Abuse in US sport – an update

Last week, US senators Richard Blumenthal and Jerry Moran released a long awaited report investigating the actions of the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) and USA Gymnastics in response to a sexual abuse scandal. The investigation was centred around USOPC’s systemic failures to protect athletes from sexual abuse and the reported filing of a non-disclosure agreement to silence a victim of abuse in relation to the Larry Nassar abuse case.

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