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Ray Rice’s scandal highlights the NFL’s overly lax punishments

Ray Rice’s scandal highlights the NFL’s overly lax punishments

Pranav Parthasarathy

September 23, 2014

n Feb. 15, Ray Rice was arrested and charged with assault after an altercation with his then-fiancee, Janay Palmer, in a New Jersey Casino. On Sept. 8, TMZ posted a video of Rice dragging Palmer’s body out of an elevator after allegedly knocking her out. At the time, the Baltimore Ravens issued a ...