. It's a little hard to fight when 5 of your former teammates AND some of the spouses will testify that you're a doper and a cheater.

It's one thing to dope and cheat. It's quite another to parade yourself around and proclaim to be some bastion of virtue and heroism.

If you cheat, you should just keep your mouth shut and be humble about your ill-gotten gains.

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So tell us how you really feel. damn, his teammates are willing to testify against him?

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So tell us how you really feel. damn, his teammates are willing to testify against him?

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Maybe if he wasn't such an arrogant douche, they'd keep their mouths shut.

This is what did it for me.......

"Quitting" in Dodgeball - Lance Armstrong - YouTube

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More likely, they wouldn't make any accusations if they hadn't been caught themselves by standard drug tests. Now it's a way for them to 'rehabilitate' their own reputations.

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so there's hope for past cheats to be punished? (did someone say douche... carl lewis)

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Well...at least he's not in the category of protesting too much.

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Whether Lance doped or not who knows. But it is ridiculous 7 tour titles can be stripped when not one single doping test was ever failed out of hundreds. Witness account years later should not be enough. Kangaroo Court.

I don't blame him for not continuing to fight it and go to arbitration. It is kind of like trying to go to arbitration to fight your property taxes. You cannot win no matter how good your case.

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