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Athletics - The suspension of Dominique Blake reduced to 4 years and 6 months

Lausanne, 5 May 2014 - The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has issued its decision in an arbitration brought by the Jamaican 400m-runner Dominique Blake against the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JADCO). The CAS has upheld in part the appeal filed by Dominique Blake and has decided to reduce her period of ineligibility from 6 years to 4 years and 6 months with retroactive effect as of 1 July 2012.