Tag:Children

Prof. Abrams Interviewed about Youth Coaches’ Decisions that Clash with Parents’ Values

November 18th, 2013

Over the objections of some parents who did not permit their sons to attend, a Corbett, Oregon middle school football coach recently held the team’s year-end awards dinner at a nearly Hooters restaurant. On WFAN, New York’s

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High School Football Concussions Focus of Special Report Featuring Prof. Abrams

November 14th, 2013

KCTV5 in Kansas City recently aired a special report about whether Missouri high schools are doing enough to protect football players from traumatic brain injuries caused by concussions. The report found, among other things, that high school

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Prof. Abrams Publishes “An Open Letter to Boys About Sexual Abuse”

October 31st, 2013

Prof. Doug Abrams’ latest sports blog column, “An Open Letter to Boys About Sexual Abuse,” discusses teenage boys’ legal obligations in light of nationally reported stories of sexual abuse by high school athletes in Steubenville, Ohio, last

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MU Children’s Hospital Names Prof. Abrams to Advisory Board

October 2nd, 2013

The University of Missouri Children’s Hospital named Prof. Doug Abrams to its advisory board, which is composed of 12 civic and community leaders who support and promote community awareness of the hospital. Prof. Abrams also serves on

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Mizzou Weekly Features Prof. Abrams For Receiving USA Hockey’s Excellence in Safety Award

September 20th, 2013

In June, Prof. Doug Abrams received the 2013 Excellence in Safety Award presented by USA Hockey, the sport’s national governing body. He is the first lawyer to receive the award, which usually recognizes a nationally known physician

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