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USA Swimming Calls for Emergency Hearing Over Abuse, Payoff Claims

USA Swimming Calls for Emergency Hearing Over Abuse, Payoff Claims Days before their first Olympic event, USA Swimming has requested an emergency disciplinary hearing after learning a well-known youth swim coach and current USA Swimming member, Rick Curl, had been accused of repeatedly sexually molesting a teenage swimmer and paying off her family for their silence more than 20 years ago, a USA Swimming spokesperson told ABC News.


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