Law & Policy: Rules & Regulations
Principal, AD Back; District Still Mum on Grade Changes
by Brenda Rindge, firstname.lastname@example.org August 2015
The Goose Creek High School principal and athletic director have been reinstated, district officials said Friday.
Judge Points Out Deflategate Absurdity
by Mike Foss, email@example.com, USA TODAY Sports August 2015
Judge Richard M. Berman will be forgotten in a few weeks once the NFL season kicks off. Until then, you should know him as a hero.
Sources: Football Eligibility Focus of Grade Probe
by firstname.lastname@example.org August 2015
The Goose Creek High School principal and athletic director are accused of altering a student's grades so that he would be eligible to play football for the Gators, according to sources familiar with the probe.
Prep Coaches Feeling Time Crunch Under New Rule
by Rhiannon Potkey email@example.com 805-437-0282 August 2015
In the second year under the CIF-Southern Section rule that limits participation to 18 hours a week, coaches are scrambling to get their teams prepared for the regular season.
Principal, AD on Leave Amid Grade-Altering Probe
by Brenda Rindge August 2015
Goose Creek High School s principal and athletic director are on administrative leave amid allegations of attempted grade-tampering for a student-athlete, sources told The Post and Courier on Wednesday night.
Ex-VCU Women's Coach Got Title IX Settlement
by John O'Connor Richmond TimesDispatch August 2015
Virginia Commonwealth University said Tuesday that former women's basketball coach Beth Cunningham received a $125,000 settlement when she left the university.
Cal Field Hockey Mulls Title IX Complaint After Displacement
by Laura Godlewski August 2015
Almost two years ago, the University of California Berkeley told its women's field hockey team they would lose their practice and game facility because the school was building a new parking garage in the space.
Fired Staffer Barred from Distributing Planet Fitness Data
by Scott Dolan, Portland Press Herald (Maine) August 2015
A federal judge has issued a temporary restraining order against a Maine man who was fired Monday from the Planet Fitness corporate headquarters in New Hampshire prohibiting the man from distributing any confidential company information in his possession.
Opinion: 'Guns in Parks' Law Needs to Offer Flexibility
by Knoxville News-Sentinel (Tennessee) August 2015
When Gov. Bill Haslam signed the controversial “guns in parks” law in April, he warned of the unintended consequences of removing local control over whether to allow firearms in city or county parks.
Players: Banning Smokeless Tobacco a Waste of Effort
by Mark Gonzales, Chicago Tribune August 2015
Chicago Cubs reliever James Russell sported an amused look on his face when he learned the city of San Francisco will try to ban a traditional habit that he and some of his baseball brethren have shared for years. "It's not going to stop me from dipping," Russell after being informed Mayor Edward M. Lee signed an ordinance in May that will ban smokeless tobacco from all public fields, including AT&T Park, starting Jan. 1.