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Former USA Gymnastics doctor pleads not guilty to criminal sexual conduct; police investigating 50 complaints

Former USA Gymnastics doctor pleads not guilty to criminal sexual conduct; police investigating 50 complaints

A former USA Gymnastics doctor pleaded not guilty Tuesday to three counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct in his home with a girl under 13, charges that Michigan's attorney general said were the "tip of the iceberg" as authorities investigated about 50 complaints.

Larry Nassar, who was arrested Monday while running an errand at a tire store in the Lansing, Mich., area, was arraigned by video from jail. He was released after 10% of a $1-million bond was paid, more than two months after two gymnasts — including a member of the 2000 U.S. women's Olympic team — accused him of sexual abuse during medical treatments.

Also on Tuesday, a Detroit...

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