Dealing with Referee Maltreatment


Maltreatment Rule

How to remove someone from the arena

TImes When "it" happened

Call the Penalty

Stripes not worth the Strife, By Dan Lett

"We need to treat referee harassment like any other penalty in the rulebook—just call it if it qualifies as an impact penalty. We are not there to be a nice guy or apply fancy conflict resolution in dealing with harassment. Instead, start with a minor penalty then add on more severe penalties if the harassment does not stop..." (Excerpt used with permission from #therefbook)

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