Aly Raisman Sues USOC And USA Gymnastics, Alleges They Hid Nassar Abuse

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Aly's filing comes just days after the U.S. Olympic Committee announced chief executive Scott Blackmun was stepping down due to his struggle with prostate cancer, NBC News reports.

Moore, who now is a gymnast at the University of MI, joins the more than 260 women and girls who have told law enforcement that they were sexually abused by Nassar. Olympic Committee and Twistars Gymnastics, a Michigan-area club where Nassar treated injured gymnasts on a weekly basis.

USA Gymnastics is committed to doing everything we can to prevent this from happening again by making bold decisions and holding ourselves to the highest standards of care.

Raisin's complaint, filed in California, claims that she was molested at at Karolyi Ranch National Training Center in Texas, at competitions and during the London Olympics in 2012, per ABC News.

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Jacob Moore, a freshman on the MI gymnastics team, said in court documents that Nassar performed acupuncture on his pubic area in front of a female gymnast when both gymnasts were still minors.

Jacob Moore, a former member of the US junior team and now a gymnast at University of MI, said in a federal lawsuit filed Wednesday in MI that Nassar molested him in 2016, when he was 16 years old, according to multiple news outlets.

Nassar himself is also named as a defendant, as are former USA Gymnastics President Steve Penny and Chairman of the Board Paul Parilla.

"I refuse to wait any longer for these organizations to do the right thing. It is my hope that the legal process will hold them accountable". "No", she said during Nassar's sentencing in January.

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Jacob Moore, a freshman at the University of MI and a former member of the US Men's Junior National Gymnastics team, alleged that when he was 16-years-old, Nassar performed acupuncture on his genitals and exposed them to a girl who was also a minor, when he sought medical treatment.

Nassar pleaded guilty to 10 counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct past year. "Why isn't the USOC here right now?" she asked.

John Manly, Raisman's attorney, accuses the USOC and USA Gymnastics of a "conspiracy to silence victims and cover-up the largest child sex abuse scandal in history".

"It has become painfully clear that these organisations have no intention of properly addressing this problem".

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USA Gymnastics said that it informed the Federal Bureau of Investigation about the doctor in July 2015 after a complaint from a member of the national team, though the U.S. Olympic Committee says it did not know about allegations until 2016 when one victim went public in the Indianapolis Star.