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

Wednesday, Sep 9, 2015

PSU Wants Paterno Lawyers to Return Interview Notes

PSU Wants Paterno Lawyers to Return Interview Notes

The fate of some 120 sets of notes from interviews conducted in the months after a child-abuse scandal rocked Penn State was in the hands of a Pennsylvania judge after a court hearing Wednesday.

Tuesday, Jul 14, 2015

Jay Paterno Seeks College Coaching Job

Jay Paterno Seeks College Coaching Job

The son of late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno sent a handwritten letter to Ohio State coach Urban Meyer in December, asking for a job.

Monday, Jul 13, 2015

Penn State Ex-Officials' Case Heads to Appeals Court Hearing

Penn State Ex-Officials' Case Heads to Appeals Court Hearing

A long delayed criminal case against three former Penn State administrators accused of covering up complaints about Jerry Sandusky is heading to a Pennsylvania courtroom next month, but not for trial.

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.

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