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U.S. women's gymnastics 'one of the tragedies' in sports

Clip: 02/25/2021 | 4m 43s | Video has closed captioning.

The sexual abuse scandal that has engulfed U.S. women's gymnastics took a new shocking turn on Thursday. Former U.S. Olympic gymnastics coach John Geddert died by suicide just hours after being charged with human trafficking and sexual assault. Christine Brennan, a sports reporter for USA Today who has covered Olympic sports for years, joins Judy Woodruff to discuss.

Aired: 02/25/21

Rating: NR

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