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Gymnastics Federation, the United States filed a statement for a recognition its bankrupt. This was reported on the website of the organization.
The Federation has been faced with serious financial difficulties because of the sexual scandal surrounding former national team doctor Larry Nassar. It is noted that insurance will cover lawsuits filed against the organization. It is noted that the bankruptcy will not prevent the Federation to continue to support athletes and to continue its work.
Nassar in January was sentenced to 175 years in prison. He was found guilty of sexual harassment gymnasts of team USA. The accusations against him have nominated more than 140 athletes, including Olympic Champions Simon Bails, Alexander, Raisman, Gabrielle Douglas and Makalu Maroni. Most of the victims were minors.
In July it was reported that in prison, Nassar was beaten by a group of prisoners. This happened immediately after he was transferred from solitary confinement to the General.
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