Senators Propose New Bill Following USA Gymnastics Scandal
The Respect for Child Survivors Act aims to eradicate the failures that occurred during the USA Gymnastics-Larry Nassar scandal in 2015, which the FBI took an entire year to handle.
Larry Nassar Loses Last Appeal in Sexual Assault Scandal
The Michigan Supreme Court has rejected a final appeal from sports doctor Larry Nassar, who was sentenced to decades in prison for sexually assaulting gymnasts, including Olympic medalists.
Nassar Victims, Including Simone Biles, Seek More Than $1B in Suit Against FBI
Approximately 90 young women filed federal tort claims against the FBI Wednesday seeking more than $1 billion in damages for the bureau’s alleged mishandling of its investigation into sexual abuse claims against former U.S. Olympic team doctor Larry Nassar.
Biles, Raisman Among Victims Seeking $1B-Plus From FBI for Failing to Stop Nassar
Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles and dozens of other women who say they were sexually assaulted by Larry Nassar are seeking more than $1 billion from the FBI for failing to stop the now convicted sports doctor when the agency first received allegations against him, lawyers said Wednesday.
No Charges for Agents in Botched Larry Nassar Probe
The U.S. Justice Department said will not pursue criminal charges against former FBI agents who failed to quickly open an investigation of sports doctor Larry Nassar.
DOJ Again Declines to Charge Former FBI Agents in Nassar Case After New Review
Indianapolis-based USA Gymnastics told FBI agents in 2015 that three gymnasts said they were assaulted by Larry Nassar. But the FBI did not open a formal investigation or inform federal or state authorities in Michigan, according to the inspector general’s report.
13 Nassar Victims Seeking $130M From FBI Over Bungled Probe
Thirteen sexual assault victims are seeking $10 million each from the FBI.
Report on Larry Nassar's Abuse Calls for Changes To Protect Athletes
The U.S. Olympic Committee is “less focused on athlete well-being and more focused on winning,” says Marci Hamilton, chair of the Game Over Commission. She joined LX News to talk about the commission’s recent report, which says the current business of sports places athletes at risk of abuse.
USA Gymnastics, USOPC Reach $380M Settlement With Victims
USA Gymnastics and the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee have reached a $380 million settlement with hundreds of victims of sexual abuse