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May 31, 2013

USA Swimming’s New Paranoid Court Filing Reinforces FBI Investigation of Coach Sex Abuse Cover-Ups

by Irvin Muchnick and Tim Joyce   Concussion Inc. reported exclusively three months ago that USA Swimming, the national sport governing body of the U.S. Olympic […]
May 31, 2013

Minutes of Rapist Rick Curl’s Local Swim Committee: ‘Many “Attackers” Looking to Blame USA Swimming’

Shortly after admitted rapist Rick Curl slunk away from the Curl-Swim Club — first “rebranded” as CUBU, then as NCAP (“Nation’s Capital Swim Club”) — four […]
May 30, 2013

University of Maryland’s Rick Curl Scandal Highlights Collusion of College Sports Programs in the Generation-Long Sexual Abuse By Many Youth Swim Coaches

by Irvin Muchnick   The Washington Post‘s Amy Brittain is developing a crucial new angle of the back story of Rick Curl’s statutory rapes of his […]
May 29, 2013

Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, BakerHostetler Law Firm Give Concussion Inc. Pro Bono Support in ‘Doe v. Muchnick’

Our representation in the Doe v. Muchnick defamation suit in federal court in Maryland is being conducted pro bono by Laurie A. Babinski and Mark Bailen […]
May 29, 2013

USA Swimming Lies About Greg Winslow Investigation — Says He Can Only Be on ‘Watch List’

USA Swimming is telling journalists that fired University of Utah swim coach Greg Winslow — on the cusp of indictment for earlier sexual abuse of a […]
May 28, 2013

USA Swimming Sponsor CeraVe: We Take Sex Abuse Scandals ‘Seriously And Are Weighing Next Steps’

Concussion Inc.’s Tim Joyce is soliciting responses of USA Swimming sponsors to the newest turns of the coach sex abuse scandals — especially the call by […]
May 28, 2013

‘Missoula swim coach mired in national sexual abuse case’

“Denying knowledge of Rick Curl, Mitch Ivey and others banging their swimmers! It’s a flat out lie. They knew about it because we (coaches and athletes) […]
May 28, 2013

JOYCE: Time For USA Swimming and the Olympics to Feel a Financial Impact From Sex Abuse Cover-Up?

by Tim Joyce   Last week the ongoing – and irrelevant and silly – “feud” between Tiger Woods and Sergio Garcia was ratcheted up when Garcia […]
May 27, 2013

Will Jill Johnson Chasson, Chair of USA Swimming’s National Board of Review, Recuse Herself From Investigations of North Baltimore Aquatic Club?

This post has been deleted, consistent with a July 15, 2013, consent order in U.S. District Court in Maryland. The full text of the consent order […]