Top 10 things you need to know about the Larry Nassar scandal
- The fallout from the Larry Nassar scandal has been very intense and emotional. Here are the top 10 things you need to know about the issue.
With disgraced former USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University physician Larry Nassar finally behind bars after sexually assaulting more than 260 people, many of whom female gymnasts, under the guise of medical treatment for roughly two decades, let's have a look at the top 10 things you need to know about this scandal.
For starters, here is some background information before we get to these top 10 things. Nassar was arrested in December of 2016, and he was sentenced to 60 years in federal prison this past December on three child pornography charges.
In January, he was sentenced to between 40 and 175 years in state prison on seven sexual assault charges before he was sentenced to between an additional 40 and 125 years in state prison on three more sexual assault charges in February.
Here are the top 10 things you need to know about this scandal in no particular order.