Amateur Athletic Union president Louis Stout make comments during a news conference at AAU headquarters, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. The Amateur Athletic Union announced Wednesday that two task forces established to independently review child safety protocols, policies and procedures will make their recommendations by February. The AAU announced the measures as a child sex abuse investigation dating back 30 years and centered on ex-president Robert “Bobby” Dodd progresses in Tennessee. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — The new president of the Amateur Athletic Union said Wednesday the organization will give complete access to two independent task forces established to review child safety protocols, policies and procedures in the wake of child sex abuse allegations against the AAU’s former president.
The AAU announced the measures at its headquarters near Orlando, Fla. as Memphis police investigate decades-old child molestation allegations against ex-president Robert “Bobby” Dodd.