Archive for February, 2018

Muchnick Discusses New Scrutiny of USA Swimming Sexual Abuse on 96.9 The Game in Orlando

Published February 19th, 2018, Uncategorized

Growing attention to sexual abuse scandals at USA Swimming in the wake of the Larry Nassar / USA Gymnastics story was the subject of my interview this morning with Marc Daniels on “The Beat of Sports” on 96.9 The Game in Orlando. The audio is below. This follows publication by the Orange County Register of an article […]

Let’s Contemplate Some Timeline and Jurisdictional Issues in Investigations of Sean Hutchison by Both USA Swimming Safe Sport and USOC’s National Center for Safe Sport

Published February 15th, 2018, Uncategorized

PREVIOUSLY: The ‘New’ Story From USA Swimming — Sean Hutchison’s Grooming of Ariana Kukors — Again Challenges Congress to Do Its Job and Hold Broad Hearings on Olympic Sports Youth Coach Abuse Published February 8th, 2018   by Irvin Muchnick   Former swimmer Ariana Kukors, now 28 years old, has alleged abuses by her old […]

Concussion Inc.’s Pocket Guide For Congressional Investigators to Our Six Years of Coverage of the Scandals of USA Swimming Sexual Abuse and Cover-Up (Part 3, 2014)

Published February 14th, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick     PREVIOUSLY: Part 1, http://concussioninc.net/?p=12547 Part 2, http://concussioninc.net/?p=12551   January 20, 2014 Tim Joyce kicks off our coverage of Dustin Perry, a coach who plowed through USA Swimming programs in five states in four different regions of the country, leaving a trail of abuse each time. He would finally and permanently be banned […]

Concussion Inc.’s Pocket Guide For Congressional Investigators to Our Six Years of Coverage of the Scandals of USA Swimming Sexual Abuse and Cover-Up (Part 2, 2013)

Published February 12th, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   PREVIOUSLY: Part 1, http://concussioninc.net/?p=12547     February 21, 2013 We report that the FBI has subpoenaed the sealed discovery file in a California sexual abuse civil lawsuit involving swim coach Norm Havercroft. There are actually two California FBI offices investigating USA Swimming; at one, the agent put out the word that he […]

Concussion Inc.’s Pocket Guide For Congressional Investigators to Our Six Years of Coverage of the Scandals of USA Swimming Sexual Abuse and Cover-Up (Part 1, 2012)

Published February 11th, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   USA Swimming’s new Sean Hutchison-Ariana Kukors scandal — Kukors says Hutchison groomed her from age 13 and the evidence is overwhelmingly on her side — follows the USA Gymnastics story into the great maw of the major news media. Great. Also, in my view, timid. Concussion Inc. reported on Hutchison and […]