Latest News on Sexual Abuse In Sports
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May 18, 2019
Ohio State University team doctor sexually abused at least 177 male students over 20-year period, investigation findsAn Ohio State University team doctor sexually abused at least 177 male students over nearly two decades and was never disciplined at the US school despite reports of his actions.
Apr 01, 2019
Former Brazilian gymnastics coach accused of sexually abusing boys banned for life by national governing bodyFernando de Carvalho Lopes, a former coach of Brazil's national gymnastics squad accused of sexually abusing dozens of boys has been banned for life.
Feb 14, 2019
Gymnastics Canada to conduct internal investigation after former coach acquited in sexual assault caseGymnastics Canada said it will proceed with an internal investigation after a former coach was found not guilty of sexual assault and sexual exploitation.
Jan 15, 2019
South Korean Olympic chief apologises for 'systematic flaw' which failed to prevent sexual assault of athletes by coachesThe head of South Korea's top sports body apologised for a litany of sexual assault cases between young athletes and their coaches.
Jan 09, 2019
South Korean double Olympic champion Shim Suk-hee accuses disgraced former coach Cho Jae-beom of sexual assaultArray
Dec 15, 2018
US Senate panel asks FBI to probe former US Olympic Committee chief over Larry Nassar sexual abuse caseThe 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.
Dec 13, 2018
Three sexual assault victims of former skiing coach Bertrand Charest suing Alpine Canada for neglectAlpine Canada said it was aware of the lawsuit and had been in ongoing discussions with Charest's victims and continued to support them to the best of its ability.
Dec 06, 2018
USA Gymnastics files for bankruptcy in aftermath of Larry Nassar abuse scandal; critics claim decision made to thwart investigatorsIn a statement on the organization's website, USA Gymnastics said it had filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in Indiana in order to settle lawsuits brought by Nassar's victims.
Mar 27, 2018
USA Gymnastics sexual abuse: Larry Nassar's former boss at Michigan State University arrestedNassar abused girls and young women under the guise of medical treatment and was sentenced to what will amount to life in prison.
Feb 09, 2018
US Olympic Committee back CEO Scott Blackmun despite calls for his resignation after Larry Nassar sex abuse scandalTwo US Senators have called for Blackmun to resign in the wake of a report saying Blackmun was contacted by USA Gymnastics officials about Nassar in July 2015, more than a year before the abuse allegations became public.