sports doctor Larry Nassar

Mich | Ex-Michigan State coach latest charged amid Nassar fallout

LANSING, Mich — Michigan State University’s former head gymnastics coach is the latest person to be charged in the wake of the sexual abuse scandal surrounding ex-sports doctor Larry Nassar. Kathie Klages is accused of lying to an investigator in June, when she denied witnesses told her years ago about being sexually assaulted by Nassar. … Continue reading Mich | Ex-Michigan State coach latest charged amid Nassar fallout

LANSING, Mich | Ex-Michigan State gymnastics coach charged in Nassar case

LANSING, Mich.  — Former Michigan State gymnastics coach Kathie Klages was charged Thursday with lying to police amid an investigation into the school’s handling of sexual abuse complaints against former sports doctor Larry Nassar. The charges were announced by special independent counsel Bill Forsyth, who was appointed by the state attorney general to investigate the … Continue reading LANSING, Mich | Ex-Michigan State gymnastics coach charged in Nassar case

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

The Latest: Judge doesn’t believe Nassar can be reformed

HARLOTTE, Mich. /February 5, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the third and final sentencing hearing for disgraced former sports doctor Larry Nassar (all times local): 10:15 a.m. The judge who sentenced former doctor Larry Nassar to decades in prison for sexually abusing patients at an elite gymnastics club says the depth of his crimes … Continue reading The Latest: Judge doesn’t believe Nassar can be reformed

Nassar to receive final sentence in sexual assault scandal

CHARLOTTE, Mich.  /February 5, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Days of emotional testimony in two Michigan courtrooms are wrapping up with a final sentence for former sports doctor Larry Nassar, whose serial sexual abuse of girls and young women has shaken Michigan State University and elite sports associations. Nassar, 54, is returning to court Monday in Eaton … Continue reading Nassar to receive final sentence in sexual assault scandal