WWE Releases Statement On Wrestlers In Steroid Scandel


World Wrestling Entertainment has released a statement regarding the Sports Illustrated story that several former and current WWE Superstars were implicated in the current steroid scandle.

The press release is as follows: All of the allegations set forth in a recent SI.com article mentioning WWE predate the initiation of WWE’s current Talent Wellness Program. This WWE program prohibits the use of performance enhancing drugs, as well as other prescription drugs which can be abused, if taken for other than a legitimate medical purpose pursuant to a valid prescription from a licensed and treating physician. For purposes of WWE’s policy, prescriptions obtained over the Internet and/or from suppliers of prescription drugs from the Internet are not considered to have been given for a legitimate medical purpose.