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BALCO Head Confirms Doping, Ties M. Jones to Steroid Use

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BALCO Head Confirms Doping, Ties M. Jones to Steroid Use

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BALCO Head Confirms Doping, Ties M. Jones to Steroid Use

BALCO Head Confirms Doping, Ties M. Jones to Steroid Use

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In an interview on ABC TV, the head of the nutritional supplements lab BALCO says he provided illegal steroids for Olympic track star Marion Jones and other athletes. The interview was the first public admission by Victor Conte that his lab provided illegal substances to athletes. Jones denies the allegations and vows to sue. NPR's Tom Goldman reports.