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Thursday, Jun 22, 2017

5 Year Anniversary of Ex-PSU Coach Sandusky's Conviction

5 Year Anniversary of Ex-PSU Coach Sandusky's Conviction

It's been five years since ex-Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was convicted of 45 counts of child sexual abuse. His appeal is just one of many issues related to the scandal that are still...

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017
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5 Years Later: Jerry Sandusky Convicted of Child Molestation

Five years ago: Ex-Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky was convicted by...View gallery

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Thursday, May 11, 2017

Sandusky Appealing 2012 Child Sexual Abuse Court Case

Sandusky Appealing 2012 Child Sexual Abuse Court Case

Jerry Sandusky is arguing his former defense lawyers didn't properly represent him and wants a do-over of the 2012 trial that produced a 45-count conviction for child sexual abuse.

Thursday, Apr 6, 2017

Leaders Urge PSU Trustee to Quit

Leaders Urge PSU Trustee to Quit

The two highest-ranking leaders on Penn State University's board said Thursday a fellow trustee should immediately step down over comments aimed at people he described as "so-called victims" of Jerry Sandusky.

Friday, Mar 31, 2017

PSU Trustee 'Running out of Sympathy' for Assault Victims

PSU Trustee 'Running out of Sympathy' for Assault Victims

A Penn State University trustee said he is "running out of sympathy" for "so-called victims" of former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky following the conviction of the university's former president...

Friday, Mar 31, 2017

PSU Whistleblower Gets $1.7 Million in Legal Fees Paid

PSU Whistleblower Gets $1.7 Million in Legal Fees Paid

A former Penn State assistant coach is getting his legal fees paid after winning a whistleblower claim over his treatment by the university after Jerry Sandusky's child molestation arrest.

Saturday, Mar 25, 2017

Verdict Turns Page in Penn State Child Molestation Scandal

Verdict Turns Page in Penn State Child Molestation Scandal

Penn State is trying to turn the corner on the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal, but the former FBI director who authored a scathing report on it more than four years ago says more changes are needed...

Friday, Mar 24, 2017

Ex-Penn State President Convicted Over Child-Sex Scandal

Ex-Penn State President Convicted Over Child-Sex Scandal

Former Penn State President Graham Spanier was convicted Friday of hushing up child sexual abuse allegations in 2001 against Jerry Sandusky, whose arrest a decade later blew up into a major scandal for...

Monday, Mar 20, 2017

Jury Selection Begins for Trial of Ex Penn State President

Jury Selection Begins for Trial of Ex Penn State President

Jury selection began Monday in the trial of Penn State's former president on charges that he put children at risk by mishandling child sex abuse complaints about retired assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.

Monday, Mar 13, 2017

2 Penn State Ex-Admins Plead Guilty in Sex Abuse Case

2 Penn State Ex-Admins Plead Guilty in Sex Abuse Case

Two former Penn State University administrators each pleaded guilty Monday to a misdemeanor child endangerment charge for his role in the Jerry Sandusky child molestation case, more than five years after...

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