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Gymnast Maggie Nichols focused on separating sexual abuse from sport in aftermath of Larry Nassar scandal
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Gymnast Maggie Nichols focused on separating sexual abuse from sport in aftermath of Larry Nassar scandal

For all the work Maggie Nichols has put into becoming a world-class gymnast, some of her most important moments these days are coming far from the mat.

USA Gymnastics name former NBA vice president Li Li Leung as new CEO to help lead governing body past sex scandal
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USA Gymnastics name former NBA vice president Li Li Leung as new CEO to help lead governing body past sex scandal

USA Gymnastics on Tuesday named former National Basketball Association vice president Li Li Leung as its new chief executive officer to help the sport’s national governing body navigate the aftermath of a devastating sex abuse scandal.

US Senate panel asks FBI to probe former US Olympic Committee chief over Larry Nassar sexual abuse case
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US Senate panel asks FBI to probe former US Olympic Committee chief over Larry Nassar sexual abuse case

The move comes after a damning report said the USOC failed to react swiftly when first warned of allegations surrounding gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar in 2015.

USA Gymnastics' interim president Mary Bono resigns within four days of taking over after criticism from athletes
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USA Gymnastics' interim president Mary Bono resigns within four days of taking over after criticism from athletes

USA Gymnastics interim president Mary Bono resigned from her post, after a string of athletes questioned her decisions and her affiliations to the law firm that helped Larry Nassar cover-up his sexual abuse of athletes.

USA Gymnastics president Mary Bono under lens as athlete Aly Raisman questions link to Larry Nassar scandal cover-up
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USA Gymnastics president Mary Bono under lens as athlete Aly Raisman questions link to Larry Nassar scandal cover-up

Under fire USA Gymnastics interim chief Mary Bono has been criticised by high-profile athletes, who have questioned her connections to the law firm that covered up Larry Nassar's sexual abuse.

Kerry Perry resigns as USA Gymnastics CEO; under-fire body begins search for interim replacement
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Kerry Perry resigns as USA Gymnastics CEO; under-fire body begins search for interim replacement

USA Gymnastics chief executive Kerry Perry has resigned after just nine months, a statement said Tuesday, dealing another blow to the embattled governing body as it struggles to rebuild after the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal.

ESPYs 2018: Survivors of sexual abuse by gymnastics coach Larry Nassar receive Arthur Ashe Courage Award
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ESPYs 2018: Survivors of sexual abuse by gymnastics coach Larry Nassar receive Arthur Ashe Courage Award

Hundreds of survivors of sexual abuse by former USA Gymnastics team coach Larry Nassar received the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the 2018 ESPYs on Wednesday.

USA women's gymnastics chief Rhonda Faehn removed from post following Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal
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USA women's gymnastics chief Rhonda Faehn removed from post following Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal

Rhonda Faehn, who had run USA women's gymnastics since 2015, was no longer with the organisation, the sport's governing body said.

Scott Blackmun steps down as USOC CEO for health reasons in wake of Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal
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Scott Blackmun steps down as USOC CEO for health reasons in wake of Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal

Embattled United States Olympic Committee chief executive Scott Blackmun has stepped down following calls for his resignation in the wake of the USA gymnastics abuse scandal, it was confirmed on Wednesday.

Disgraced former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar transferred to high-security Arizona federal prison
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Disgraced former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar transferred to high-security Arizona federal prison

Former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar has been transferred to a high-security federal prison in Tucson, Arizona, after being convicted of molesting scores of young women who went to him for treatment, authorities said on Saturday.

Aly Raisman says ex-USA team coach John Geddert might have known about Larry Nassar's sexual abuse for years
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Aly Raisman says ex-USA team coach John Geddert might have known about Larry Nassar's sexual abuse for years

Olympic gold medallist Aly Raisman said on Thursday that former USA team coach John Geddert may have been aware of sexual abuse by Larry Nassar five years before the doctor's arrest.

Larry Nassar case: Disgraced USA Gymnastics doctor accused of abusing at least 265 females, judge says
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Larry Nassar case: Disgraced USA Gymnastics doctor accused of abusing at least 265 females, judge says

The number of women and girls now known to have been abused by Larry Nassar has risen to 265, a Michigan judge told a final sentencing hearing.

USA Gymnastics' entire board of directors to resign in wake of Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal
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USA Gymnastics' entire board of directors to resign in wake of Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal

The entire USA Gymnastics board of directors will resign in the wake of a sex abuse scandal, as part of the organization's decision Friday to comply with US Olympic Committee requirements to avoid decertification.

Former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar sentenced to up to 175 years in prison for decades of sexual abuse
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Former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar sentenced to up to 175 years in prison for decades of sexual abuse

Disgraced former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar was sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison on Wednesday after a week of raw emotional testimony by scores of women he sexually abused for years under the guise of medical treatment

Aly Raisman slams US Olympic Committee for failing to acknowledge its role in sexual abuse scandal
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Aly Raisman slams US Olympic Committee for failing to acknowledge its role in sexual abuse scandal

Raisman, who won Olympic team gold in 2012 and 2016 and the 2012 floor exercise crown, noted that the first allegations against Nassar came ahead of the Rio Olympics.

Aly Raisman blasts USA Gymnastics for failing to protect gymnasts from sexual abuse by Larry Nassar
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Aly Raisman blasts USA Gymnastics for failing to protect gymnasts from sexual abuse by Larry Nassar

Raisman called for an independent investigation into US gymnastics and Olympic officials who she said had the power to stop Nassar.

McKayla Maroney confronts ex-USA gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar in court, says he left scars that may never go away
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McKayla Maroney confronts ex-USA gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar in court, says he left scars that may never go away

McKayla Maroney told of the "scars" left by alleged sexual abuse by the former national team doctor Larry Nassar, as a report claimed officials at an American university long knew he was suspected of misconduct.

Kyle Stephens reveals abuse by ex-USA gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar led to her father's suicide
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Kyle Stephens reveals abuse by ex-USA gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar led to her father's suicide

One of the victims of USA Gymnastics team physician Larry Nassar, who pleaded guilty to molesting dozens of girls, on Tuesday blamed the disgraced doctor for her father’s suicide.

Rio Olympics gold medallist Simone Biles reveals she was sexually assaulted by USA team doctor Larry Nassar
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Rio Olympics gold medallist Simone Biles reveals she was sexually assaulted by USA team doctor Larry Nassar

Biles' teammates Aly Raisman, McKayla Maroney and Gabby Douglas are among the members of USA Gymnastics squads who have said they were sexually assaulted by Nassar.