Complete coverage of the child sex abuse scandal that rocked a college football giant

Wednesday, Jul 8, 2015

Sandusky Accuser Wants State to Press Charges

Sandusky Accuser Wants State to Press Charges

A man who claims former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky abused him as a teen will have a court hearing in October in his efforts to force state prosecutors to file criminal charges.

Thursday, Jun 4, 2015

New Sandusky Accuser Fights to File Charges

New Sandusky Accuser Fights to File Charges

A man who claims former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky abused him as a teen filed a court document Wednesday that asks a judge to force state prosecutors to file charges in the matter.

Monday, Apr 20, 2015

PSU Trustees Want Records Used by Freeh

PSU Trustees Want Records Used by Freeh

Seven Penn State board members asked a judge Monday for access to documents used by a team led by former FBI director Louis Freeh that produced a 2012 report on how university leaders handled child molestation...

Thursday, Apr 9, 2015

PSU Trustees' Vote Authorizes Sandusky Victim Deals

PSU Trustees' Vote Authorizes Sandusky Victim Deals

The Penn State board is authorizing university officials to settle litigation related to Jerry Sandusky, but it's unclear how much money is at stake.

Tuesday, Mar 31, 2015

Paterno Family Can't Sue PSU: Judge

Paterno Family Can't Sue PSU: Judge

The family of the late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno can't sue the NCAA and the university for breach of contract for their actions in response to the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal, a Pennsylvania...

Thursday, Feb 26, 2015

Sandusky Lawsuit in Philly Not a Burden: Judge

Sandusky Lawsuit in Philly Not a Burden: Judge

Penn State is based in State College, 200 miles northwest. It has appealed Judge Angelo Foglietta's decision to keep the lawsuit in Philadelphia.

Wednesday, Feb 18, 2015

New PSU Sexual Misconduct Policy Has University President's Support

New PSU Sexual Misconduct Policy Has University President's Support

The new policy would establish an office to handle the matters, provide training for faculty and staff, and create a new required course for freshmen.

Wednesday, Feb 11, 2015

Pa. Residents Want Joe Paterno Statue Back

Pa. Residents Want Joe Paterno Statue Back

A poll says Pennsylvanians overwhelmingly want Penn State to put back a statue of ex-football coach Joe Paterno that was removed after Jerry Sandusky's child molestation conviction.

Friday, Feb 6, 2015

Paterno Family Heads to Court Against Penn State

Paterno Family Heads to Court Against Penn State

The hearing at the county courthouse in Bellefonte Friday comes as the parties have been battling over confidentiality in the discovery process, and whether the lawsuit should include a breach of contract...

Thursday, Jan 29, 2015

Handling Sexual Misconduct at PSU

Handling Sexual Misconduct at PSU

A task force at Penn State is recommending the university change how it handles sexual misconduct.

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No Charges Right Now in Deadly HS Bathroom Fight

No Charges Right Now in Deadly HS Bathroom Fight

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Coast Guard Rescues 3 From Sinking Fishing Boat

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