Law & Policy: Rules & Regulations
Six HS Football Players Arrested in Alleged Gang Rape
by Michael Gaio November 2014
In a recent string of ugly incidents in high school sports, Wednesday's news of an alleged gang rape by a group of Florida high school football players is perhaps the most disturbing.
UT Officials Knew of Rape Allegations within Hours
by Hayes Hickman November 2014
Top University of Tennessee administration officials were notified of the Knoxville Police Department’s rape investigation into football players A.J. Johnson and Michael Williams within hours of the accuser’s overnight call to E-911 — well before investigators executed a search warrant Sunday night at Johnson’s off-campus South Knoxville apartment, where the assault allegedly occurred.
Air Force Athletics Official Arrested in Prostitution Sting
by Tom Roeder, firstname.lastname@example.org November 2014
Dermot J. Coll, who abruptly resigned his position as head of the academy athletic department's fundraising arm on Friday, was cited for allegedly soliciting sex for cash from an undercover police officer three days earlier.
Hurdles to Clear Before Rays Land in St. Pete Stadium
by CHRISTOPHER O'DONNELL Tribune staff November 2014
St. Petersburg City Council members last week said they expect before the end of this year to be presented with a proposal that would let the Rays explore alternative stadium sites across Tampa Bay.
Columnist: Legalized Sports Gambling in U.S. Inevitable
by Deron Snyder, THE WASHINGTON TIMES November 2014
NBA commissioner Adam Silver says it's time to end the modern-day equivalent of prohibition and allow widespread, legalized gambling on pro sports.
Kansas City Stadiums Dished out Food Violations
by Andrew Brandt November 2014
It looks like Kansas City's Kauffman and Arrowhead stadiums may be home to more than just the Royals and the Chiefs.
FSU Football Players' Hit-and-Run Finally Comes to Light
by Wire Reports November 2014
Two Florida State players - starting cornerbacks P.J. Williams and Ronald Darby - were involved in a hit-and-run accident in October that resulted in two traffic tickets, the New York Times reported Friday.
FHSAA Ruling: School Must Vacate Playoff Spot
by Anthony Chiang Palm Beach Post Staff Writer November 2014
Hialeah-Champagna must vacate its playoff spot due to violating one of the FHSAA's bylaws when it walked off the field and forfeited midway through last week's regular-season finale at Bradenton IMG Academy.
MLB Putting End to Managers' Game-Delaying Tactic
by Ken Davidoff November 2014
Rest in peace, Awkward Manager Ambling From The Dugout to the Field So a Team Can Decide Whether To Challenge a Call. You won't be missed.
HS Admin. Fired Over Handling of Cheating Allegations
by Robert J. McCarthy News November 2014
Canisius High School has fired a top administrator because he failed to follow proper procedures surrounding cheating allegations against a star football player, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.