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S.M. Oliva on How Labor Regulation Makes the Dolphins Bullying Scandal Worse


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Whatever the outcome of the Wells investigation into Richie Incognito's alleged misconduct against his teammate Jonathan Martin, the Dolphins affair has once again focused public attention on the NFL's unusual labor system. S.M. Oliva points out that labor regulations are only making the situation worse by limiting the ability of players to leave an unpleasant situation and seek work elsewhere.