Former Michigan State President Will Finally Stand Trial for Allegedly Lying to Police About Larry Nassar
She could wind up with a prison sentence of up to four years and a $5,000 fine.
Ford presented Sports Illustrated's Inspiration of the Year award to Rachael Denhollander, who brought the first of more than 160 allegations of sexual abuse against Larry Nassar.
In 1992, Erika Davis was 17, a virgin, and playing field hockey at Michigan State on a scholarship, when Nassar started to “groom” her for sexual abuse.
"Your truth does matter, you matter, and you are not alone."
“Give me one minute with that bastard.”
"We’re not going to hide it: We were deceived."
Critics say the university must bring in an outsider to recover from the Larry Nassar scandal
The quest to understand how Larry Nassar's serial abuse continued undetected for decades is far from over.
By encouraging so many victims to read their impact statements in full, Judge Rosemarie Aquilinia allowed her courtroom to become a space for catharsis. As one woman said: "We are Jane Does no more."
"I just signed your death warrant," Judge Rosemarie Aquilina said after reading the sentence.