Jury selection has begun in the criminal trial of ex-Michigan State University dean William Strampel. He’s the former head of the MSU College of Osteopathic Medicine and one-time boss of convicted sexual predator Larry Nassar.
Attorney General Dana Nessel is scheduled to give her first public briefing on three major state cases this week. Nessel said she’ll be joined by Michigan State Police Colonel Joe Gasper and Michigan Solicitor General Fadwa Hammoud.
Former Michigan State University president Lou Anna Simon will be back in Eaton County court Tuesday for a preliminary exam hearing. Simon is accused of lying to investigators about when she knew of former sports doctor Larry Nassar’s sex crimes.