Archive for May, 2018

The World Is Watching the Congressional Hearings on Coach Abuse With the Olympic Sports Chiefs. I’m Watching the Watchers.

Published May 23rd, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   The Congressional hearings in which the U.S. Olympic Committee and its satellite national sport governing bodies are being asked what they’re doing about sexual abuse is a welcome development, to be sure. The unfortunate part is that the voices that most need to be heard won’t be at the microphones. They’ll […]

U.S. CENTER FOR SAFESPORT OPENS INVESTIGATION OF RAPIST IRISH OLYMPIC SWIM COACH GEORGE GIBNEY — HAS LIVED IN THE U.S. SINCE THE MID-1990s

Published May 22nd, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   At the request of Irish legislator Maureen O’Sullivan, the U.S. Center for SafeSport has opened an investigation of George Gibney, the 1984 and 1988 Irish Olympic head swimming coach who has been called “the most notorious at-large sex criminal in global sports” in a series of articles that began at Concussion […]

Berkeley Campus Police’s Withholding From County Sheriff of 112 Pages of Reports Is Part of the ‘Third Layer’ of the Ted Agu Football Death Cover-Up

Published May 22nd, 2018, Uncategorized

by Irvin Muchnick   One of the sets of documents currently being litigated in my California Public Records Act (CPRA) lawsuit against the University of California is a 141-page report the Berkeley campus police generated following the 2014 offseason punishment drill death of football player Ted Agu. From descriptions of the report by campus sources, […]

Read the Full Deposition on the 141-Page UC Berkeley Campus Police Report Following Ted Agu Football Death That Was Withheld From the Alameda County Sheriff — And Continues to Be Hidden in Our Public Records Act Case

Published May 21st, 2018, Uncategorized

http://muchnick.net/bowersdeposition.pdf   PREVIOUSLY:   TED AGU PAPERS: Berkeley Campus Police Withheld From Alameda County Sheriff and Coroner 112 of 141 Pages of Death Investigation — Including Statements of Two Football Teammates Published May 23rd, 2016 Our California Public Records Act Lawsuit For More Ted Agu Football Death Papers Focuses on 100-Plus Pages of Campus Police […]

Must Viewing: Dani Bostick’s Talk, ‘A Voice to the Silent’

Published May 20th, 2018, Uncategorized

Another USA Swimming victim I am proud to call a friend is Dani Bostick. See: “Introducing Danielle Bostick — Survivor of the Rick Curl Generation of Abusive USA Swimming Coaches,” April 15, 2015, https://concussioninc.net/?p=10031 “Dani Bostick: How I Came to Name My Swim Coach Molester — And What Happened After That,” April 22, 2015, https://concussioninc.net/?p=10054 Now Dani […]