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Abused Gymnast Brings Class Action Against USOC, Others

Law360 (June 21, 2018, 9:38 PM EDT) -- A former top-level American gymnast filed a proposed class action Wednesday on behalf of hundreds of athletes whose abuse she alleges went ignored by the U.S. Olympic Committee and USA Gymnastics, a case that seeks to hold the organizations accountable for all known abuse not reported to law enforcement within 24 hours of the passage of the Safe Sport Act in February.

Marcia Frederick, the first female American gymnast to be a world champion, winning gold on the uneven parallel bars at the World Gymnastics Championships...
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