In 1997, Boyce says she told then-head gymnastics coach Kathie Klages that Nassar had been digitally penetrating her during visits.
“She just couldn’t believe that was happening,” said Boyce, who is now 37.
That’s the truth.” The other officials who were allegedly made aware of the abuse were athletic trainers, assistant coaches, a university police detective and an official who is now MSU’s assistant general counsel.
The investigation found they missed multiple opportunities over a twenty year period to stop Nassar.
So far, 68 women have given statements during Nassar’s sentencing hearing, according to WZZM 13.
The Michigan Attorney General’s Office, which prosecuted Nassar, says it expects 105 women and girls to give victim-impact statements.
Two candidates for statewide office have also called for Simon’s resignation In a joint statement, the Senate leaders said, “In light of recent news, it is clear that the Michigan State University Board of Trustees should act swiftly to remove President Simon from her position at MSU.
The Senate has lost confidence in President Simon’s ability to lead one of our state’s finest universities.
Klages was the women’s gymnastics coach for 27 seasons and retired in February.
Sexual Violence means physical sexual acts (such as unwelcome sexual touching, sexual assault, sexual battery and rape) perpetrated against an individual without consent or against an individual who is incapable of giving consent due to that individual's use of drugs or alcohol, or disability.
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