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The only way to eradicate doping from sports is to involve the criminal justice system and the IOC.

First, the IOC lays down the law that doping will in no way be condoned or tolerated in the Olympic movement. Thus, all sporting federations are required to adhere to an independent doping detection and punishment plan commissioned by the IOC. The bottom line, if you want cycling in the Olympics then the UCI must agree 100% to the IOC's terms - end of discussion.

Secondly, nations have to pass laws against sporting fraud. Again, if you wish to send a team to the Games then you must have tough federal laws on your books that categorizes doping as a felony offense with those convicted subject to both fines and imprisonment. The IOC mandates that convicted felons (for sporting fraud, doping, or any felony crime) are prohibited from taking part in their events and federations allowing convicted felons to compete in their sanctioned competitions risk revocation of their license to govern their particular sport. Again, no discussion or debate as Olympic participation is a discretionary privilege and not a right. If a nation such as the USA objects based on "personal liberty" or whatnot, then the IOC respects that choice but America is no longer welcome at the Olympics.

Granted, this will not necessarily be 100% effective as we are likely on the verge of genetic manipulation and other forms of doping that we have not dreamed of yet and some very, very well insulated and financed cheaters may elude capture. I do feel that the threat of "PMITA" prison time, the certain loss of personal fortunes via civil judgments awarded to defrauded sponsors, and the fact that a few cheats sheltered from on high could bring their entire sport down (a "death penalty" for an entire sport) would eliminate rampant doping and level the playing field. In any event, it would be a much stronger deterrant than a two year suspension that ends with a big "Welcome Back!" contract and party.
 

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The only "Solution" is to remove the money from the sport...take that away and all but a very limited few will dope...Other than that...it will "NEVER" go away.

Even with the legal system in place, how many people break the law to make more money on a daily basis? Just because the legal system is there it doesn't prevent those that want to abuse it from doing so.
 
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