Larry Nassar

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U.S. prosecutors asked a judge Wednesday to order the Federal Bureau of Prisons to transfer all money in Larry Nassar’s prison account — about $2,000 — to help provide restitution to five victims as part of his 60-year child porn sentence.

U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin, D-Holly, speaks at a town hall in 2019
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U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (D-Holly) is asking for a private brefing from the Federal Bureau of Investigation about the agency's handling of the Larry Nassar sexual abuse case.


Watchdog: FBI Greatly Mishandled Nassar-USA Gymnastics Case

Jul 14, 2021
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The FBI made numerous serious errors in investigating sexual abuse allegations against former USA Gymnastics national team doctor Larry Nassar and didn’t treat the case with the “utmost seriousness,” the Justice Department’s inspector general said Wednesday. The FBI acknowledged conduct that was “inexcusable and a discredit” to America’s premier law enforcement agency.

Bo Schembechler
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Claressa Shields stunned the fight world, getting a third round TKO in her MMA debut last night. Also, the show addresses the press conference of Matt Schembechler, son of famed Michigan football coach Bo Schembechler, who detailed abuse by former doctor Robert Anderson. 


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Two more people have pleaded guilty to defrauding a fund set up by Michigan State University for the treatment of survivors of Larry Nassar’s sexual abuse.

Michigan State University trustees heard criticism today from sexual assault survivors and their families over MSU’s decision not to hand over 6,000 documents related to the Larry Nassar case to the Attorney General’s office.


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There’s been a guilty plea in connection with fraudulent claims to a fund set up by Michigan State University for the treatment of sexual assault survivors.


Convicted sex offender Larry Nassar is again appealing the prison sentence he got from Ingham County Circuit Judge Rosemarie Aquilina in 2018, this time, to the Michigan Supreme Court.


Michigan State University spartan tiles
Michigan State University

A more than year-long investigation by the Lansing State Journal found at least 11 university employees who violated its sexual misconduct policy were still affiliated with the school.

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Some advocates for survivors of sexual assault say an investigation by the Lansing State Journal into the way Michigan State University disciplined employees for sexual misconduct demonstrates a systemic problem at the university.


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