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  • Former Club Directors Arrested for Theft

    by Courtney Cameron February 2017

    On Friday, two former employees of the Mandeville, La., area Franco’s Athletic Club were arrested on charges of racketeering, theft, identity theft and money laundering.

  • Three Ex-Gymnasts Describe Abuse by Team Doctor

    by Rachel Axon and Nancy Armour February 2017

    Three former elite American gymnasts came forward publicly to tell their stories of sexual abuse by a former team doctor to 60 Minutes on Sunday.

  • Athletic Director Accused of Sex with Teen

    by Eli Francovich February 2017

    Nichole Noel Thiel, the vice principal and athletic director at the Coeur d'Alene Charter Academy, is charged with felony sexual battery.

  • Family of Drowning Victim Reaches Settlement

    by Courtney Cameron February 2017

    The family of Jonathan Proce, 21-year-old victim of cardiac arrest while underwater at Lyons Pool in Tompkinsville, N.Y., has reached a court settlement with the city for $600,000.

  • Ooltewah Employees, Coach Deny Hazing Culture Claims

    by Kendi Anderson February 2017

    Two independent investigations say a culture of hazing and abuse existed before the 2015 rape of an Ooltewah High School freshman by three of his basketball teammates.

  • MSU Scrambles to Respond to Assault Allegations

    by Courtney Cameron February 2017

    Michigan State athletic director Mark Hollis has cancelled his trip planned in his capacity as NCAA Tournament selection committee chair. Hollis was expected to lead the committee from the road on a 12-day, cross-country expedition to watch college basketball games in 12 states.

  • Sandusky's Son Arrested for Sex Crimes

    by Mark Scolforo February 2017

    Jerry Sandusky's son Jeffrey was charged Monday with sex crimes involving two girls, more than five years after the former Penn State assistant coach was himself first arrested on child molestation charges.

  • HS Track Coach Arrested for Soliciting Former Student

    by Ingram Hunter February 2017

    A Topsail High School track and field coach was arrested this week after reportedly soliciting a 14-year-old former student for sex.

  • Learning from Gophers' Sexual Misconduct Mess

    by the Star Tribune February 2017

    A University of Minnesota disciplinary panel has cleared four of 10 Gopher football players accused of sexual misconduct in the alleged assault of a female student last September.

  • Bill Would Update Hazing and Bullying Policies

    by Marjorie Cortez February 2017

    Parents would take a larger role in combating bullying in changes to Utah law contemplated under SB161, which was approved Wednesday afternoon by the Senate Education Committee.