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Victim No. 9 Suing Sandusky

Thursday, Nov 21, 2013  |  Updated 6:15 PM EDT
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The man known as Victim 9 throughout the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse trial is now suing the former Penn State University football coach as well as the school.

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The man known as Victim 9 throughout the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse trial is now suing the former Penn State University football coach as well as the school.

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The Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse trial resumes on Monday. The testimony on Thursday ended with alleged Victim No. 9, whose testimony was some of the most graphic. The accused described how he screamed for help from the basement of Sandusky's home.

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A young man who testified at Jerry Sandusky's sex abuse trial is suing the former coach and Penn State for what he says was nearly four years of assaults while he was a child.

  The lawsuit by the man known as Victim 9 in criminal court records was filed Thursday in Philadelphia Common Pleas Court.
 
It claims he wouldn't have been victimized if university officials had reported Sandusky to police.
 
A university spokesman declined comment, and a message left for a lawyer who's represented Sandusky in other civil litigation wasn't immediately returned.
 
The lawsuit asserts an assault and battery claim against Sandusky. The university is sued for negligence and recklessness, tortious conduct, misrepresentation and infliction of emotional distress.
 
Six of 45 counts for which Sandusky was convicted concern Victim 9.

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