Zurich — The investigator who detailed Russia's state-backed
doping program will speak at a FIFA-hosted conference on ethics in sport next
Organizers of the Sept. 16 event, the World Forum for Ethics
in Business, say Richard McLaren will lead "a panel discussion on
McLaren continues to analyze evidence for his World
Anti-Doping Agency investigation of Russian doping and cover-ups in more than
25 sports that ran from 2011 to 2015.
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The Canadian lawyer's evidence helped the IAAF to ban all
but one Russian track and field athlete from the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
McLaren's initial report published in July implicated
Russian sports minister Vitaly Mutko, a FIFA Council member who heads the 2018
World Cup organizing committee.
Conference organizers say FIFA secretary general Fatma
Samoura will be a keynote speaker.For
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