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Fleury urges tougher penalties for sexual abusers

Updated: December 6, 2012, 12:34 PM ET
Associated Press

TORONTO -- Former NHL star Theo Fleury wants tougher penalties for sexual predators, saying Canada's justice system makes it a "Disneyland for pedophiles."

Fleury is a longtime advocate for victims of sexual abuse. He has launched a campaign demanding that the government strengthen sentences for those convicted of abusing children.

Fleury, a Stanley Cup winner and Olympic gold medalist, was sexually abused by disgraced hockey coach Graham James while playing for him in the 1980s. ...

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