Larry Nassar

Morgan McCaul speaks to MSU Trustees photo
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The MSU Board of Trustees meeting today saw an hour of public comment, with protesters loudly and repeatedly criticizing the board and interim President John Engler.


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The Michigan State University Board of Trustees will meet again today. The top item on the Trustees agenda is setting housing and dining plan pricing for the 2018-19 academic year.


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File Photo / WKAR-MSU

State lawmakers want to hit universities in their pocketbooks if they don’t follow certain sexual assault policies. 


Michigan State University outdoor sign
File photo / WKAR-MSU

The MasterCard Foundation says it will stop supporting programs with Michigan State University as the school deals with fallout from a former sports doctor convicted of molesting athletes.

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Michigan lawmakers voted Thursday to threaten a 10 percent state funding cut for any university that fails to comply with proposed new requirements prompted by the Larry Nassar sexual assault case at Michigan State.

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Michigan universities might have to report all campus sexual assaults to their governing boards.


MSU Students Organize Take Back The Night Event

Apr 10, 2018
Tess Nurenberg (L) and Jamie Tomlinson inthe MSU Student Union
Katie Cook / WKAR-MSU

Take Back the Night is a national movement with the mission of ending sexual, relationship, and domestic violence in all forms. WKAR’s Katie Cook went to the MSU Student Union to talk with organizers of this year’s Take Back the Night on campus.

 


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A Michigan State University student is suing the school for how she says she was treated after she reported being raped by three MSU basketball players in 2015.


On this edition of Current State: Michigan lawmakers findings on MSU/Nassar; the "seduction of an unmarried woman law" in Michigan; Personal memories of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.; Preparing for Severe Weather Season and getting rid of stink bugs!

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Katie Cook / WKAR

Michigan lawmakers said Thursday that they will introduce more proposals stemming from the fallout of the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal that they say has highlighted failures by his former employer, Michigan State University.

Dr. Suresh Mukherji, chief medical officer of the MSU HealthTeam
MSU Dept. of Radiology website

Michigan State University cleared the chairman of its radiology department of wrongdoing after he was suspended during the fallout over imprisoned former sports doctor Larry Nassar, who has admitted to molesting athletes.

Nassar with bailiff
Katie Cook / WKAR-MSU

Michigan State University spent roughly $500,000 for a public relations firm in January to track media coverage and social media activity related to the case of disgraced former sports doctor Larry Nassar, a newspaper reported Wednesday.

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Michigan Attorney General

Former Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine dean William Strampel, Larry Nassar’s former boss, was charged today with misconduct in office, criminal sexual conduct, and two counts of neglect of duty.

 

One attorney who represents over 100 Nassar survivors has received letters and phone calls over the past 14 months about Strampel's conduct. WKAR’s Katie Cook has more.


Cheyna Roth / MPRN

A Michigan State University dean who supervised convicted serial molester Larry Nassar is denying criminal charges against him. Capitol correspondent Cheyna Roth reports.


MSU Athletics, MPR, DeShaun Tate

William Strampel; Cheyna Roth; Frozen Four; Neil Koepke; Frozen Four; College Hockey; NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament; Final Four; DeShaun Tate 


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