Lawsuit Reveals CTE Diagnosed in More WWE Wrestlers

Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (“CTE”) Exists in Professional Wrestlers and is Diagnosed in at Least Five Named Plaintiffs. Significantly, five of the named plaintiffs have had post-mortem neuropathology studies reflecting a diagnosis of an occupational disease related to brain trauma. These diagnoses show the existence of such diseases in professional wrestlers notwithstanding WWE’s continued public denials … [Read more…]

Wrestlers File Amended Lawsuit Against WWE: Jimmy Snuka, Mr. Fuji, Rex King, Balls Mahoney Diagnosed with CTE

The wrestlers filed a second amended complaint in US District Court in Connecticut. Click Here to Read the Lawsuit >>> This case involves retired professional wrestlers and performers who sustained long term neurological and other injuries during their tenure with WWE. As is detailed hereinafter, the Plaintiffs were intentionally and systematically deprived by the WWE … [Read more…]

Judge Bryant Resets WWE Case- Wants to Hear Personally from Every Wrestler

On September 29, 2017, Judge Vanessa Bryant ordered the plaintiff wrestlers to refile the WWE lawsuit. In doing so, she rendered moot and denied all the earlier attempts by WWE to dismiss the case (subject to the plaintiffs’ next filing). The result is that the wrestler-plaintiffs have another opportunity to make their case and refine their arguments about the WWE’s responsibilities before … [Read more…]

WWE Wrestlers Have Less Rights Than Cirque du Soleil Performers

A Wall Street Journal Article 4/15, The Perils of Workers’ Comp for Injured Cirque du Soleil Performers  noted that Cirque du Soleil performers struggle because they get only workers’ comp! The Journal clearly hasn’t read the WWE lawsuits. The WWE wrestlers not only don’t get workers’ compensation, they get no insurance or long-term care at all … [Read more…]

WWE Funded The CTE Study That Discovered Disease in 99% of NFL Players- Zero Studies Of Wrestlers….Yet

The WWE’s Cover-up and silence on CTE continues through its financing of the largest study to date of CTE in NFL players. This post is the only outlet to identify this issue: On July 25, 2017 a study funded in part by the WWE reported that Chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) was found in 99% of … [Read more…]