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July 24, 2012

Swimming Sex Abuse Expose Killed by Yahoo Sports — Read It Now at MomsTeam.com

Poisoned Waters Widespread Sex Abuse of Young Female Swimmers Continues To Plague USA Swimming With focus on Olympics, critics question whether organization doing enough to prevent […]
July 25, 2012

Washington Post: Prominent Coach Rick Curl Under Investigation For 1983 Relationship With 13-Year-Old Swimmer

Curl-Burke founder Rick Curl faces hearing on former swimmer’s account of underage sexual relationship Amy Shipley, The Washington Post http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/olympics/curl-burke-founder-rick-curl-faces-hearing-on-former-swimmers-account-of-underage-sexual-relationship/2012/07/25/gJQAg78q8W_story.html This follows one day after publication […]
July 25, 2012

Washington Post Bombshell on Coach Rick Curl Recalls USA Swimming’s ‘Emergency Hearing Process’ and Testy PR Director

In the previous post I introduced readers to the new Washington Post revelation about sex abuse allegations against swimming coach Rick Curl. Go read the story […]
July 25, 2012

FBI Should Investigate USA Swimming For Cover-Up of Coach Norm Havercroft’s Serial Sex Abuse

On the eve of the Olympics, there is a flurry of attention to the scandal of sex abuse, and the cover-up thereof, at USA Swimming. Yesterday […]
July 26, 2012

Yahoo Sports’ ThePostGame.com Jumps Into the Pool

As Jimmy Durante said, everyone wants to get in on the act. “Troubled Waters” is the headline over the lead story at ThePostGame.com, an affiliate of […]
July 26, 2012

Did USA Swimming Lie to Washington Post and the World About When They Learned of Sex Abuse Allegations Against Coach Rick Curl?

Bob Allard, the San Jose attorney who represents Kelly Currin (née Davies), is hopping mad over something a USA Swimming spokesperson, Jamie Fabos Olsen, told The […]
July 26, 2012

What USA Swimming Chief Chuck Wielgus Swore, on Penalty of Perjury, About Statutory Rapist Coach Rick Curl

Below is an excerpt of the May 12, 2010, deposition transcript of Chuck Wielgus, the executive director of USA Swimming, in a sexual abuse civil suit […]
July 27, 2012

Olympics Open – Where Is NBC on the USA Swimming Sex Abuse Scandal?

The core Olympics coverage starts today on NBC. In my article from the Olympic Swimming Trials – finally published this week at MomsTEAM.com on the rebound […]
July 29, 2012

California Supreme Court to USA Swimming: Stop Hiding Documents in Sex Abuse Cases

On Friday the California Supreme Court refused USA Swimming’s request to consider an appeal of lower court decisions affirming that the organization must comply with discovery […]