Larry Nassar wasn’t arrested until the fall of 2016 during an investigation by police at Michigan State University, where he was a doctor.
The 54-year-old is accused by more than 265 women -- including Olympians, gymnasts, and collegiate athletes -- of molesting them over a more than two-decade career.
The FBI became aware of Nassar in July 2015 when it was contacted by USA Gymnastics, which trains athletes for the Olympics.
Randall Margraves was blocked by an attorney, tackled by sheriff's deputies and hauled out of court yesterday. He later apologised, saying he had lost control.
Michigan Judge admonishes victims' dad who charged at disgraced former US sports doctor Larry Nassar in court
Randall Margraves was blocked by an attorney, tackled by sheriff's deputies and hauled out of court. He later apologized, saying he had lost control.
Nassar, 54, worked at Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics, the governing body that also trains Olympians. He was sentenced Jan. 24 to 40 to 175 years in prison.
The father of three sexual abuse victims lunged at Larry Nassar in court Friday, bringing the former USA Gymnastics doctor's final sentencing hearing to an abrupt halt while order was restored.
Disgraced gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar is expected to hear from more victims who say he molested them when his third and final sentencing hearing resumes.
Earlier this month, the 54-year-old Nassar was sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison for abusing girls at his Michigan State University clinic.
Nassar, a former Michigan State employee, was sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison for molesting young girls and women under the guise of medical treatment.
The organisation's decision is in the wake of the Larry Nassar's sex abuse scandal and to comply with US Olympic Committee requirements to avoid decertification.
The audience in the courtroom gallery gasped and groaned upon hearing some of the doctor's comments.
Many confronted Nassar face to face in the Michigan courtroom, describing abuse in his home, at his Michigan State University office and while he worked for USA Gymnastics, which trains Olympians.
Nassar was sentenced to 40 to 175 years in jail for criminal sexual conduct -- adding to a previous child pornography conviction of 60 years.
Michigan State University, where Nassar assaulted young gymnasts and other athletes, is under fire by victims, lawyers and lawmakers who want to know why he was able to get away with it for so long.
This comes after the sentencing of Nassar, who worked at Michigan State as a doctor and received 40 to 175 years in prison for molesting young girls and women under the guise of medical treatment.
More than 150 women and girls accused Nassar of a pattern of serial abuse dating back two decades.
The gymnast demanded an independent probe after several teammates including her spoke out against Nassar who has pleaded guilty to 10 counts of criminal sexual conduct.
Jordyn Wieber publicly revealed that she had been sexually abused by ex-USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar at his sentencing hearing.
More than 100 victims have accused Nassar of sexual assault under the guise of medical treatment, including members of the Olympic gold-medal winning gymnastics team.