Lawsuit says MSU hoops players raped student

A female student says Michigan State subjected her to a “hostile educational environment,” failed to advise her of her rights and did not offer adequate resources for help after she told counselors in 2015 that three Spartans basketball players had raped her. The allegations are made in a lawsuit filed Monday in U.S. District Court […]

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Michigan State walk-on hoops player charged with assault

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) A walk-on Michigan State basketball player has been charged with misdemeanor assault. The Detroit News and Detroit Free Press report a state police criminal history database lists 19-year-old guard Brock Washington as being charged last month. Ingham County prosecutor’s office spokesman Scott Hughes, however, says there is no public record of […]

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OTL: MSU hoops player charged with assault

Michigan State basketball player Brock Washington has been charged by prosecutors in Ingham County, Michigan, with misdemeanor assault after a criminal sexual conduct investigation. Washington was charged under Michigan penal code 750.81 — “assault or assault and battery” — on March 8, according to the criminal history database for the Michigan State Police. The 19-year-old […]

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Judge not dropping charges in FBI hoops probe

U.S. District Court Judge Lewis A. Kaplan on Thursday denied a motion to dismiss federal criminal charges against three of the 10 men arrested for their alleged roles in the FBI’s two-year investigation into college basketball corruption. Attorneys representing former Adidas executives James Gatto and Merl Code and former sports agent Christian Dawkins argued in […]

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3 more in FBI hoops probe want case dropped

A U.S. District Court judge in New York will hear arguments Thursday morning about whether a federal criminal case against three of the 10 men indicted for their alleged roles in the FBI’s two-year investigation into college basketball corruption should continue. Attorneys representing former Adidas executives James Gatto and Merl Code and former sports agent […]

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