Michigan lawmakers announce bill combating sexual assault in wake of Nassar

Posted at 6:07 AM, Feb 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-26 17:47:53-05

Survivors of Larry Nassar joined Michigan lawmakers in Lansing Monday.

State Senator Margaret O'Brien announced a bill designed to combat sexual assault and increase legal protections for victims.

Several survivors also spoke out on the importance of the bill, including Jordyn Wieber, Rachael Denhollander, Lindsey Lemke, Sterling Riethman, Amanda Thomashaw and Larissa Boyce.