Massachusetts man says Harvard swim coach sexually abused him


Stephen Embry, now 55 years old, says he is dealing with demons that have haunted him since he was 12. He says he was sexually molested by a university swimming coach, Benn Merit at a Harvard pool. Merit committed suicide in his Bilerica home in 1996, after another man, an older brother of one of Embry’s childhood friends, had filed a lawsuit alleging sexual assault at the same Harvard pool by Merit. Read NECN


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