Larry Nassar

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Michigan State University has begun the process to fire the supervisor of former sports doctor Larry Nassar.


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Michigan State University Trustees and Interim President John Engler tried to reassure the campus community today that they are working to improve how sexual assaults are handled. A protest group made up of students, faculty and staff wasn’t satisfied.


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Interim MSU President John Engler will lead his first regular meeting of the Board of Trustees on Friday.


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On Thursday, the Elections and Ethics committee in the Michigan House of Representatives will hear a bill that would allow the Governor to appoint the Boards of Trustees for Michigan State University, the University of Michigan and Wayne State University instead of being elected by the voters. 


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Faculty members at Michigan State University are claiming a moral victory.  By an overwhelming majority, the MSU Faculty Senate approved a Vote of No Confidence in the Board of Trustees. 

The statement carries no legal weight.  It’s not a mandate for the board to act, nor does it prompt the resignation or removal of any of the trustees.  However, MSU professors see their vote as a  symbolic show of force.

 


 

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USA Gymnastics, the U.S. Olympic Committee and Michigan State University have responded to initial inquiries from Congress regarding their handling of the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal.

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No charges will be filed against a man who tried to attack former sports doctor Larry Nassar in a Michigan courtroom.

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New developments continue to emerge in the fallout from the Larry Nassar sexual assault scandal that has rocked Michigan State University. 

 


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Disgraced Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics physician Larry Nassar is now at a federal prison in Arizona. 


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Interim MSU President John Engler has begun the process of revoking the tenure of former College of Osteopathic Medicine Dean William Strampel. Strampel stepped down for medical reasons in December, but remains on the faculty.

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Katie Cook / WKAR

A third committee in Congress is launching an investigation into the Larry Nassar scandal. 

Current Sports | February 8, 2018

Feb 8, 2018
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Michigan prosecutors aren't planning to bring additional sexual assault charges against imprisoned sports doctor Larry Nassar, even though abuse allegations are still being reported.

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John Engler has been interim president of Michigan State University for just two full days...but his appointment is already generating animosity.  On Tuesday, a student march on the Hannah administration building culminated with the delivery of a letter calling for Engler’s resignation.

 


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Former U.S. Olympic women's gymnastics team coach John Geddert is facing a criminal investigation after complaints were filed following the sentencing of disgraced ex-sports doctor Larry Nassar, who molested girls at Geddert's elite gymnastics club in Michigan.

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