Sports impacted by sexual abuse cases

The fallout continues from disgraced doctor Larry Nassar's molestation of young athletes within USA Gymnastics, including the resignation of the governing body's entire board of directors. Several sports have been impacted by sexual misconduct and abuse cases involving authority figures and children in the past decade. Among them:

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Senate set to pass bill in response to sports doctor scandal

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is poised to respond to the sex abuse scandal involving sports doctor Larry Nassar by approving legislation that requires governing bodies for amateur athletics to quickly report claims of abuse to law enforcement.

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  • Written by By RICHARD LARDNER, Associated Press