BOA's lifetime Olympic ban for doping 'violates WADA code'

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The British Olympic Association (BOA) has been told by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) that its lifetime ban for athletes who have been sanctioned for taking banned performance enhancing substances does not adhere to WADA's international code.

WADA's board met on Sunday, November 20, and ruled that the BOA's law violated its World Anti-Doping Code.

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