Closing arguments have started as the Joan Orie Melvin corruption trial wraps up Friday.
Jury deliberations will continue Tuesday in the trial of the man accused in the fatal shooting of a Penn Hills police officer in 2009.
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.
A partial verdict was announced on the fifth day of deliberations in the civil trial for three Pittsburgh Police officers accused of beating a former CAPA student.
Jurors have ended their fourth day of deliberations without reaching a verdict. Earlier, jurors received more instructions from a judge in the civil trial for three Pittsburgh Police officers accused of beating a former CAPA student.
Jurors completed a third day of deliberations in the federal lawsuit Jordan Miles filed against three Pittsburgh Police officers.
The jury is continuing deliberations today in the civil case of the three Pittsburgh police officers accused in the beating of a former CAPA student in 2010.
Penn State University wants to “privately, expeditiously and fairly” compensate and address the concerns of victims abused by Jerry Sandusky, and it plans to reach out to their lawyers soon with more information, the school said in a statement Friday.
A Centre County jury delivered a guilty verdict on 45 of 48 counts against Jerry Sandusky in a child sex abuse trial Friday night.
The jury has found Jerry Sandusky guilty on 45 of 48 counts. His bond has been revoked and he was led away in handcuffs from the courthouse. In the case of unknown Victim 2, the victim identified by Mike McQueary, Sandusky was found not guilty of involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, but guilty of indecent assault, unlawful contact with minors and endangering the welfare of a child with regard to victim.
KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek talks to jury consultant and founder of Trial Consulting Enterprises, Mary Griffitts. They discuss the ongoing deliberation of the jury in the Jerry Sandusky case.
Jerry Sandusky’s fate is now in the hands of a Centre County jury. The former Penn State assistant football coach is charged with 48 counts of child sex abuse.
After about seven hours of deliberation, the jury in the child sexual abuse trial of Jerry Sandusky has retired for the night.