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Public Outraged as Sexual Assault Scandal Rocks Hockey Canada

Canada’s ice hockey governing body has “lost the confidence” of Canadians, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said. Hockey Canada admitted to secretly using membership fees to settle numerous sexual assault claims, including a high-profile allegation against eight players on its 2018 U-20 team. The public has called for new leadership, and sponsors like Nike have severed support. Here’s more on the scandal roiling a nation where hockey is often seen as a rite of passage.

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Public Outraged as Sexual Assault Scandal Rocks Hockey Canada
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