Aly Raisman says she was abused
(Reuters) Three time Olympic gold medallist Aly canada goose clearance Raisman said she was Canada Goose Outlet sexually abused by former USA Gymnastics team canada goose uk outlet physician Larry Nassar, according to an interview with CBS News program Minutes that will air on Sunday.
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The American gymnast is the most prominent athlete to come forward so far about Nassar, who is in canada goose black friday sale jail awaiting sentencing after pleading guilty to federal child pornography charges.
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I see these young girls that come up to me, and they ask for pictures or autographs, whatever it is. I just want to create change so that they never, ever have to go through this.
Nassar attorneys, Matt Newburg and Shannon Smith, each said that due to a gag order imposed they had no comment.
According to Minutes, more than 130 women, many of them former athletes, have filed civil lawsuits alleging that Nassar, who was involved with USA Gymnastics for nearly three decades before his tenure ended in 2015, sexually abused them under theguise Canada Goose sale of treating them for hip, back and other athletic injuries.
Nassar, canadian goose jacket once a team doctor for Olympians at USA Gymnastics and a Canada Goose Parka former employee at Michigan State University, has pled not guilty to charges of sexual assault.
The 23 year old Raisman was first treated by Nassar when she was 15. She details buy canada goose jacket the abuse allegations in a new book called that offers new insights into a scandal that goes to the highest level of her sport.
Raisman is the second member of the Five gymnasts who won a team gold at the 2012 London Olympics to allege abuse by Nassar, joining McKayla Maroney.
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Maroney, who could not be reached for comment, said last month on Twitter that Nassar abuse of her began when she was canada goose uk black friday 13 and was disguised as necessary treatment.
USA Gymnastics conducted a review of its procedures uk canada goose outlet for handling sexual misconduct issues following reports last year canada goose coats that the organization turned a blind eye to allegations.
Steve Penny resigned in March as head of USA Gymnastics and the federation adopted a number of reforms in June that it said will help to better prevent and respond to future cases canada goose of abuse.
USA Gymnastics, which this week announced Kerry Perry as the organization new president and chief executive, commended Canada Goose Jackets Raisman for uk canada goose coming forward.
are appalled by the conduct of which Larry Nassar is accused, and we are very sorry that any athlete cheap canada goose uk has been harmed during her or his gymnastics career, said cheap Canada Goose USA Gymnastics.
passion and concern for athlete safety is shared by USA Gymnastics.
Raisman, who is calling for major changes at USA Gymnastics, the national governing body for her Canada Goose Online sport, was asked in the interview why Nassar accusers did not speak up sooner.
are we looking Canada Goose Coats On Sale at why didn the girls speak up? Why not look at about the culture? said Raisman. did USA Gymnastics do, and Larry Nassar do, to manipulate these girls so much that they are so afraid to speak up.