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May 17, 2018 6:57 AM Michigan State to Pay Victims of Larry Nassar Abuse $500 Million

Former doctor of the U.S. women's national gymnastics team was sentenced on sex-abuse charges Michigan State University agreed to pay $500 million to more than 300 victims of sexual abuse by Larry Nassar, the sports-medicine doctor it employed, a sum that is among the largest for victims of abuse and leaves unclear the future financial path for one of the nation’s 73

May 17, 2018 3:00 AM ESPN to honor sexual abuse victims who spoke out against Nassar at this year’s ESPY Awards

Former gymnasts who say they were sexually assaulted by Larry Nassar seek new laws to hold abusers, and those who enable abuse, accountable. ESPN announced on Wednesday that the hundreds of sexual assault survivors that spoke out against former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar will be honored with the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at this year’s ESPY Awards 53

May 2, 2018 10:02 AM Karolyis Seek Protection From Lawsuits in Larry Nassar Scandal

Gymnastics coaches want USOC, USA Gymnastics to cover costs in sexual-abuse litigation Gymnastics coaches Bela and Martha Karolyi filed suit Tuesday against USA Gymnastics and the U.S. Olympic Committee, saying they are owed indemnification for legal costs in the fallout of the Larry Nassar sexual-abuse scandal. The Karolyis also say they are victims 43

April 23, 2018 2:14 PM McKayla Maroney says she reported Larry Nassar abused her while she was ‘naked on a bed’

McKayla Maroney recalled being “naked on a bed” while Larry Nassar was laying on top of her and molesting her inside a hotel room in 2011 — an incident the gymnast said she reported to her coach and teammates. The Olympic gold medalist, who retired from gymnastics in 2016, told NBC’s “Dateline” she thought she “was going to die” when she was being sexually 69

March 27, 2018 2:00 PM Larry Nassar's Michigan State Boss Arrested & Jailed, Faces Felony Charge

12:35 PM PT -- William Strampel bonded out, and is no longer in custody. 11:50 AM PT -- Strampel appeared before a judge in East Lansing, Michigan where bond was set at $25K. As a bond condition, Strampel is not permitted to travel out-of-state. He's also not allowed to contact alleged victims or witnesses in his case. Larry Nassar's longtime boss at Michigan 83

March 20, 2018 3:53 AM Larry Nassar’s Boss at Michigan State Said in 2016 That He Didn’t Believe Sex Abuse Claims

Dean’s comments shed light on culture at Michigan State during Nassar’s tenure Larry Nassar’s longtime boss at Michigan State University told a group of students and administrators in the fall of 2016 that he did not believe female patients who alleged repeated sexual abuse by the former U.S. national gymnastics team doctor, according to two people who said they heard 23

March 2, 2018 4:33 PM First male gymnast accuses Larry Nassar of sexual abuse

An 18-year-old university athlete has become the first male gymnast to say in a lawsuit that he was abused by convicted pedophile Larry Nassar. Jacob Moore alleged as part of a joint civil lawsuit that Nassar touched his genitals under the guise of treating his shoulder injury with acupuncture. The court filing came on the same day an Olympic gold medalist 84

March 1, 2018 12:43 AM U.S. Olympic Committee Chief Resigns in Wake of Sexual-Abuse Scandal

Scott Blackmun is stepping down as USOC chief executive amid criticism of the association’s response to allegations of sexual abuse at USA Gymnastics U.S. Olympic Committee chief executive Scott Blackmun is resigning, the USOC announced Wednesday, a move that comes in the wake of sharp criticism of the association’s handling of a sexual-abuse scandal 63

February 14, 2018 12:35 AM Randy Margraves will not be charged for trying to attack Larry Nassar in court

CHARLOTTE, Mich. -- No charges will be filed against a man who tried to attack former sports doctor Larry Nassar in a Michigan courtroom. Eaton County prosecutor Douglas Lloyd said Nassar and his attorneys didn't want charges brought against Randy Margraves. Lloyd says he gave those views "considerable weight" because Nassar and his attorneys were potential 61

February 13, 2018 7:06 PM Jared Fogle Thinks He Got Screwed and Larry Nassar Got Leniency

Jared Fogle might have his most ridiculous legal argument yet for a judge to undo his plea deal -- and Larry Nassar is his exhibit A. Fogle filed docs seeking to withdraw his guilty plea, and focuses on one of his many charges ... traveling for the purpose of engaging in illicit sex. He points out Dr. Nassar did NOT get slapped with this charge, and Fogle 61