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  • USOC moves to shut down USA Gymnastics after Nassar ...

    Nov 5, 2018 | via China Daily 

    Larry Nassar, a former team USA Gymnastics doctor who pleaded guilty in November 2017 to sexual assault, listens to victims impact statements during his sentencing in the Eaton County Circuit Court in Charlotte, Michigan, US, on Jan 31, 2018. [Photo/Agencies] The US Olympic Committee took steps Monday to decertify USA Gymnastics as the governing body for the sport at the Olympic level, choosing the nuclear option for an organization that botched its own rebuilding attempt in the wake of a sex-abuse scandal involving former team doctor Larry Nassar.

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  • U.S. Olympic Committee seeks to shut down USA Gymnas...

    Nov 5, 2018 | via Los Angeles Times 

    Larry Nassar listens during his sentencing at Eaton County Circuit Court in Charlotte, Mich. on Feb. 5. Days after American gymnast Simone Biles concluded a historic performance at the world championships, the U.S. Olympic Committee announced it will seek to banish the national organization that oversees her sport.

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  • Another gymnastics official faces charge in Nassar f...

    Oct 18, 2018 | via Daily Journal/Sunday Journal 

    In this Feb. 5, 2018, file photo, Larry Nassar, former sports doctor who admitted molesting some of the nation's top gymnasts, appears in Eaton County Court in Charlotte, Mich. In a statement late Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, the Walker County district attorney's office in Huntsville, Texas, said that former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny has been arrested after a Texas grand jury indicted him, alleging he tampered with evidence in the sexual assault investigation of now-imprisoned gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar.

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  • Ex-USA Gymnastics head indicted

    Oct 18, 2018 | via WANE-TV Fort Wayne 

    In this Feb. 5, 2018, file photo, Larry Nassar, former sports doctor who admitted molesting some of the nation's top gymnasts, appears in Eaton County Court in Charlotte, Mich. HUNTSVILLE, Texas - Former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny was arrested Wednesday after a Texas grand jury indicted him, alleging he tampered with evidence in the sexual assault investigation of now-imprisoned gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar.

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  • Ex-USA Gymnastics head arrested on charges tied to L...

    Oct 18, 2018 | via CBS News 

    Former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny was arrested Wednesday after a Texas grand jury indicted him, alleging he tampered with evidence in the sexual assault investigation of now-imprisoned gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar . In a statement issued late Wednesday night, the Walker County district attorney's office in Huntsville, Texas, said Penny was arrested by a fugitive task force in Tennessee and awaits extradition to Texas.

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