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>> And how do you plead?>> Guilty, Your Honor.>> Former USA gymnastics team doctor, Larry Nassar, pleaded guilty on Wednesday. To seven counts of criminal sexual conduct for assaulting seven underage girls under the guise of medical treatment.>> And do you acknowledge that as her doctor you were in a position of authority over her.
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And used your position of authority to constructively coerce her to submit to penetration?>> Yes.>> A total of 125 alleged victims have come forward claiming they were assaulted by Nassar. The Michigan Attorney General's Office said they agreed with the plea deal. After admitting guilt, Nassar apologized for his actions.
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>> This was like a matchstick turned into a forest fire, out of control. And I pray the rosary every day for forgiveness for their, I want them to heal, I want this community to heal. I have no animosity towards anyone, I just want healing, it's time.>> Sentencing has been set for January 12th.
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Nassar faces a minimum of 25 years in prison.