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The Latest: Nassar victims to get ESPYS courage award

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LANSING, Mich. - The Latest on a settlement between Michigan State University and victims of sports doctor Larry Nassar : 4:20 p.m. Larry Nassar's victims will receive the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at this year's ESPYS. The ESPN awards show honors the past year's best athletes and moments in sports. Alison Overholt, an ESPN vice president, says the women and girls who spoke out about how Nassar sexually abused them have shown "what it truly means to speak truth to power."
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Michigan State University Reaches $500 Million Settlement With Victims Of Larry Nassar

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Michigan State University has agreed to pay a $500 million settlement to 332 sexual abuse victims of the university's former sports doctor Larry Nassar.
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Michigan State University Reaches $500 Million Settlement with Larry Nassar Victims

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The university has been accused of trying to cover up the crimes of the former doctor for U.S.A. Gymnastics.
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Michigan State settles with 332 Nassar victims for $500,000,000

Michigan State settles with 332 Nassar victims for $500,000,000

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On Wednesday, after two days of closed-door hearings, Michigan State University announced that it had reached a $500,000,000 settlement with the 332 victims of Larry Nassar's abuse who have come forward.
Half a billion dollars is a staggering amount of money to comprehend, but it's important not to get too hung up on that number - the most important figure here is the fact that 332 people have come forward as victims of sexual abuse at the hands of a former doctor that MSU enabled for two decades.
And that's just the victims that we know about, for whom $425 million of this settlement will...
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Michigan State University Reaches $500 Million Settlement with Larry Nassar's Victims

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Michigan State University, which has been accused of protecting serial abuser Larry Nassar, has reached a $500 million settlement with 332 of his victims-women and girls who brought lawsuits against the university.
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Michigan State Reaches Settlement With 332 Larry Nassar Victims

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Michigan State University announced that it's reached a settlement with the 332 women and girls who say they were sexually assaulted by sports doctor Larry Nassar, NBC News reports .
Nassar treated campus athletes and young gymnasts at his Michigan State office and also worked for USA Gymnastics. Olympic gold medalists McKayla Maroney, Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman, and Jordan Wieber have all said they were assaulted by Nassar.
In the settlement, Michigan State agreed to pay a $500 million settlement to the victims. Nassar is already serving a sentence for his crimes, which also include the...
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