Sexual Abuse

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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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Ex-School Cop Found Guilty In Sex Abuse Case

The jury has reached a verdict in the case of former Pittsburgh School Police officer Robert Lellock.

07/29/2013

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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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Ex-School Cop Takes Stand In Sex Abuse Case

Former Pittsburgh School police officer Robert Lellock took the stand in his own defense this morning and denied he ever molested any teenage boys either in a closet or in his police cruiser.

07/25/2013

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Alleged Victim Takes Stand In Ex-School Cop Sex Abuse Case

A second man who claims he was molested by former Pittsburgh School Police officer Robert Lellock took the stand Wednesday morning.

07/24/2013

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Trial Begins For Ex-School Cop Accused Of Sex Abuse

Testimony has begun in the sexual abuse trial of former Pittsburgh School Police officer Robert Lellock.

07/23/2013

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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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Former Doctor Pleads Guilty To Molesting 2 Students

A former western Pennsylvania doctor already serving six to 15 years in prison for sexually abusing a teen boy from 1989 to 1995 while working as a Boy Scout leader has now pleaded guilty to molesting two students at a reform school where he was a consulting physician.

04/23/2013

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3 Charged In Fayette County Sexual Abuse Case

State police in Fayette County say they have charged three people in the alleged sexual abuse of a 15-year-old boy and a 10-year-old girl over several years.

03/19/2013

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Friar Accused In Abuse Cases Found Dead At Pa. Monastery

Police say a Franciscan friar accused of sexual abusing students at schools in two states killed himself at a western Pennsylvania monastery.

01/26/2013

Jerry Sandusky

Lawyer: Sandusky Regrets Not Testifying

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky regrets not taking the stand at his child sex abuse trial and likely will be sentenced next month, his defense lawyer said Wednesday.

93-7 The Fan–09/06/2012

Jerry Sandusky

Sandusky Victim Sues Penn State

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) The young man whose 2009 allegations of sexual abuse led to the Penn State scandal and criminal convictions of former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky is asking a court to find the university also at fault.

93-7 The Fan–08/27/2012

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Hearing Held For 2 Former PSU Officials

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.

08/16/2012

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network Information

There has been a dramatic increase in sex abuse reporting since the Jerry Sandusky scandal made national headlines.

07/31/2012

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