Archive for March, 2017

Four Years Before Indianapolis Star Acquired USA Gymnastics Cover-Up Files, Concussion Inc. Reported FBI-Subpoenaed USA Swimming Cover-Up Files

Published March 5th, 2017, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   The Indianapolis Star is reporting on its acquisition — by order of a Georgia judge — of 5,600 pages of documents on the handling by USA Gymnastics of years of allegations of sexual abuse by its coaches and officials. This is invaluable information toward what must become the end game: Congressional […]

Thomas R. Burke of Davis Wright Tremaine Directs Opposition to Trump Government’s Appeal of Concussion Inc.’s Win in George Gibney FOIA Case

Published March 5th, 2017, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   Concussion Inc. is pleased to announce that Thomas R. Burke of San Francisco’s Davis Wright Tremaine LLP will be co-counseling with my attorney Roy S. Gordet in opposition to the federal government’s appeal to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals of our district court victory for public release of more records […]

Abusive Swim Coaching Legend Dick Shoulberg’s Germantown Academy Gets a Fresh Coat of Psychobabble

Published March 1st, 2017, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   Does anyone remember John Doe v. Germantown Academy? If not, then this prep school in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, outside Philadelphia, has you right where it wants you. February 5 marked the first anniversary of the filing of the civil lawsuit alleging harassment and abuse of a student swimmer in the program […]