Attorney for Covid-19 disqualified Little League teams provides update on court filing

Attorney Justin Tomevi of the law firm Barley Snyder, representing Covid-19 disqualified teams from Oklahoma and Texas was asked by, why are you brining this civil action?

Tomevi replied:

“We have filed this action to seek justice for these players who were wrongfully removed from the tournament.

These children have had their hopes dashed based on disputed test results.

My clients have players and coaches that have been confirmed to be COVID negative and

are prepared to safely reenter the tournament if the court so allows.

Pennsylvania courts have entered similar relief in these athletic disqualifications in the past and

we hope the court here will follow the lead of those other courts.” attempted to reach Little League International for a response, at this writing, a response has not been provided.

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