NFL takes over Washington Football Team probe

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Taking over sites of the investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct and harassment inside the Washington football team organization, double duty O. P has learned. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and team owner Dan Snyder barely spoke about the decision Late last night. The NFL will now oversee an independent investigation into allegations of sexual Harassment, exploitation and misconduct made by former employees of Washington's football team against owner Dan Snyder and his staff. An NFL source says the league retained investigator Beth Wilkinson and the NFL commissioner made Snyder aware of the step late Thursday. However, Snyder claims it was he and wife Tanya's idea, tto let the league assume oversight to ensure its integrity. Quote. I appreciate Commissioner Goodell agreeing to our suggestion attorneys Debra Katz and Lisa Banks who represent more than 15, former team employees who detailed their allegations in a Washington Post article. Say they've had productive talks with league and have learned the NFL has secured a critical agreement from the team to release employees or former employees from any non disclosure agreement so they can speak with investigators.

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