Bonds latest name on list of notable sports figures in federal cases
All-time home run king Barry Bonds was indicted Thursday by a federal grand jury on four counts of perjury and one count of obstruction of justice. Bonds is the latest name on a list of notable athletes and sports figures involved in federal criminal cases.
For decades, federal authorities have investigated, charged and prosecuted sports figures for offenses involving gambling, point-shaving, fraud, drugs and conspiracy. Some were convicted and sentenced, others were found not guilty. ...
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