Goodell Seeks To Have Court Dismiss Vilma Defamation Lawsuit

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has filed a motion to dismiss defamation claims made against him by suspended New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma in connection with the league's bounty investigation.

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    The NFL is trying to halt all of Vilma's requests because whether the case will proceed or not as the league's motion to dismiss the defamation lawsuit still ... Magistrate Knowles suggested that the Court would resolve the dispute expeditiously."
    09/27/2012 - 10:06 am | View Link
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    07/5/2012 - 4:10 pm | View Link
  • Goodell seeks to have court dismiss Vilma defamation lawsuit
    NEW ORLEANS -- NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has filed a motion to dismiss defamation claims made against him by suspended New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma in connection with the league's bounty investigation. The motion filed Thursday comes ...
    07/5/2012 - 6:42 am | View Link
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    05/16/2012 - 3:43 pm | View Link
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