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Former employees say the Ohio State University team doctor accused of groping young men decades ago also had an off-campus men's clinic, which ran ads in the campus newspaper promising quick treatment of genital problems. 

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Ohio State University wants a judge to dismiss three federal lawsuits filed by former students alleging sexual misconduct by a team doctor. 

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A fornmer Ohio State University College of Engineering student is suing the school and the director of the Center for Automotive Research alleging sexual and racial harassment and retaliation. 

Ohio State University

Several female Ohio State University divers who say they were sexually abused and exploited by a former coach are dismissing claims against the school's Diving Club, which were part of a federal lawsuit. 

athensmessenger.com

Athens City Schools officials have hired an investigator to probe claims by a former student that a school board member mishandled her sexual assault complaints against a fellow student made seven years ago. 

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A lawsuit filed by a former associate pastor at an Ohio megachurch claims televangelist Ernest Angley sexually abused and harassed him over a 10-year period starting in 2004. 

The U.S. Department of Education's civil rights office will investigate Ohio State University's response to allegations a late team doctor sexually abused scores of athletes and other male students in the 1980s and 1990s. 

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A former Ohio State Unversity nurse says he was sexually abused by the late doctor Richard Strauss. 

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Former UFC champion Mark Coleman says he's one of the victims of the late Ohio State team doctor Richard Strauss, who's been accused of sexual misconduct by more than 100 former athletes.

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President Trump turned his wrath on basketball superstar LeBron James Friday night, and Republican Ohio Governor John Kaisch is among those coming to the defense of the Akron native.

Associated Press

Two former Ohio State wrestlers are sharing text messages they received asking them to walk back their statements against Ohio Republican congressman Jim Jordan.  

Advocacy groups are calling for the U.S. Department of Education to investigate how Ohio State University responded to a late doctor's alleged sexual misconduct against male athletes and other students over two decades.  

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Ten more former student atheletes are suing Ohio State University over alleged sexual misconduct by a now-dead team doctor. 

Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, announced Thursday that he will run for the job of speaker of the House, challenging the current speaker Paul Ryan's hand-picked successor, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif.

Jordan is a member of the ultra-conservative House Freedom Caucus, which filed articles of impeachment Wednesday against Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who is overseeing special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential campaign.

Jordan's announcement:

More than 100 former student athletes have reported "firsthand accounts of sexual misconduct" committed by Ohio State University physician Richard Strauss nearly two decades ago, the school announced on Friday.

Officials said the allegations date from 1979 to 1997. They include students who, at the time, were varsity players in 14 sports and patients of Student Health Services.

Associated Press

The law firm investigating allegations that a late Ohio State University physician sexually abused students has documentation about at least one incident that prompted a complaint to a student health center official in the 1990s. 

Ohio State University

Two former divers have filed a lawsuit accusing USA Diving of ignoring or obstructing inquiries into allegations that a former Ohio State University coach sexually abused them when they were young athletes.

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Former Ohio State University president Gordon Gee and former human resources vice president Linda Tom say they don't remember hearing sexual abuse claims against a now deceased doctor when they worked there in the 1990s. 

politico.com

Democratic U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says Ohio Republican Congressman Jim Jordan should have known about allegations the Ohio State University wrestlers he coached were abused by their team doctor two decades ago. 

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The former Ohio State University wrestlers now accusing a late team doctor of sexual misconduct decades ago say they were subjected to leering and lewd acts by other men after practices. 

House Republicans and outside conservative groups are rallying around Ohio GOP Rep. Jim Jordan as he fights off allegations that he was aware that the Ohio State team doctor was sexually abusing wrestlers more than 20 years ago — back when Jordan was an assistant coach.

Personal scandals often end political careers on Capitol Hill, but so far, House Republicans are rallying to Jordan's side, including House Speaker Paul Ryan — the man whose job Jordan hopes to take.

Associated Press

 Former Ohio State University athletic director Andy Geiger says he doesn't recall any complaints during his tenure about a former team doctor's alleged sexual misconduct with athletes. 

washingtonpress.com

A law firm representing Ohio State University says an investigative team unsuccessfully sought an interview with Ohio Republican Congressman Jim Jordan about sexual abuse allegations two decades ago. 

Republican Rep. Jim Jordan, one of the most powerful conservatives in Congress, has denied reports that he ignored the alleged sexual abuse of athletes while he worked as an assistant wrestling coach at Ohio State University more than 20 years ago.

Allegations that Jordan was aware of sexual misconduct, and explicitly was informed of specific incidents of alleged assault by the wrestling team's doctor, first surfaced in an NBC news story on Tuesday.

thelantern.com

Ohio State University says the firm investigating former athletes' allegations of sexual misconduct by a now-dead team doctor also is reviewing whether he examined high school students. 

bizjournals.com

Campaign finance filings show the Cincinnati law firm that cleared Republican State Representative Bill Seitz of a sexual harassment allegation in April gave money to his campaign during the probe. 

Dayton Daily News

The Republican who challegnged an incumbent GOP state lawmaker in the May primary by revealing sexual text messages they exchanged has been indicted on criminal charges. 

thelantern.com

A law firm representing Ohio State University says claims about a former school physician allege sexual misconduct in his interactions and at his private, off-campus practice. 

bizjournals.com

A powerful Republican Ohio lawmaker has been quietly cleared in a sexual harassment investigation conducted by an outside law firm where he worked for 36 years. 

thelantern.com

Ohio State University says more former male student-athletes from more than a dozen athletic teams have come forward to report alleged sexual misconduct by former school doctor Richard Strauss, who died in 2005. 

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