Former Team USA gymnast Jessica Howard gave a powerful response to the FBI’s failures in their investigation of the team’s former doctor, convicted sex offender Larry Nassar.
Back in 2018, Nassar was sentenced to prison for sexually abusing hundreds of young women athletes under the pretense of providing medical treatment. On Wednesday, the Department of Justice inspector general released a report outlining a series of missteps connected to the FBI’s investigation into Nassar. These include failures in following protocol, false statements from a now-retired FBI agent, and other indications that investigators dragged their feet in looking into the allegations against Nassar.
These failures reportedly allowed Nassar to keep seeing patients for more than a year, during which “70