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February 5, 2018

Mass molester Larry Nassar gets another 40 to 125 years in his third and final sentencing

Though civil suits resulting from former sports doctor Larry Nassar's many crimes seem likely to go on for a very long time, today I believe all of the criminal cases against the bad doctor concluded with a final state sentencing.  This local article, headlined "Nassar gets another 40-125 years," starts its account of this latest sentencing this way:

Former Michigan State University doctor Larry Nassar was sentenced to another 40-125 years in prison for sexually molesting hundreds of young girls. Eaton County Circuit Court Judge Janice Cunningham handed down the sentence Monday. "I am not convinced that you believe what you did was wrong," Cunningham said. "Clearly you are in denial ... I do not believe there is a likelihood that you can be reformed."

Before he was sentenced, the disgraced doctor said he was sorry for his crimes during his last sentencing hearing Monday. "It's impossible to convey the depth and breadth of how sorry I am to each and everyone involved," he said. "The visions of your testimony will forever be present in my thoughts."

Since last month, more than 200 women spoke over nine days in two county court rooms about the impact the sexual abuse inflicted by Nassar has had on their lives. "You are a doctor and you took an oath to do no harm, but you harmed more than 250 young women," Cunningham also said Monday. "You will spend the rest of your life in prison, left with the memories of destroying your family and so many others around you."

Larissa Boyce — the first to tell a Michigan State University official about Nassar 20 years ago but was not believed — said Friday in a public statement that this moment cannot be forgotten. “This is a life-changing time in our society, in our culture and in our world,” Boyce said.

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🤔WHAT IF🤔
👇🏿He had said in reply to her “I don’t believe ...”👇🏿
“You need not: I’m apologizing to the women and society , not this court•”

Posted by: Docile the Wimpy Terrorist In OR | Feb 5, 2018 10:32:49 AM

Past 2 human lifespans, giving additional years is an expression of anger, not of any accepted purpose of sentencing law.

Posted by: David Behar | Feb 5, 2018 11:28:38 AM

These multi-lifespan sentences should be added to the long list of fictitious, stupid, and disgraceful lawyer fictitious doctrines.

Because of criminal cult technique, you lawyers, the stupidest people in the country, accept these fictions without question.

Come one, are sentences of 300 years not stupid?

Posted by: David Behar | Feb 5, 2018 7:52:58 PM

You know, David, every once in a while I get the feeling you aren't a fan of lawyers. But I might just be reading something unintended into your messages.

Posted by: Publius | Feb 6, 2018 2:04:41 PM

Publius. Are you a licensed lawyer? I do not think you are. You do not write as they do, not even as I do.

If not, I respect your opinion. I have no dispute with you. Go forth in peace.

Posted by: David Behar | Feb 6, 2018 2:41:57 PM

I'd rather keep you guessing.

Posted by: Publius | Feb 6, 2018 2:49:49 PM

Some Registry Terrorists are saying that Nassar is an example of why we need Registries. That is how they "think", with their emotions. The reality is of course that the Registries helped Nassar commit his crimes and keep doing it. After all, he was not one of THOSE animals, not a "SEX offender".

F all people who support the SORs. Do anything legal to lower the quality of their lives and make them pay.

Posted by: FRegistryTerrorists | Feb 18, 2018 8:08:09 PM

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