Michigan State College’s former head gymnastics coach is the most recent particular person to be charged within the wake of the sexual abuse scandal surrounding ex-sports physician Larry Nassar.
Kathie Klages is accused of mendacity to an investigator in June, when she denied witnesses informed her years in the past about being sexually assaulted by Nassar.
She was criminally charged Thursday.
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Nassar was sentenced to many years in jail after tons of of girl and ladies mentioned the once-renowned gymnastics physician sexually abused them underneath the guise of medical therapy, together with whereas he labored for Michigan State and USA Gymnastics, which trains Olympians.
Quite a few folks have since been fired or compelled out of their jobs, together with the college’s president.
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The previous dean of the college’s osteopathic medication college, who had oversight of Nassar, is amongst these going through felony expenses.