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MLS to Investigate Misconduct Allegations Against Ex-Whitecaps Coach Hubert Busby Jr.

Major League Soccer announced Friday it's going to hire counsel to handle an independent investigation into the Vancouver Whitecaps' response to sexual misconduct allegations brought against former women's coach Hubert Busby Jr. by player Malloree Enoch in 2011. MLS released a statement about the review, via the Associated Press:. "The...
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MLS announces independent investigation into Whitecaps’ handling of allegations of sexual advances against Hubert Busby Jr.

The fallout from the release of the law firm report on the Chicago Blackhawks’ handling of 2010 sexual assault allegations against video coach Brad Aldrich has seen consequences for NHL GMs and coaches, and may yet see consequences for other executives. That’s also ramped up pressure on other sexual assault and sexual harassment investigations, including adding to the case for the NFL to release the report they commissioned on the Washington Football Team. And in soccer, the latest thing that’s led to is an intensified focus on MLS’ Vancouver Whitecaps.
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Ex-Whitecaps Women's Coach Hubert Busby Jr. Accused of Soliciting Sex From Player

Malloree Enoch said Hubert Busby Jr. attempted to solicit sex from her when she was a player and he was the head coach of the Vancouver Whitecaps women's team. The Associated Press (h/t Sportsnet) reported Enoch said Busby acted inappropriately toward her in 2010 and 2011, made her room with him on road trips and pressured her to have sex with him. She also said Dan Lenarduzzi, who was the team's soccer development director, did not take immediate action when she told him about the behavior.
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