Athletes who survived abuse join together as advocates

But Starr and Hogshead-Makar, a graduate of  Georgetown Law School and a professor at Florida Coastal School of Law, said there is nothing in the act that prohibits national governing bodies from enacting such rules.

“I don’t understand why at Penn State when the Sandusky story came out they had a complete change of leadership,” Hogshead-Makar said snapping her fingers. “When the University of Colorado had the rape by the football recruits, complete change of leadership,” she continued, snapping her fingers again. “All these NGBs, big scandals coming out, nothing happening.”

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