A sexual assault victim of former sports doctor Larry Nassar confronted Michigan State University officials on Friday, alleging the school’s interim leader pressured her to accept a payoff to settle her lawsuit without her attorney present.
Two decades before the public learned of Larry Nassar’s abuse against several hundred gymnasts, 16-year-old Larissa Boyce made the first attempt to report him. Her coach at Michigan State University (MSU), who was also a friend of Nassar, quashed her claims. The unsympathetic coach interrogated […]
A number of parents who once sent their athlete children to former U.S. Olympic team doctor Larry Nassar have described how the physician convinced them he needed to carry out bodily invasive procedures in order to stop the pain their children were experiencing.
The young athletes who confronted Larry Nassar about molesting them at an elite Michigan gymnastics club saved some of their harshest words for a person who was not in the courtroom: an Olympic coach who for years sent teenage girls to see the now-disgraced doctor.
Michigan State University’s athletic director announced his retirement Friday, the second university official to step down this week amid sharp criticism of the school’s handling of sexual abuse allegations against disgraced former sports doctor Larry Nassar.
A disgraced Michigan sports doctor who admits he sexually assaulted female gymnasts and possessed child pornography pleaded guilty Wednesday in a third criminal case, acknowledging that he molested girls who sought treatment for injuries.