Last year’s bill by McCarty and Gonzalez Fletcher attracted a firestorm of criticism from youth football families and coaches, prompting an April demonstration on the Capitol steps. McCarty pulled it from consideration, but his office says that he plans to propose another version of it this year. … [Read more...] about To save youth football, California bill would limit full-contact practices
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The function would be graced by Justice Ranjan Gogoi, Chief Justice of India-Designate, as the Chief Guest. Prof. (Dr.) Rajendra Bahuguna, Dean, Uttaranchal University is the special invitee for the session. … [Read more...] about CJI Designate Justice Gogoi To Speak At Youth Bar Association’s Interactive Session
Any change to the laws of the games must be approved by at least three quarters of the vote which means, given all members must be present for a vote to be binding, all changes must be approved by FIFA. At the same time FIFA alone cannot change the laws of the game; at least two other IFAB members must also agree to any proposed modification. … [Read more...] about International Football Association Board: Introduction of Sin Bin in Football?
The plaintiff, Debra Pyka, sued after her son Joseph Chernach hanged himself in 2012. Chernach had played football with the league for four years, beginning at age 11. After Chernach’s death, doctors determined that he had suffered from chronic traumatic encephalopathy. … [Read more...] about Nation’s largest youth football league settles suit over brain disease
Police say the bus was carrying a football team that had played in a championship game in Dallas over the weekend. Police say most of the injured are children who were taken to hospitals in Little Rock and Benton. … [Read more...] about 1 Child Dead When Charter Bus Carrying Youth Football Team Crashes in Arkansas