USA Gymnastics Voluntarily Files For Bankruptcy


Copyright 2018 NPR. To see more, visit AILSA CHANG, HOST: USA Gymnastics filed for federal bankruptcy protection today. It's a major development for the embattled organization that oversees gymnastics in the U.S. The governing body has struggled to recover from a wide-ranging sexual abuse scandal after former team doctor Larry Nassar abused hundreds of athletes. Since then, USA Gymnastics has cycled through three CEOs and faced increased scrutiny by the U.S. Olympic Committee. We're joined now by reporter Alexandra Starr with the latest. Welcome. ALEXANDRA STARR, BYLINE: Hi. Thanks for having me. CHANG: So USA Gymnastics was on its way to losing its status as the governing body over the sport. I remember talking to you on this show about that. Was...

USA Gymnastics Voluntarily Files For Bankruptcy

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