USA Gymnastics

Dozens assaulted by disgraced US sports doctor Larry Nassar while FBI knew about allegations 

The FBI became aware of Nassar in July 2015 when it was contacted by USA Gymnastics, which trains athletes for the Olympics.

published on : 4th February 2018

Larry Nassar sex scandal hearing focused on Michigan gymnastics club to resume

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.

published on : 2nd February 2018

Full USA Gymnastics directors board to quit over Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal

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.

published on : 27th January 2018

USA gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar's letter to judge elicits groans, gasps in packed courtroom

The audience in the courtroom gallery gasped and groaned upon hearing some of the doctor's comments.

published on : 25th January 2018

Michigan State doctor Larry Nassar deemed 'serial' sex abuser; investigations ongoing

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.

published on : 25th January 2018

USA gymnastics assault case: Larry Nassar, a sexual predator disguised as a healer

Nassar was sentenced to 40 to 175 years in jail for criminal sexual conduct -- adding to a previous child pornography conviction of 60 years.

published on : 25th January 2018

The Larry Nassar scandal is far from over despite the 175-years jail sentence

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.

published on : 25th January 2018

Michigan State President resigns in wake of Larry Nassar scandal

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.

published on : 25th January 2018

US Olympic gymnastics star Raisman demands probe of Larry Nassar abuse

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.

published on : 20th January 2018

USA Gymnastics won't enforce Maroney sexual abuse gag order

The 22-year-old had been warned she could be fined $100,000 if she spoke about her abuse at the hands of disgraced former team doctor Larry Nassar under the terms of a non-disclosure agreement.

published on : 18th January 2018

US Gymnastics sexual assault: "Are you remorseful," survivor asks Larry Nassar

According to the Michigan Attorney General's Office, as many as 88 women and girls are expected to deliver victim impact statements.

published on : 17th January 2018

#MeToo: US Olympic gymnastics superstar Simone Biles says she was abused by team doctor Larry Nassar

In a statement posted on Twitter, Biles said she had wrestled with her decision to go public with her story since the scandal broke.

published on : 16th January 2018

US gymnast McKayla Maroney files lawsuit after deal for sexual abuse silence: reports

Manley said Maroney made the deal at a time when she was traumatized by the news Nassar had sexually abused dozens of other gymnasts.

published on : 21st December 2017