Larry Nassar sits in court listening to victim impact statements before being sentenced by Judge Janice Cunningham at Eaton County Circuit Court in Michigan, US. Photograph: Scott Olson/Getty Images

Former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar was sentenced to an additional 40 to 125 years in prison in a Michigan courtroom on Monday for sexually abus(...)

Victim Rachael Denhollander speaks at the sentencing hearing for Larry Nassar, a former team USA Gymnastics doctor who pleaded guilty to sexual assault charges. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

It began 16 months ago, before Harvey Weinstein and #MeToo and the tipping point of the US’s national reckoning with sexual assault, with an unsolicit(...)

 Olympic champion Simone Biles has admitted she was sexually abused by USA Gymnastics team doctor  Larry Nassar. Photograph: Thos Robinson/Getty Images

After having vocally supported her team-mates as they publicly detailed the sexual abuse they endured, Simone Biles, one of the most decorated gymnast(...)

File photo of former Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar appearing at Ingham County Circuit Court in Lansing, Michigan. Photo: Jeff Kowalsky/Getty Images

In a Michigan court last month, Larry Nassar pleaded guilty to seven counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct. The longtime US women’s gymnastic(...)