June

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 […]
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 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

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 25, 2015

Serious FBI Investigation Is in the Cards — But It Ain’t USA Swimming Sex Abuse

by Irvin Muchnick   Because a certain current scandal in baseball combines two entities of interest to me — the St. Louis Cardinals and the Federal […]
June 24, 2015

Exchange With Jim Thompson of the Positive Coaching Alliance Regarding the Santa Clara University Institute on Sports Law and Ethics, the ‘Gold Sponsor’ San Francisco 49ers, and Soccer

Irvin Muchnick’s book, CONCUSSION INC.: The End of Football As We Know It, is available in bookstores, or from Amazon at http://amzn.to/1yQNPXY.   Below is an […]
June 23, 2015

Jock-Sniffing Inc.: 49ers Blitz Credibility of Santa Clara Sports Law Symposium

by Irvin Muchnick Any day now, Santa Clara University is expected to announce the lineup for the sixth annual sports law symposium, presented by its law […]
June 22, 2015

Scott Volkers, Australian-Brazilian Accused Molester Swim Coach, Turns Up at Santa Clara Meet — One More Reason Why Our George Gibney FOIA Litigation Is Important

by Irvin Muchnick   We haven’t yet mentioned Scott Volkers, the former Australian national women’s coach who was accused of molesting three youth swimmers in his […]
June 12, 2015

Federal Court Appeal Next After Government Denies Internal Appeal For Release of Rapist Irish National Swim Team Coach George Gibney’s American Immigration Records

by Irvin Muchnick   Without comment, the Department of Homeland Security’s U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services today denied our administrative appeal of the agency’s decision to […]