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Judge Declines to Intervene in Case Involving Football Player

(Editor’s Note: What follows is an excerpt of a case summary that appeared in the December issue of Concussion Litigation Reporter. For this summary and the case citation and many others like it, consider subscribing to the Reporter at https://concussionpolicyandthelaw.com/subscribe/) A federal judge has declined to reopen the claim of a former professional football player,…
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David Robinson’s Son Says He Is Retiring from Football After Multiple Concussions

Having suffered three concussions in the span of 12 months, a Notre Dame football player has decided to hang up the cleats. The player, Corey Robinson, is not just any player. He is the son of NBA Hall of Famer David Robinson and  young man who was just elected the Notre Dame student body president…
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Did Borland Make the Right Call? You Bet He Did

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland made the right call when he retired from the NFL. Never mind that he was one of the league’s top rookies last year. He knew it was time. Underpinning his decision was Borland awareness of the great risk he was taking by continuing to play. We know so much…
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