He didn't gain that access alone

He has been training her

Boyce and the second former gymnast say Klages never informed their parents about what they had told her. Despite the fact Nassar was under a police investigation, Strampel told the detectives that he just had not seen a need to follow up. The university's police department opened a criminal investigation. Her parents were close friends with Nassar and his wife, Stefanie, and they often cooked together on Sundays. Stephens says she reached a level of peace with her father in the years that followed that altercation.

Eventually, and on multiple occasions, he put his finger inside her. Her father suffered from chronic debilitating physical pain throughout much of her life, and she says the cocktail of drugs he was prescribed to manage that affected his mental well-being. But those same doctors say the procedures are never performed without gloves, a chaperone in the room and, in the case of a minor, parental consent. In recent months, three members of that team, Aly Raisman, McKayla Maroney and Gabby Douglas, have alleged that they, too, were sexually assaulted by Nassar under the guise of medical treatment. Once again, she was naked.

The stories that have existedLemkeAkeo says she

For Denhollander and the many other women like her, only a portion of the justice they seek will be done. They attended each other's house parties and traveled the country and, later, the world together at competitions. The stories that have existed in isolation for a quarter-century will be for the first time told in a common setting as Nassar and a judge who will decide his prison sentence listen. He progressed to putting a blanket over himself and her feet, and she says he pulled out his genitals and rubbed them against her feet. Lemke-Akeo says she asked her daughter several times in the fall of if Nassar had ever abused her, and Lindsey shook her off.

It is unclear whether the athleticThey attended each

She and her older brother sometimes played hide-and-seek with Nassar in the basement while the other adults remained upstairs. What's not clear, even today, is how much Geddert knew about Nassar's serial sexual abuse.

It is unclear whether the athletic trainers and coaches at Michigan State were guided by indifference or blind loyalty to Nassar. Starting Tuesday, many of those women will share their stories in a Michigan courtroom. Douglas Dietzel, Nassar's immediate supervisor. She didn't hesitate to run errands while Lindsey was at Nassar's office or in his home at night. She says she'd often hide in his boiler room, tucked between a furnace and a sink.

He progressed toFor Denhollander and the many other