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US judge gets 1st chance to vet new NCAA head injury deal

CHICAGO (AP) — A U.S judge will soon get his first chance to scrutinize a reworked deal in a class-action, head-injury lawsuit against the NCAA.

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IHSA: Toss concussions lawsuit that ‘threatens’ football

In this Nov. 29, 2014 file photo, Stevenson defenders hold Homewood-Flossmoor at the goal line during the Illinois High School Association Class 8A high school championship football game in Champaign, Ill. The IHSA, the nation's first prep sports governing body to face a class-action concussions lawsuit, asked an Illinois judge to dismiss the suit, Friday, April 10, 2015 in Chicago. It argues  that if the suit prevails, it could kill football programs statewide. (AP Photo/Bradley Leeb, File)

CHICAGO (AP) — The nation’s first prep sports governing body to face a class-action concussions lawsuit has asked an Illinois judge to dismiss the suit, arguing that if it prevails, it could kill football programs statewide.

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