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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...

Thursday, Feb 2, 2017

Judge Sets Trial for Penn State Ex-Administrators

Judge Sets Trial for Penn State Ex-Administrators

Penn State's former president and two other ex-administrators learned Wednesday they will go to trial next month, nearly six years after the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal first became public.

Friday, Dec 16, 2016

Whistleblowing Ex-Penn State Coach Wants $1.7M in Legal Fees

Whistleblowing Ex-Penn State Coach Wants $1.7M in Legal Fees

A former assistant football coach who won verdicts of more than $12 million from Penn State over his treatment after Jerry Sandusky was arrested for child molestation is asking for another $1.7 million in legal...

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