Originally written on BadCulture  |  Last updated 4/4/15
LOS ANGELES, CA - Robert Guerrero made headlines yesterday when he announced he would be seeking a California arbitrator to end his current agreement with promoter Golden Boy Promotions. His lawyer states the promotional violated the Ali act. The Muhammad Ali Act, (an amended version of the Professional Boxing Safety Act of 1996), was enacted in May 26, 2000, after former champion Muhammad Ali called for Federal legislation to protect boxers from the, “dishonest ways of some promoters and managers.” On the formal bill, it’s defined as an act who’s purpose is ”To reform unfair and anticompetitive practices in the professional boxing industry.” According to Boxingscene.com, Guerrero’s attorney Bruce Zabarauskas contends the current agreement Guerrero signed in order to...
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