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UT dismisses cheerleader involved in Premier Athletics, Varsity Spirit abuse scandal

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Attorneys for the defendants allege teenage athletes were physically, emotionally, and sexually abused. The lawsuit alleges Memphis-based Varsity Spirit was involved in a criminal conspiracy. Attorney Bakari Sellers said he expects to see criminal charges in the case. Premier Knoxville released a statement in regards to the lawsuit saying in part: The health and safety of athletes that train at its facilities is extremely important.
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UT dismisses cheerleader involved in Premier Athletics, Varsity Spirit abuse scandal

Several attorneys announced a Tennessee lawsuit in the ongoing national athlete abuse scandal surrounding Memphis-based Varsity Spirit Tuesday.

2 months ago·Nashville, United States
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Cheerleader abuse suit includes Memphis-based Varsity Spirit

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — An alleged sexual abuse scandal involving cheerleaders has spread to a Memphis-based athletic apparel company that sponsored cheer tournaments. Attorneys for the defendants allege teenage athletes were physically, emotionally and sexually abused while Varsity Spirit, the U.S. All Star Federation (USASF) and Bain Capital allowed it to happen. They filed a lawsuit […]

2 months ago·Memphis, United States
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