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Barry Bonds case ends without conviction

More than a decade after federal agents turned up a link between home run king Barry Bonds and an infamous lab that spread steroids throughout sports, the legal case against the former San Francisco Giants slugger is officially over. In a brief court filing on Tuesday, the U.S. Justice Department revealed that it will not ask the U.S. Supreme Court to review an April appeals court ruling that overturned Bonds' 2011 obstruction of justice conviction. The U.S. Solicitor General, who ordinarily makes final decisions on whether to appeal cases to the high court, elected against pressing the Bonds appeal, according to the court document. As a result, Bonds has cleared his name of the...

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