Federal Judge Sides with Lance Armstrong’s False Claims

Lance Armstrong Gets Judicial Approval for False Claims in Books A group of former Lance Armstrong fans took the professional cyclist to court over claims in his books that turned out to be false, but on Tuesday, September 10th, they lost the False Claims case in California. US District Court Judge Morrison England sided with Lance Armstrong and the defendants, who claimed that any false statements made in Armstrong’s books were protected First Amendment free speech, and not a violation of the False Claims Act. "The Court concludes, … [Read more...]