Maroney, Gag Orders, and Silencing Survivors

By: Marissa Ditkowsky Content Warning: Sexual assault In December 2016, McKayla Maroney signed a non-disclosure agreement (NDA) as a stipulation to receive a monetary settlement from USA Gymnastics regarding abuse she experienced at the hands of team doctor Larry Nassar.[1] The agreement allegedly stated that she would have to remain quiet about the abuse, which […]

Fall Symposium- Sexual Assault: Legal Response and Institutional Realities

Learn about the legal challenges and realities surrounding sexual assault from a judge, prosecutor, and defense attorney. Also hear from experts working for the armed forces and in education on the institutional issues related to sexual assault. See for program details.