Lance Armstrong Settles Fraud Allegations Over U.S. Postal Sponsorship for $5 Million

Disgraced former cyclist Lance Armstrong has agreed to pay $5 million to settle a fraud case over the U.S. Postal Service’s sponsorship of his cycling team, according to the New York Times.

The case, filed in 2010 by a former U.S. Postal Service teammate and whistleblower Floyd Landis under the False Claims Act, alleges that Armstrong and his teammates defrauded the U.S. government by doping while sponsored. The federal government joined the lawsuit in 2013, according the Associated Press,...

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