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If Armstrong comes clean, reinstate him?
If Armstrong comes clean, reinstate him?

Throw the book at him Philip Hersh Chicago Tribune Before assuming Lance Armstrong comes fully clean, not to Oprah Winfrey but to the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency under oath — quite an assumption, given his decade of lies — it is worth noting there is a rule covering reinstatement. The World Anti-Doping Code allows reduction in the period of ineligibility for a person who provides "substantial assistance in discovering or establishing anti-doping rule violations." In the case of a lifetime ban, as Armstrong received, the code says the new ban must be no less than eight years. There is no need to give Armstrong a break. He never played by the rules as an athlete. No...

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