East High Parent OK With No Charges In 'Forced Splits' CaseVideo captured over the summer showed eight East High School cheerleaders crying out in agony and repeatedly asking their coach to stop.
DA: No Charges For Coach In 'Forced Splits' CaseDenver's district attorney won't file charges in the case of cheerleaders who were forced into doing painful splits during practice.
Principal Out After 'Painfully Clear' Investigation On 'Forced Splits'Tom Boasberg confirmed, as a result of the controversy, Mendelsberg retired and Porter resigned.
Principal Retires After Investigation Into Cheerleader 'Forced Splits'After a month-long investigation into “forced splits” at East High School, attorneys determined that school officials did not do enough to protect cheerleaders from physical and emotional harm.
Protesters Want 'Forced Splits' Principal ReinstatedProtesters want East High School's principal reinstated after he was placed on leave as part of an investigation into cheerleaders forced to do the splits.
'What Happened Was Wrong': Cheer Coach Behind Forced Splits Fired From DPSDenver Public Schools Superintendent Tom Boasberg says that the district was "wrong not to have acted in June" when some East High School employees learned of forced splits.
Cheer Video Shows Girls Forced Into Splits, Police InvestigateVideos showing East High School cheerleaders forced into the splits are now at the center of a police investigation.
Videos Show School Cheerleaders Forced Into SplitsCheerleading coaches and school administrators are on leave, and the police are investigating, after videos show high school cheerleaders screaming in pain while being pushed into splits during practice.