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INDIANAPOLIS | Emails show deception by Nassar, USA Gymnastics

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Emails show USA Gymnastics in 2015 came up with false excuses to account for the absence of a sports doctor who had been accused of sexually assaulting female athletes. Larry Nassar suggested that USA Gymnastics tell people that he couldn’t attend two major events because he was sick or needed to focus … Continue reading INDIANAPOLIS | Emails show deception by Nassar, USA Gymnastics

LANSING, Mich | Michigan House changes Nassar bills after legal settlement

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan House on Tuesday scaled back legislation inspired by the Larry Nassar sexual assault scandal, dropping certain measures addressed by last week’s $500 million settlement between Michigan State University and hundreds of Nassar’s victims and revising the time limits that survivors of childhood abuse would have to sue. The House … Continue reading LANSING, Mich | Michigan House changes Nassar bills after legal settlement

DETROIT | $500M settlement in Nassar case won’t be shared equally

DETROIT (AP) — The $500 million settlement between Michigan State University and hundreds of Larry Nassar’s victims will be divided up after weighing many factors, including the date and victim’s age when the sexual assaults occurred and the impact it had on their lives, lawyers say. The school, where the sports doctor worked for nearly … Continue reading DETROIT | $500M settlement in Nassar case won’t be shared equally

LANSING, Mich. | Michigan State agrees to pay $500M to settle Nassar claims

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State University agreed to pay $500 million to settle claims from more than 300 women and girls who said they were assaulted by sports doctor Larry Nassar in the worst sex-abuse case in sports history, officials announced Wednesday. The deal surpasses the $100 million-plus paid by Penn State University to … Continue reading LANSING, Mich. | Michigan State agrees to pay $500M to settle Nassar claims

LANSING, Mich | The Latest: Gymnast who helped expose Nassar abuse grateful

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on a settlement between Michigan State University and victims of sports doctor Larry Nassar (all times local): 2:10 p.m. A victim credited with exposing serial sexual abuser Larry Nassar says she is grateful to have reached a legal settlement with Michigan State University that reflects the “incredible damage” that … Continue reading LANSING, Mich | The Latest: Gymnast who helped expose Nassar abuse grateful

LANSING, Mich | Michigan State and Nassar victims reach $500M settlement

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State University on Wednesday announced a $500 million settlement with more than 300 women and girls who said they were assaulted by sports doctor Larry Nassar in the worst sex-abuse case in sports history. The deal surpasses the more than $109 million that Penn State University paid to settle claims … Continue reading LANSING, Mich | Michigan State and Nassar victims reach $500M settlement