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Breaking: Prosecutors have filed six more counts of sexual assault and battery against USC gynecologist George Tyndall.  https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-07-09/usc-gynecologist-george-tyndall-new-charges 

The longtime physician was arrested in June 2019 and charged with 29 felonies based on allegations of sexual misconduct made by 16 women regarding incidents between 2009 and 2016.  https://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-george-tyndall-arrest-usc-sexual-abuse-20190626-story.html 

A 2018 Times investigation revealed Tyndall had been the subject of complaints of sexual misconduct at USC dating back to the 1990s, with students repeatedly accusing him of engaging in sexual harassment during pelvic exams.  https://www.latimes.com/local/california/la-me-usc-doctor-misconduct-complaints-20180515-story.html 

But it wasn’t until 2016, when a nurse reported him to a rape crisis center, that he was suspended. He was allowed to quietly resign with a hefty payout the following year.

Read the full story now:  https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-07-09/usc-gynecologist-george-tyndall-new-charges 

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