Niagara University Under Fire

Ben Nigro had been the head coach of the mens and womens swimming teams for 14 years at Niagara University. He had become a mainstay at the University. However, he is no longer with the program after allegations that Nigro made sexual remarks toward female swimmers and encouraged gender-based harassment in his program. To make... Continue Reading →

Is the Mafia in the Game Rigging Business?

Twenty years ago, former Arizona State guard Stevin "Hedake" Smith wrote a letter to Sports Illustrated detailing how easily college athletes can be drawn into fixing games. He explained that “poor, naïve teenagers plus rich, greedy gamblers equal disaster." Today, match-fixing and point-shaving scandals remain a major issue for the NCAA for exactly this reason.... Continue Reading →

Update on Weinstein Litigation: The Weinstein Company overcomes a major hurdle in pursuing legal action against former co-chairmen Harvey and Bob

Image Credit: Richard Drew / AP The Weinstein Company has just made huge progress in its pursuit of legal action against its former co-chairmen Harvey and Bob Weinstein and other former company officers and directors. Image Credit: KMAZUR / WIREIMAGE After the many allegations of sexual misconduct against disgraced film mogul, Harvey Weinstein, and his... Continue Reading →

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