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AOC to propose athletes declare no past doping

Updated: November 2, 2012, 4:07 AM ET
Associated Press

BRISBANE, Australia -- In one of the toughest propositions ever made to stamp out doping, Australian Olympians would have to sign a declaration that they've never taken performance-enhancing drugs, and go to jail if they lie.

Australian Olympic Committee President John Coates said Friday that he will propose at an AOC executive board meeting on Nov. 16 that for future games, all team members -- athletes, coaches and officials -- must sign a statutory declaration saying they have no "doping ...

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