The FBI is now involved in the investigation of a former doctor for America's Olympic gymnasts. He has been accused of sexually abusing young athletes.
The latest lawsuit accusing former doctor Larry Nassar of sexually abusing a longtime member of the U.S. women's national team is the first to name husband-and-wife coaches Bela and Martha Karolyi. The suit alleges that they turned a blind eye to the sexual abuse.
The civil lawsuit was filed by a 24-year-old former gymnast, and claims that Dr. Larry Nassar repeatedly sexually abused her when she was on the team from 2006 to 2011.
The lawsuit also accuses the Karolysis of abusive behavior. Claiming Bela and Marta Karolyi abused athletes by hitting and scratching them. The athletes were also allegedly deprived of food and water.
The suit claims that they allowed Nassar to sexually abuse the gymnasts as long as he didn't turn them in to the police.
Beyond just naming Nassar and the Karolyi's the suit also names USA Gymnastics.
More than 30 people have come forward accusing Nassar of inappropriately touching them.