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May 28, 2018

Does Existing Law Give USOC the Authority It Needs to Root Out Sexual Abuse? Champion Women’s Nancy Hogshead-Makar Says ‘Yes’

by Irvin Muchnick   One of the legislative debate fault lines in the wake of the passage of the SafeSport Act is whether the U.S. Olympic […]
May 29, 2018

U.S. Center for SafeSport Cons Sarah Ehekircher Into Meeting With Its Top Lawyer — Uses Other Despicable Tactics Straight Out of the Old USA Swimming Revictimization Playbook

by Irvin Muchnick   As the U.S. Center for SafeSport opened operations, there was disagreement among people of good will as to whether it would be […]
May 31, 2018

U.S. Center for SafeSport’s Sandbagging of Abuse Complainant Sarah Ehekircher by Legal Affairs Director Michael Henry Should Blow Up This New Agency Without Further Ado

by Irvin Muchnick Who is Michael Henry, the director of legal affairs for the U.S. Center for SafeSport? And why did he — in violation of every […]
June 3, 2018

Turns Out That Sarah Ehekircher Squared Off Against Not One But Two ‘Non-Practicing Lawyers’ — Her U.S. Center for SafeSport ‘Investigator’ As Well As the ‘Director of Legal Affairs’

by Irvin Muchnick   We’ve been telling the story of the multi-layered U.S. Center for SafeSport complaint of Sarah Ehekircher, grooming-abuse victim of USA Swimming coach […]
June 4, 2018

Sleazy Emails From U.S. Center for SafeSport Expose Con of Sarah Ehekircher Before Meeting With Senior Investigator Kathleen Smith and Director of Legal Affairs Michael Henry

by Irvin Muchnick   The travesty that was the May 24 meeting to discuss Sarah Ehekircher’s U.S. Center for SafeSport complaint against swimming coach Scott MacFarland, […]
June 10, 2018

Better Late Than Never, San Francisco Chronicle Tells Some of the Very History It Participated in Burying About the Cal Football Conditioning Program That Killed Ted Agu

by Irvin Muchnick   With the wind-up and pitch of “news from nowhere,” the San Francisco Chronicle has taken the welcome step of ending years of […]
June 12, 2018

Concussion Inc. Tells Court in Public Records Act Case of University of California’s ‘Shifting Grounds for Withholding or Disclosing the Agu Documents’; Asks For Immediate Release of 141-Page Campus Police Report on 2014 Football Death

by Irvin Muchnick   Concussion Inc. has told the judge in our California Public Records Act (CPRA) lawsuit against the University of California Regents that the […]
June 12, 2018

Full Text of Our Motion on Privacy Issues in ‘Muchnick v. UC Regents’ — Public Records Act Case For Documents Related to Ted Agu’s 2014 Cal Football Death

As just reported here, Concussion Inc.’s attorney Roy S. Gordet has filed a new brief leading up to the next hearing, on August 1, in our […]
June 14, 2018

Sarah Ehekircher Update: SafeSport Center Falls Silent, But USA Swimming Chief Hinchey Sets Second Meeting and Gives Up 2010 Hearing Transcript; Congressional Probes Improve

by Irvin Muchnick   Is the U.S. Center for SafeSport “ghosting” Sarah Ehekircher? No one from there has communicated with her since our May 29, May […]