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U.S. Paralympic Judo Athlete Anthony Ferraro Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Rule Violation

August 8, 2018 USADA announced today that Anthony Ferraro, of Spring Lake, N.J., an athlete in the sport of Paralympic Judo, has accepted a six-month sanction for an anti-doping rule violation. Ferraro, 23, tested positive for Carboxy-Tetrahydrocannabinol (Carboxy-THC), the pharmacologically-active metabolite of marijuana and/or hashish, above the decision limit of 180 ng/mL, as a result…

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Paralympic Judo Athlete, Anderson, Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Rule Violation

August 4, 2016 USADA announced today that Robert Anderson, of Park Forest, Ill., an athlete in the sport of Paralympic Judo, has used a prohibited medication and accepted a three-month sanction for his rule violation. Anderson, 22, declared the use of an inhaler called Breo Ellipta, which contains the prohibited substance vilanterol, during an in-competition…