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Former U.S. gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar sentenced to 60 years in prison for child porn

Former U.S. gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar sentenced to 60 years in prison for child porn

A federal judge has sentenced Larry Nassar, the former Olympic team doctor accused of molesting dozens of young gymnasts and other athletes, to 60 years in prison on a separate child pornography charge.

The 54-year-old Nassar has pleaded guilty to additional molestation crimes in state court and faces sentencing in those criminal cases next month.

A number of famous U.S. gymnasts, including McKayla Maroney, Aly Raisman and Gabby Douglas, have said that Nassar assaulted them under the guise of providing medical treatments.

“He abused my trust, he abused my body and he left scars on my psyche that may never go away .… He needs to be behind bars so he will never prey upon...

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