In a Follow-Up Article, Program Director Quoted Again in Indianapolis Star Regarding USA Gymnastics' Failure to Report
Shelley Haymaker, an Indiana attorney who represents abused and neglected children in court cases and is familiar with reporting laws, criticized USA Gymnastics' handling of the situation. “Nowhere in the statute does it say to hire your own investigator,” she said. “It says to report immediately." Furthermore, Haymaker as well as other experts have told IndyStar that such investigations are best handled by law enforcement experts, not by organizations that might have a conflict of interest or whose investigation might impede a subsequent criminal investigation. Click here to read the full article.