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Following is a selection of quotes about the report
"The alleged 'reasoned decision' from USADA will be a one-sided hatchet job - a taxpayer funded tabloid piece rehashing old, disproved, unreliable allegations based largely on axe-grinders, serial perjurers, coerced testimony, sweetheart deals and threat-induced stories."
ARMSTRONG ATTORNEY SEAN BREEN
"The UCI will examine all information received in order to consider issues of appeal and recognition, jurisdiction and statute of limitation, within the term of appeal of 21 days, as required by the World Anti-Doping Code."
THE INTERNATIONAL CYCLING UNION (UCI)
"USA Cycling is aware of today's announcement by USADA regarding the Lance Armstrong case and is currently awaiting details from USADA regarding the specific actions to be taken against the named individuals."
"I would have been much more comfortable talking only about myself, but understood that I was obligated to tell the truth about everything I knew. So that is what I did."
AMERICAN CYCLIST GEORGE HINCAPIE
"After years of doing things the right way, I was presented with a choice that to me, did not feel like a choice at all. In the environment that I was in, it felt like something I had to do in order to continue following my dream."
AMERICAN CYCLIST TOM DANIELSON
"One day, I was presented with a choice that to me, at the time, seemed like the only way to continue to follow my dream at the highest level of the sport. I gave in and crossed the line, a decision that I deeply regret."
AMERICAN CYCLIST CHRISTIAN VANDE VELDE
(China Daily 10/12/2012 page23)