Wednesday, 26 January 2022

Tag Archives: Larry Nassar

USA Gymnastics files for bankruptcy after sex-abuse scandal

WASHINGTON: The embattled organization filed a Chapter 11 bankruptcy petition in an effort to reach settlements in the dozens of sex-abuse lawsuits it faces and to avoid its potential demise at the hands of the U.S. Olympic Committee. USA Gymnastics filed the petition in Indianapolis, where it is based. It ...

Read More »

US gymnastics coaching duo says doctor’s sex abuse surprised them

(Photo: Reuters/Rebecca Cook) NEW YORK: The coaching couple who helped turn the U.S. women’s gymnastics team into a global powerhouse said in a TV interview aired on Friday that they knew nothing about the alleged sexual assaults by team doctor Larry Nassar at their training camp. Nassar is serving a ...

Read More »

Larry Nassar hearing halts as father lunges at disgraced doctor

MICHIGAN: A father whose three daughter’s say they were sexually abused by Larry Nassar lunged at the disgraced former USA Gymnastics doctor in a Michigan courtroom, bringing his sentencing hearing to an abrupt halt while the order was restored. The disruption came on the last day of victim impact statements ...

Read More »

US doctor gets 175 years in jail for abusing more than 150 girls

LANSING, Michigan: A former USA Gymnastics team doctor has been sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison for sexually abusing over 150 young girls under the guise of medical treatment. More than 150 women and girls accused Larry Nassar of a pattern of serial abuse dating back two decades. ...

Read More »