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May 20, 2013

USA Swimming President Dale Neuburger Even Played Dumb About the Firing of His Own Son’s Coach Following a Swimmers-on-Swimmer Sex Assault

My colleague Tim Joyce points out that I was much too kind to Dale Neuburger in the post earlier this morning about how he played dumb […]
May 21, 2013

Rapist Swim Coach Rick Curl’s Sentencing Hearing Thursday

The sentencing hearing for Rick Curl, for his guilty plea in the sexual molestation of his swimmer Kelley Davies in the 1980s, will be held Thursday, […]
May 21, 2013

Complete Links to Concussion Inc.’s Coverage of Rapist Swim Coach Rick Curl

Washington Post: Prominent Coach Rick Curl Under Investigation For 1983 Relationship With 13-Year-Old Swimmer Published July 25th, 2012 ***** Washington Post Bombshell on Coach Rick Curl […]
May 22, 2013

Mark Schubert’s Crony, Bill Jewell, Faces USA Swimming Hearing on Sexual Misconduct Charges

Scott Reid of the Orange County Register reported yesterday: “USA Swimming, the sport’s national governing body, has initiated a disciplinary proceeding against longtime Orange County swim […]
May 22, 2013

Preliminary Injunction Hearing Postponed

Federal Judge William D. Quarles, Jr. has granted our motion to postpone tomorrow’s scheduled preliminary injunction hearing in Doe v. Muchnick. The parties have agreed to […]
May 23, 2013

Kelley Currin to Rick Curl Sentencing Judge: ‘This Is My Victim Impact Statement’

Below is the full text of remarks Kelley Currin is delivering today at the Rick Curl sentencing hearing in Maryland Circuit Court. Curl pleaded guilty to […]
May 23, 2013

Kelley Davies Currin: With Justice Levied Against Rick Curl, Hold Congressional Hearings and Hold Accountable USA Swimming’s s Chuck Wielgus, David Berkoff, Mark Schubert

In the previous post we published Kelley Davies Currin’s victim impact statement at Rick Curl’s sentencing hearing. Curl got seven years in prison. Here is her […]
May 23, 2013

Katherine Starr of Safe4Athletes: ‘When Did the System Fail Kelley Davies Currin and the Rest of Us?’

by Katherine Starr Reprinted with permission from http://safe4athletes.org/blog/item/55-when-did-the-system-fail-kelley-davies-currin-and-the-rest-of-us?     Today Rick Curl was sentenced to seven years for the sexual abuse of Kelley Currin that […]
May 24, 2013

Karen Crouse of The New York TImes Gets the Rick Curl Story Right

“Abuse Victim Seeks Ouster of U.S.A. Swimming Officials,” http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/24/sports/kelley-davies-currin-seeks-ouster-of-usa-swimming-officials-after-coachs-abuse.html?_r=0 A woman who was sexually abused as a teenager in the 1980s by a Hall of Fame swimming […]