USA Swimming sex abuse scandal shocked the aquatics world

Aquatics International tackles the sex abuse topic in the wake of a recent USA Swimming scandal. Former Olympic swimmer, and current Coastal Law professor, Nancy Hogshead-Makar was quoted in the piece, offering her thoughts on how to eliminate predators.

via Aquatics International:

“As a policy matter, it’s not advisable to put the burden on those who have been harassed,” says Nancy Hogshead-Makar, a former Olympic swimming champion and now a law professor at Florida Coastal School of Law and the senior director of advocacy for the Women’s Sports Foundation. “There’s tremendous shame involved, and that makes it difficult for them to be responsible.”

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