Michigan State University

MSU launches new Nassar investigation

Jun 21, 2019

Michigan State University says it's launching a new "independent investigation" into Larry Nassar. It will look at how the former Olympic and University doctor was able to sexually abuse patients for decades.

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A jury is expected to begin deliberations Tuesday in the trial of former Michigan State University Dean, William Strampel.

Strampel is accused of two felonies and two misdemeanors.

The state Attorney General says a former dean at Michigan State University used his power to try to get sexual favors from female students.

Attorneys made opening statements and questioned the first witnesses in the criminal case against William Strampel Thursday.

Assistant Attorney General Danielle Hagaman-Clark is prosecuting the case. During opening statements she said that witnesses will testify that Strampel made it clear to female students that he had all the power. She says he told students:

Jury Selection Begins in Strampel Case, Trial Begins Thursday

May 29, 2019

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.

MSU basketball has "Sister Spartan" in Okemos nun

Apr 8, 2019
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You might see more green than usual this weekend since the Spartans entered the Final Four of March Madness.

But for one fan in particular, sporting green is the usual. Sister Pat Newhouse is a nun at Saint Martha Catholic Church in Okemos.