“Gibney papers must be released, judge rules” — Times of London, Irish edition

Published December 9th, 2016, Uncategorized

“US officials have been ordered to release documents that could reveal how American swim coaches ‘greased the wheels’ for George Gibney to be granted a green card despite his alleged sexual abuse of several children while he was Ireland’s national coach.

A San Francisco court ordered the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to release of all documents relating to Gibney’s visa on Tuesday, after a request by Irvin Muchnick, a US investigative journalist.

Questions remain about how Gibney, a former Olympic coach, was granted a green card after he was charged in Ireland in 1993 with sexually assaulting and raping 27 young swimmers in his care….”

by Aaron Rogan, Times of London, Irish edition, http://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/gibney-papers-must-be-released-judge-rules-q7xc57z6h (non-credit card registration required for full-text access)