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Hockey Canada says players weren’t required to participate in assault investigation

When Hockey Canada hired an independent law firm in 2018 to investigate an alleged sexual assault by eight Canadian Hockey League players following a golf tournament and gala, the organization didn’t require players who attended the event to participate in its third-party investigation, a government hearing was told Monday.

Rick Westhead

Rick Westhead

Hockey Canada officials testify about settled lawsuit

The Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage heard from Hockey Canada's high-ranking officials and the Hockey Canada Foundation during an in-person meeting in Ottawa. The purpose of the meeting was to understand Hockey Canada’s actions around June 2018 sexual assault allegations that recently came to light, and to determine whether any public funds were used in the settlement that followed.

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Hockey Canada officials testify about settled lawsuit

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