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June 29, 2015

Australian Swim Coach Brian King Banned From Training Children

http://m.goldcoastbulletin.com.au/sport/gold-coast-swim-coach-brian-king-banned-from-training-children/story-fnj94ixl-1227420517225   PREVIOUSLY: Abuse Allegations Against Fraudulent Australian Swim Coach Brian King Include His Murky Dismissal at Penn State Published April 16th, 2015, Uncategorized Penn State: […]
June 29, 2015

Your Tax Dollars at Work: ‘GAO Makes No Recommendations’ on Sex Abuse in Amateur Sports

http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-15-418
June 29, 2015

Unaccountably, Congressman Miller’s Successors Pronounce Satisfaction With GAO’s Vacant Report on Amateur Sports Sex Abuse

by Irvin Muchnick   As reported earlier, the Government Accountability Office used the dead summer air of the last days of June to dump a two-year-long […]
June 30, 2015

Congress to USA Swimming’s Abuse Survivors and Supporters: Go Take a Flying Leap Off the George Miller Bridge

by Irvin Muchnick   Yesterday, at https://concussioninc.net/?p=10163 and https://concussioninc.net/?p=10165, I tried to waste as little bandwidth as possible burying the simply awful report by the Government […]
July 7, 2015

Courthouse News Service Reports Our Federal Court Appeal For Rapist Former Irish National Swim Team Coach George Gibney’s U.S. Immigration Records

by Irvin Muchnick On July 1, Concussion Inc. filed our promised appeal in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California in our Freedom of […]
July 8, 2015

U.S. Speedskating Activist’s Letter to Congresswoman Jackie Speier’s Office: GAO Sex Abuse Report Stinks. Congresswoman to Activist: [nothing].

Eva Rodansky, the former world-class speedskater whose career was at least indirectly derailed by sexual misconduct in that sport, has given Concussion Inc. permission to publish […]
July 10, 2015

Update on Hollywood Stuntwoman Leslie Hoffman’s Disability Case

It’s almost five years since we told about pioneering Hollywood stuntwoman Leslie Hoffman’s struggle against her own union, the Screen Actors Guild, and their Pension and […]
July 13, 2015

Missing and Exploited Children Experts: The Silent Start-Up of the U.S. Olympic Committee’s ‘National Center for Safe Sport’

by Irvin Muchnick   In February the U.S. Olympic Committee announced $5.2 million in funding toward the start-up of a “National Center for Safe Sport,” loosely […]
July 14, 2015

U.S. District Court Senior Judge Charles Breyer to Preside Over Gibney FOIA Case

Irvin Muchnick v. U.S. Department of Homeland Security — our federal court appeal of the government’s denial of Freedom of Information Act access to former Irish national […]