Legal stalemate: Late University of Michigan doctor sex abuse scandal approaches 3rd year

MLive [Walker MI]

December 19, 2021

By Samuel Dodge

The name Robert Anderson meant little two years ago outside of Ann Arbor and inner circles of the University of Michigan athletic department.

But Anderson’s name gained infamy in February 2020 when former UM wrestler Tad DeLuca went public in a letter to UM Athletic Director Warde Manuel about how Anderson sexually abused him in 1975. That first accusation grew from dozens to hundreds to more than a thousand former students and athletes over the next 22 months who claim Anderson digitally penetrated them in unnecessary rectal exams during physicals….