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Thu Feb 7, 2013, 11:48 AM

Lance Armstrong May Testify Under Oath About Doping

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Source: ABC

Facing a federal criminal investigation and a deadline that originally was tonight to tell all under oath to anti-doping authorities or lose his last chance at reducing his lifetime sporting ban, Lance Armstrong now may cooperate.

His apparent 11th-hour about-face, according to the U.S. Anti Doping Agency (USADA), suggests he might testify under oath and give full details to USADA of how he cheated for so long.

"We have been in communication with Mr. Armstrong and his representatives and we understand that he does want to be part of the solution and assist in the effort to clean up the sport of cycling," USADA CEO Travis T. Tygart said in a written statement this evening. "We have agreed to his request for an additional two weeks to work on details to hopefully allow for this to happen."

Read more: http://abcnews.go.com/US/lance-armstrong-testify-oath-doping/story?id=18425241

Technically, this would be the second time that Armstrong testifies under oath about doping -- the first time was in 2005 when he perjured himself.

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