The justice system, Roger Goodell style

According to the law, Ben Roethlisberger is a free man. The NFL sees it differently.

Originally Published: April 21, 2010
By Lester Munson | ESPN.com

Relying on the powers granted him under the NFL's personal conduct policy, commissioner Roger Goodell has suspended Ben Roethlisberger for six games and demanded that the quarterback undergo a comprehensive behavioral evaluation. Goodell's decision comes after Georgia authorities evaluated a 20-year-old female college student's allegation of rape and decided not to file criminal charges against Roethlisberger. The commissioner's action raises legal questions. Here are some of the questions and ...

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