Friday Night Rights: Heat and High School Athletics

Dave O’Brien, Editor of College Sports Business News recently published an article entitled “Heat Related Football Deaths Lead to Lawsuits”, and provided some excellent suggestions for coaches and administrators to follow with regard to summer practices. The article reminded me of a number of Connecticut Sports Law posts covering heat related issues in high school […]

Friday Night Rights: Kentucky v. Stinson to Trigger Changes in High School Athletics

A number of commentators have noted that the case of Commonwealth of Kentucky v. Jason David Stinson could have profound effects on high school athletics.  After all, this was the first criminal prosecution of a coach involving an on-field death.  Now that Stinson has been acquitted on all charges related to the death of Max Gilpin, […]