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Penn State Sex Abuse Scandal

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Sandusky’s Bid For New Trial Going To Court

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.

09/14/2013

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More Settlements Expected In Penn State Sex Abuse Scandal

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.

08/20/2013

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1st Settlement Reached In Penn State-Sandusky Scandal

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.

08/18/2013

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Penn State Ex-Officials To Stand Trial

Three former Penn State administrators have been ordered to stand trial in the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.

07/30/2013

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3 Ex-Penn State Officials In Court For Hearing

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.

07/29/2013

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Son Of Jerry Sandusky Seeks To Have Name Changed

A son of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky is seeking to have his name changed more than a year after his adoptive father was convicted of child sexual abuse.

07/18/2013

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PSU Trustees Say Tentative Settlements Made With Sandusky Victims

Penn State’s Board of Trustees says several tentative settlements have been made with men who claim they were sexually abused by former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.

07/12/2013

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PSU’s Former President Files Libel Suit Against Ex-FBI Director

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.

07/11/2013

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Court Rejects Appeal By 2 In PSU Abuse Case

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.

06/07/2013

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Paterno Family To File Lawsuit Against NCAA

Joe Paterno’s family plans to file a lawsuit again the NCAA because of sanctions levied guest Penn State University.

05/30/2013

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Former Penn State Football Players Speak Out At PSU Trustees Meeting

About 30 former Penn State football players showed up at a crowded Friday afternoon meeting of the Penn State Board of Trustees in Hershey, critical of the trustees handling of the Sandusky affair and their treatment of the late coach Joe Paterno.

03/15/2013

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Paterno’s Son Talks Sandusky Scandal, Restoring Father’s Image

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.

02/15/2013

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Paterno’s Family Releases Statement Challenging Freeh Report

Former FBI director Louis Freeh is standing by his conclusion that former Penn State coach Joe Paterno and three top administrators concealed child sex abuse allegations against Jerry Sandusky.

02/10/2013

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Sandusky In Court, Lawyers Question Fairness Of Trial

Jerry Sandusky is making a last-ditch effort to regain his freedom.

01/10/2013

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Gov. Corbett Admits To Change Of Heart Concerning Sanctions Against PSU

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Gov. Tom Corbett admits he changed his mind regarding NCAA sanctions against Penn State University. Gov. Corbett filed suit against the NCAA on Wednesday claiming, “I believe the NCAA took actions and […]

01/03/2013

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