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Ed O'Bannon-led antitrust suit against NCAA concludes
Ed O'Bannon-led antitrust suit against NCAA concludes

The landmark antitrust trial against the NCAA came to a close Friday after 15 days of testimony, with both sides expressing confidence that the outcome will tilt in their favor and lead plaintiff Ed O'Bannon calling it "amazing" that student-athletes were at last able to lay out their concerns in a federal courtroom. "These are huge steps, for the athlete, for the student, for all of us," said O'Bannon, the former UCLA basketball star who heads up the class action on behalf of current and former student-athletes in Division I men's basketball and football. ------------FOR THE RECORDAn earlier version of this story misidentified Donald Remy as the NCAA's chief legal counsel. He is its...

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