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Is a coach allowed to punish an athlete who has a concussion?

Let's say an athlete sustains a concussion and a day or two later the athlete breaks a team rule. Is a coach allowed to punish him or is that illegal since he has a concussion?

Asked By: AC Stylin - 6/6/2010
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no and mike leach was wrong for doing so and payed for it with his job
Answered By: Alexander - 6/7/2010
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Are you talking about Mike Leach? If so he didn't punish him for the concusion, he punished him because he wasn't doing what was told to do If not- Yes, weither he's injured or not he still has to follow the teams guidlines
Answered By: RAIDERS FAN FOR LIFE! - 6/6/2010
 
Illegal as in go-to-jail? Not unless he committed a crime like assault in the process. I believe you're more thinking along the lines of it being ethical... More
Answered By: Rob B - 6/7/2010
 
Rob B is correct
Answered By: Ca$h Money!! - 6/7/2010
 
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