UPDATE: Wednesday, January 24
Judge rules Ex USA Gymnastics Doctor, Larry Nassar 175 year sentence in prison for sexual assault. This was the result of a seven day hearing that had Nassar listen to over 160 women publicly confront him about his abusive actions. Judge Rosemarie Aquilina was not sympathetic in her sentencing .
“It is my honor and privilege to sentence you. Because sir, you do not deserve to walk outside of a prison ever again,” Aquilina said.
Over 140 women have filled lawsuits against Nassar, and over 160 testified against him in court.
“Your decision to assault was precise, calculated, manipulative, devious, despicable,” Aquilina said. “I don’t have to add words because you survivors have said all of that and I don’t want to repeat it. You can’t give them back their innocence, their youth.”
Sentencing from December 8, 2017
On Thursday morning a federal judge declared former gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar a threat to children. The 54 year old was sentenced 60 years in prison on child pornography charges.
Nassar is still awaiting sentecing for 10 accounts of sexual assult from the many accusations. Many women had accused Nassar of inapproprate behavior from Michigan State University and the U.S. Olympic team.
According to an ESPN article on the sentencing, the FBI found 37,000 illegal pornographic images on an external hard drive in a curbside trash bin near his Holt, Michigan home.