An independent investigation will look into former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar’s serial sexual abuse, the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) announced on Friday, after widespread calls from athletes and public officials for greater scrutiny of the institutions that many say enabled his years of assaulting young women.
Survivors and their families say they knew about his abuse but tried to cover it up.
The head of USA Gymnastics told the U.S. Olympic Committee’s chief security officer of accusations against former gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar nearly a year before the public found out.
The father of three girls sexually abused by Larry Nassar lunged at the former USA Gymnastics doctor in court. The man addressed the judge just prior to the attack. “I would ask you to as part of the sentencing to grant me five minu...
Over 265 young girls and women have accused former USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University team doctor Larry Nassar of sexual abuse under the guise of medical treatment.