Jerry Sandusky’s challenge to his child molestation conviction goes before a state appeals court on Tuesday, as the former Penn State assistant football coach seeks to overturn a sentence that could keep him behind bars for life.
Negotiations between Penn State and young men who claim they were abused by Jerry Sandusky are starting to bear fruit, with lawyers involved saying there will be more settlement announcements in the coming days.
A young man who testified he was fondled by former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky has reached a settlement that gives him some peace of mind while putting the university in a better position to recover the money through a third party, the man’s attorney says.
Three former Penn State administrators have been ordered to stand trial in the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.
Penn State’s former president and two ex-administrators are in court on charges accusing them of failing to tell police about a sexual abuse allegation involving Jerry Sandusky and then trying to cover it up.
Penn State’s former president Graham Spanier initiated a libel and defamation case Thursday against Louis Freeh, the former FBI director who a year ago produced a report for the school that was highly critical of Spanier’s role in the child sex abuse scandal involving longtime assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.
The state’s highest court turned down appeals Friday by two of the three former Penn State administrators facing criminal charges alleging they covered up child abuse complaints against retired assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.
Joe Paterno’s son is now talking about his family’s fight to clear his late father’s name following the child sex abuse scandal surrounding Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.
Former Penn State coach Mike McQueary says the university retaliated against him for testimony linked to the Jerry Sandusky investigation, and now he is suing. But Penn State is trying to delay that suit. Both sides were in court Friday.
Could the charges against three former Penn State administrators be thrown out on a technicality? Defense lawyers say a former university lawyer is guilty of a conflict of interest, and they believe that’s enough for a dismissal.
Two Penn State administrators, charged in the alleged cover up of child sexual abuse allegations against former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, were arraigned on new charges Friday afternoon.
Former Penn State president Graham Spanier is now facing charges in the child sex abuse scandal surrounding former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.
Jerry Sandusky was sentenced to 30 to 60 years in prison Tuesday morning after being found guilty on 45 of 48 charges in a child sexual assault case earlier this year.
People started gathering at the courthouse early Tuesday morning, hoping to get a seat for today’s sentencing. However, many were upset with what Jerry Sandusky had to say in court.
A day before Jerry Sandusky is being sentenced on 45 sex abuse charges, a three-minute recorded statement by Sandusky was aired on Penn State’s student-run radio station.