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Current bans on sports and drugs rest on inadequate grounds. Prohibitions on drugs in sports should rely more on what it is permissible to ban, not on what "must" be banned. Further permissible prohibitions should enjoy democratic support at levels.
Keywords Performance Enhancing Drugs  Prohibition on Drug Use
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DOI 10.1080/00948705.1987.9714449
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