Justice: It Must Be Seen To Be Done

“Not only must Justice be done; it must also be seen to be done.” – R v Sussex Justices, Ex parte McCarthy ([1924] 1 KB 256, [1923] All ER Rep 233)

Jon Jones. Tested positive. For steroids. Again.

This time, it’s a week out from his third “comeback” in as many years, where he’ll rematch Alexander Gustafsson, the Swedish striker who took Jones to the brink in his record-breaking sixth defense of his 205-pound title back in September 2013. But it isn’t a violation of the United States Anti-Doping Agency Policy — as Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White, and Jeff Novitsky, the company’s Vice President of Health and Performance were at pains to assert to the assembled media on Sunday — and the event is still going ahead this weekend, a few picograms of turinabol metabolites be damned.

You can read the rest of this article at Sherdog.com

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