Colin Kaepernick’s case towards the NFL alleging that the group colluded to maintain him out of the league goes to trial, The Related Press reviews.
Mark Geragos, the lawyer representing Kaepernick, tweeted the ruling on Thursday.
— Mark Geragos (@markgeragos) August 30, 2018
In 2016, the former San Francisco 49er started kneeling throughout the nationwide anthem to protest social injustices reminiscent of police brutality and racial inequality and alleged that NFL group house owners labored collectively to maintain him out of the league as soon as he hit free company in 2017.
The NFL introduced new guidelines prohibiting gamers from kneeling throughout the anthem after they’re on the subject in Could, nevertheless it was placed on maintain whereas the league and the Gamers Affiliation labored on a decision.
Kaepernick believes says that if house owners conspired towards him that it will be a violation of the union’s guidelines.