Arrest of Coach Highlights Lack of Background Checks in Nashville Youth Sports League

A 29-year-old man who had coached a youth sports team in Nashville for three years was recently arrested and charged wit...

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Two Colorado Senators Band Together to Push for Mandatory Youth Sports Background Checks

Two Democratic politicians in Colorado are pushing for mandatory background checks for private youth sports clubs. Right...

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New Bill Seeks to Make FBI Background Checks More Affordable for Youth Organizations

When a sex offender or violent criminal slips through the cracks and is hired to a position working with children, we of...

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Background Check Oversights Plague Kansas Youth Sports Leagues

State law in Kansas doesn't require youth sports leagues to run any background checks on their coaches. And while some l...

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