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(MPRN) A former Michigan State University gymnastics coach was in court Thursday. Kathie Klages turned herself in to police and was arraigned on criminal charges for lying to law enforcement – a felony and a misdemeanor. 

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(MPRN-Lansing) There are new developments in the criminal case against a former dean of Michigan State University. A judge says two women cannot testify against William Strampel at a crucial hearing in June. 

Sexual Assault Cases Reopened in Lansing Suburb

May 3, 2018
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(MPRN-Meridian Township) A Lansing area police department that says it mishandled a complaint against Larry Nassar has reviewed 17 years of sexual assault complaints. 

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(MPRN-Lansing) Victims would have more rights under bills passed by the state House Thursday. 

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(MPRN-East Lansing)  The interim president of Michigan State University has instructed faculty and other school employees to cooperate with investigations of sexual abuse. Former governor John Engler says that includes preserving possible evidence. 

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