US figure skating coach Richard Callaghan has effectively been handed a lifetime ban after being declared "permanently ineligible" following sexual misconduct involving a minor.
US Figure Skating has vowed to "continue to take proactive steps" to help prevent "harmful behaviour" and claimed it had acted on every reported incident of suspected sexual abuse following a series of allegations in the sport.
Former United States figure skater Adam Schmidt has filed a lawsuit against coach Richard Callaghan alleging sexual abuse between 1999 and 2001.
US Figure Skating have announced American Cruise Lines as the official sponsor of 2019 Skate America.
Olympic bronze medallist Ashley Wagner has claimed she was sexually assaulted by late figure skater John Coughlin when she was 17 years old.
US Figure Skating and HomeLight, a San Francisco-based technology company that pairs home buyers and sellers with agents and iBuyers, have extended their partnership.