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(MPRN-Lansing) Lawmakers in Lansing say a settlement between Michigan State University and survivors of Larry Nassar doesn’t mean their quest for justice is over. 

MSU May Settle Nassar Lawsuits for $500 Million

May 16, 2018
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Michigan State University has reached a possible settlement with more than 300 victims of sexual assault. The lawsuit stems from the university’s handling of former MSU sports doctor Larry Nassar, who sexually assaulted his patients for years under the guise of treatment.

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(MPRN-Lansing) Legislation to lengthen the amount of time victims of sexual assault have to file complaints continues to get pushback. 

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(MPRN-Lansing) There are new developments in the criminal case against a former dean of Michigan State University. A judge says two women cannot testify against William Strampel at a crucial hearing in June. 

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(MPRN-East Lansing) A former dean at Michigan State University is scheduled for a criminal hearing in May. That’s to see if there’s enough evidence against him to go forward with charges of misconduct of a public official, criminal sexual conduct in the fourth degree, and two separate charges of willful neglect of duty.