Korean Olympics: North to South

Korean Olympics: North to South

By: Max Mittleman.

As the 2018 Olympics get underway, the relationship between North and South Korea is as much in the spotlight as are the athletes preparing for competition. What has changed in the thirty years since the last Olympics held on the Korean penninsula? 

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Banning Russia from 2018 Olympics after Doping Scandal: Legal Analysis and Ramifications

Banning Russia from 2018 Olympics after Doping Scandal: Legal Analysis and Ramifications

and Ramifications

By: Alexandra Stafford.

No Russian flag, no Russian anthem –the decision by IOC to ban Russia from the 2018 Winter Olympics shocked the sports community. An interesting legal analysis of the Olympic Charter, WADA, the appeals process of the Court of Arbitration for Sport, and Russia’s possible arguments.

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