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From the Mid-Hudson Valley Perspective Archive

NY TAXPAYERS TO SHELL OUT $22 MILLION TO BRAIN-DAMAGED BOXER

The State of New York has agreed to pay $22 million to a boxer who sustained severe brain damage during a heavyweight bout at Madison Square Garden nearly four years ago, in a case that raised serious questions about the postfight care given to athletes who have just exchanged repeated blows to the head.

(Posted Monday, September 11, 2017 )   <Read it>

--New York Times--