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John Geddert Charges: What Is Human Trafficking?

7 hours ago   |   NY Times

Experts say the filing of human trafficking charges against John Geddert, who died on Thursday, could have major ramifications for future prosecutions of coaches in the...
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John Geddert Physically and Verbally Abused Gymnasts, Court Documents Reveal

10 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

John Geddert, head coach of the 2012 United States women's Olympic gymnastics team, physically and verbally assaulted his gymnasts throughout his career...
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17 British Gymnasts Allege Systemic Physical, Psychological Abuse by Coaches

10 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Seventeen former gymnasts, including three Olympians, have sent British Gymnastics a Letter Before Action stating their intent to take legal action against the organization...
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John Geddert's suicide raises ‘complex emotions,' USA Gymnastics president says

14 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

Li Li Leung shared hope that criminal prosecution of the former head coach of the Olympic team "would lead to some degree of resolution and justice."
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Suicide of disgraced Olympics coach John Geddert an ‘escape from justice,' former gymnast says

16 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

The death of former USA Gymnastics coach John Geddert, who killed himself after being charged with two dozen felonies Thursday, was an “escape from justice” and “traumatizing...
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For competition-starved U.S. gymnasts, Winter Cup will measure Olympic readiness

18 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

Tokyo hopefuls shake off the rust after months without competing.
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Ex-US Olympics gymnastics coach kills himself after abuse charges

1 day ago   |   Al Jazeera

John Geddert faced 24 charges, including sexual assault, human trafficking and running a criminal enterprise.
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Former U.S. Olympics Gymnastics Coach Dies by Suicide After Being Charged With Sex Crimes

1 day ago   |   Time   |   3 articles

A former U.S. Olympics gymnastics coach with ties to disgraced sports doctor Larry Nassar killed himself Thursday, hours after being charged with turning his Michigan gym into...
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US Olympic gymnastics coach who worked with abusive Dr. Nassar commits SUICIDE after being charged with sexual assault himself

US Olympic gymnastics coach who worked with abusive Dr. Nassar commits SUICIDE after being charged with sexual assault himself

1 day ago   |   RT   |   4 articles

John Geddert, who coached the US Gymnastics team to gold at the 2012 Olympics and worked with disgraced doctor Larry Nassar, has committed suicide after being charged with...
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How the Larry Nassar scandal has affected others

How the Larry Nassar scandal has affected others

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   4 articles

A former U.S. Olympics gymnastics coach's apparent suicide hours after being charged Thursday with crimes, including sexual assault, human trafficking and running a criminal...
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Wichita St lifts interim tag, gives Isaac Brown 5-year deal

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UFC Fight Night 186 video: Jairzinho Rozenstruik vs. Ciryl Gane faceoff

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