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February 15, 2016

Abuse-by-Proxy Is the Legacy of Dick Shoulberg of Germantown Academy — USA Swimming’s Joe Paterno

by Irvin Muchnick   Their shared Pennsylvania geography and wolf-in-sheep’s-clothing style make it natural to call Dick Shoulberg the Joe Paterno of swimming. But Shoulberg — […]
February 15, 2016

Swim Abuse Scandals of Dick Shoulberg’s Germantown Academy: Complete Links to Our Coverage

Paging Legendary Coach Richard Shoulberg on Why American Swimming Coaches Association Doesn’t Have Its Own Sex Abuse Banned List Published August 11th, 2012 Dear Coach Dick […]
February 16, 2016

Explaining Shakeup After Abuse Turmoil at Dick Shoulberg’s Germantown Academy, School Suggested Problem Was Lax Academic Standards

by Irvin Muchnick       In 2013, the criminal assaults and bullying of a teammate by Germantown Academy swimmer “A.L.” surfaced, blowing up the tenure […]
February 17, 2016

Dick Shoulberg’s Germantown Academy Conducts Bullying Survey (Which of Course Has Nothing to Do With Multimillion-Dollar Lawsuit For Swimmer-on-Swimmer Abuse)

by Irvin Muchnick     Parents at Germantown Academy faxed me a survey on bullying that has been distributed to all families there by Janet Maurer, […]
February 19, 2016

What Ireland’s 1998 Murphy Commission Said About Now U.S.-Harbored Rapist Swim Coach George Gibney

by Irvin Muchnick     One week out from our federal court hearing in the Freedom of Information Act fight for George Gibney’s American immigration records, […]
February 22, 2016

Who Killed Fran Crippen? Death of Dick Shoulberg Swimmer Not Coach’s Fault — But It Is Another Indictment of Organized Swimming Leadership’s Moral Bankruptcy

by Irvin Muchnick   We’ve begun breaking angles of the story behind the lawsuit at Germantown Academy, alleging that institution’s liability for the athlete-on-athlete abuse suffered […]
February 23, 2016

In Deposition, Dick Shoulberg — Germantown Academy’s Hypocrite Deluxe — Said Never Discussed Abuse Issue With David Berkoff, Never Looked at USA Swimming Banned List

Complete headline links to our Shoulberg series are at https://concussioninc.net/?p=10736.   by Irvin Muchnick     The public has no idea how many national and global […]
February 24, 2016

Named Assailant in Germantown Academy Swim Abuse Lawsuit Is Part of Coach Dick Shoulberg’s Historical Pipeline to Gregg Troy at the University of Florida

Complete headline links to our Shoulberg series are at https://concussioninc.net/?p=10736.   by Irvin Muchnick   In the “John Doe” lawsuit against Dick Shoulberg’s Germantown Academy swimming […]
February 25, 2016

Judge Breyer Rules For Muchnick in First Round of George Gibney FOIA Case; Orders Government to Improve Explanations of Withheld Documents

Complete headline links to our Gibney coverage are at https://concussioninc.net/?p=10717. by Irvin Muchnick U.S. District Court Judge Charles Breyer yesterday handed Concussion Inc. a win in […]