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Student Athletes May Earn Compensation For Name

The Mizzou athletic department is praising bipartisan name, image, and likeness legislation that’s now on Missouri Governor Mike Parson’s desk. Lebanon State Representative Jeff Knight tells State Representative Nick Schroer  that Mizzou’s football coach needs this bill to compete in the Southeastern Conference:

 

The legislation prohibits Missouri public and private higher education institutions from preventing a student from earning compensation for the student’s name, image, or likeness rights.


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