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Italian IOC Member Charged With Cheating

June 18, 2006

Franco Carraro (ATR) (ATR) Italy's senior International Olympic Committee member, Franco Carraro is now facing charges of sports cheating. He's been indicted in a national soc...

Drut Surprised at Amnesty Reaction

June 02, 2006

Suspended IOC member Guy Drut has heard plenty this week about his amnesty. (ATR) (ATR) One week after French President Jacques Chirac quietly signed an amnesty that could all...

Irish Olympics Leader O'Flanagan, 86

May 30, 2006

Kevin O'Flanagan. (IOC) (ATR) Services were held Monday in Dublin for Kevin O'Flanagan, IOC member from Ireland for 19 years and a physician known for his work in sport and re...

French IOC Member Still Faces Ethics Review

May 28, 2006

Rogge on Guy Drut: "I don't want to anticipate results".(ATR) (ATR) IOC President Jacques Rogge tells Around the Rings that what happens next with suspended member from France...

Amnesty for Olympics Leader Attacked

May 26, 2006

Guy Drut's presidential amnesty is causing political friction in France. (ATR) (ATR) Two days after Around the Rings was first to report IOC member Guy Drut of France received...

French Olympics Leader To Escape IOC Rebuke

May 24, 2006

Guy Drut waits for word from the IOC on the lifting of his suspension. (ATR) (ATR) IOC member and Olympics gold medalist Guy Drut apppears likely to avoid expulsion over his c...

Changes for Olympics Commissions

May 06, 2006

IOC President Jacques Rogge made 358 commission appointments. (ATR) (ATR) A new Audit Committee as well as a commission for the 2009 Olympic Congress are among the major chang...

Monaco IOC Member at North Pole

April 19, 2006

Prince Albert II at the North Pole. (Palais Princier de Monaco) (ATR) Prince Albert II has become the first IOC member to reach the North Pole in a trek this week across the i...

Olympic Sports Program: Majority Rule

April 07, 2006

Rogge arrives Friday at his press conference in Seoul following this week’s Executive Board meeting. (ATR) (ATR) IOC President Jacques Rogge says he believes using a simple ma...

IOC Wrap Up: Austrians, Korea TV Rights

April 06, 2006

IOC meetings in Seoul wrap-up Friday. (ATR) (ATR) The IOC says an inquiry into the Austrian ski team at the Turin Olympics is waiting for the results of other investigations b...

Olympic Cities to Choose New Sports?

April 05, 2006

Summer sports federation president Denis Oswald and IOC President Jacques Rogge in Seoul. (ATR) (ATR) Summer Olympic cities could choose some of the sports for their Games und...

IOC Hopes Olympics Unifies Korea

April 05, 2006

Rogge is in Seoul through Friday. (ATR) (ATR) IOC President Jacques Rogge says the IOC is ready to do all it can for a unified team from the Koreas in the 2008 Olympics. "This...