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Utah AG takes football antitrust case to Holder, Varney
Legal Newsline ^
| Chris Rizo
Posted on 03/03/2010 7:45:24 PM PST by legalwatch
WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline)-Big legal troubles could be in store for the college football playoff system that the Utah attorney general says disadvantages his and other states.
Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff said Tuesday that the Bowl Championship Series could face multistate litigation -- and even federal antitrust action -- over the way the BCS chooses its championship game participants.
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TOPICS: Culture/Society; Government; News/Current Events; US: Utah
KEYWORDS: bcs; football; utah
I still think the NCAA response should be to go back to the pre-BCS system and have NO championship game. That way, none of the smaller schools will see any of the bowl money.
posted on 03/03/2010 7:51:53 PM PST
(Reckon the process will be silly - Reckonsilliation)
posted on 03/03/2010 8:07:14 PM PST
("Is that a bomb in your pants, or are you excited to come to America?")
I think Utah is going to the PAC 10 (soon to be PAC 12)this year and we’ll see if he still pursues this “important piece of litigation”.
posted on 03/03/2010 8:45:56 PM PST
by lp boonie
(Good judgment comes from experience, and a lot of that comes from bad judgment)
posted on 03/03/2010 8:57:46 PM PST
(Just my opinion ....)
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“I think Utah is going to the PAC 10 (soon to be PAC 12)this year and well see if he still pursues this important piece of litigation.
Probably. The threat of litigation will be solved then. It’ll be a mystery and a miracle!
posted on 03/04/2010 2:57:44 AM PST
The Utah AG has a bad case of lawyeritis. If all you have is the law, everything looks like a court room.
posted on 03/04/2010 4:17:25 AM PST
by Jabba the Nutt
(Are they insane, stupid or just evil?)
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