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Ex-Coach Sentenced To 6 Months In Student Sex Case

A former metro Detroit high school basketball coach who authorities say had sex with a 16-year-old student has been sentenced to six months in jail.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/15/2013

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Judge: OU Must Submit Report On Ex-Coach Who Allegedly Abused Players

Beckie Francis, who called the situation a “witch-hunt,” claims she was never given a specific reason why she was fired.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2013

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OU: Axed Coach Abused Players, Pushed Christianity

The university says Francis physically and emotionally abused her players, was obsessed about their weight and pushed her Christian beliefs on them.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/12/2013

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Oakland University Coach Breaks Silence About Sexual Abuse

The women’s basketball coach decided to come forward to speak out against the problem, in part because of the Jerry Sandusky scandal at Penn State.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/18/2012