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US Olympic Gymnasts Testify About Alleged Sexual Abuse

Three former members of the United States national gymnastics team have testified to a Senate Committee aimed at protecting young athletes from abuse. Atlanta 1996...

USA Gymnastics Chief Resigns Amid Sexual Abuse Scandal

Steve Penny has resigned as USA Gymnastics President and chief executive in the face of mounting pressure at the organization regarding an ongoing sexual...

Former Penn State Officials Plead Guilty to Child Endangerment

A pair of former Penn State University (PSU) administrators pleaded guilty to misdemeanor child endangerment on Monday, 13 March 2017, according to the Pittsburgh...

Lance Armstrong to Face Trial in November

A start date of November 6 has been set for the civil lawsuit trial against cyclist Lance Armstrong. The suit, which will be heard in...

International Gymnastics Federation Concerned Over U.S. Sex Abuse Claims

The International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) has admitted it is "very concerned" by the allegations of widespread sexual abuse in the sport in the United...

Former USA Gymnastics Doctor Arrested Amid Abuse Scandal

Former USA Gymnastics head doctor Larry Nassar has been arrested as part of a federal investigation into child pornography as a sexual abuse scandal...

Kuwait Body Files $1 Billion Lawsuit Against IOC

Kuwaiti authorities have filed a $1 billion lawsuit against the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for suspending the country in the Lausanne Civil Court, insidethegames...

State Prosecutors to Argue Case Over Pistorius Sentence in Open Court

State prosecutors will be required to argue in the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) their assertion that convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius' six-year jail term...

Armour: USA Gymnastics Asks Former Federal Prosecutor to Review Sex Assault Policies

USA Gymnastics has asked a former federal prosecutor to review how it handles sexual misconduct complaints after more than two dozen women accused the federation’s...

IOC Threatens Legal Action Against Rival Kuwait Olympic Committee

A "parallel" National Olympic Committee set up by the Kuwaiti Government has been threatened with legal action by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for...

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