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Aaron Hernandez’s daughter won’t be able to pursue $20M NFL lawsuit

The six-year-old daughter of former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez had sued the NFL for damages resulting from head trauma. That lawsuit will not proceed.

Judge Anita Brody — who presided over the broader concussion settlement — has concluded that separate litigation cannot occur because Hernandez failed to opt out of the class action before a key 2014 deadline, forcing him to remain part of the class and, in turn, part of the settlement.

Read the source article at Pro Football Talk

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