Penn State Sex Abuse Scandal
Attorneys for ousted Penn State president Graham Spanier are disputing allegations that he covered up reports of child sex abuse involving former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.
Attorneys for former Penn State University officials Tim Curley and Gary Schultz were in court Thursday morning to argue that perjury charges against their clients should be dismissed.
The Penn State Board of Trustees were supposed to comment on the harsh NCAA sanctions against the university on Sunday, but it never happened. However, there were some new details that came out of the special meeting about Penn State President Rodney Erickson’s decision to sign off on the sanctions.
There was a strong showing of support at Penn State University Tuesday morning as hundreds of people gathered on campus to welcome and cheer on the football team as it embarks on a new season.
Could the scandal at Penn State bring even more change there, and at other universities? During a taping of the KD-PG Sunday Edition, Pennsylvania Auditor General Jack Wagner said he’ll push for reforms.
The highly-anticipated report from former FBI Director Louis Freeh is now available online.
A man has come forward claiming to be Victim No. 2 in the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal. Mike McQueary testified that he witnessed that boy being sexually assaulted in the locker room showers by Sandusky.
KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek talks with John Phillips, sports attorney and sports show host, about the NCAA.
The NCAA’s sanctions against Penn State have raised many questions about whether the current members of the football team would remain in Happy Valley.
Effects of the NCAA’s harsh sanctions against Penn State are continuing to be felt and are far-reaching.
The sanctions against Penn State – both tough and painful – will be felt in Happy Valley for four years and beyond. Some legal observers call the NCAA’s decision misguided and misdirected.
The NCAA sanctions may hurt the Penn State football program, but they don’t appear to be hurting school spirit. In downtown State College, alumni shopped for school attire saying the NCAA sanctions won’t damper their Penn State pride.
The NCAA announced a series of sanctions against Penn State University Monday morning in the wake of the Kerry Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal. Shortly after the announcement was made, University President Rodney Erickson issued a statement accepting the punishment handed down.
Faculty, students and staff knew penalties against Penn State were coming, but it was a tough pill to swallow when the announcement came Monday morning.
The Big Ten says Penn State will not be allowed to share in the conference’s bowl revenues while it is banned from the postseason by the NCAA.
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