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Must Read: Two indicted for USADA threats

  • By VeloNews.com
  • Published Jul. 19, 2013

2 indicted for threatening USADA chief Tygart — Associated Press

Two men have been indicted for making threats against Travis Tygart, CEO of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, over the Lance Armstrong case. The Associated Press is reporting that one man in Florida and another in Utah face charges that they made threats against Tygart via interstate communication.

According to AP, both men will face preliminary hearings on December 29 in Denver.

On the day his agency released a scorching report on the doping conspiracy at the U.S. Postal Service team in October 2012, Tygart said he had faced pressure and threats to abandon his investigation of the now-dethroned seven-time Tour de France champion.

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