Larry Nassar: The making of a monster who abused gymnasts for decades
An incredibly detailed piece on the rise and fall of Larry Nassar. If you want to understand better how a predator like Nassar operates, you need to read this piece. Predators like him groom not only the victims, but also their friends and colleagues.
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with this week's story on how Larry Nassar abused hundreds of women and girls and eluded justice for decades.
Reporters and editors in all three newsrooms worked on the story.
"My delay and discussion was: 'What’s going to happen to us when we start throwing accusations around about somebody as high-profile as this person?'"
"He groomed me for 28 years to help him commit sexual assault."
William Dale, MD/PhD
How he got away with it: The horrific case of Larry Nassur from US Gymnastics