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

Sep 5, 2014

Jay Paterno Fires Back at PSU Faculty

Jay Paterno Fires Back at PSU Faculty

The son of the late Joe Paterno sent a strongly-worded response to Penn State leaders after the University released a public appeal online.

Sep 4, 2014

New Accuser Sues Sandusky for Alleged Abuse

New Accuser Sues Sandusky for Alleged Abuse

A new accuser has sued Jerry Sandusky, Penn State and a charity the former assistant coach founded, claiming he was sexually abused about six years ago.

Aug 24, 2014

Case of Ex-PSU Officials Moves Along

Case of Ex-PSU Officials Moves Along

The criminal case against three former Penn State administrators is being conducted under strict court secrecy, and the judge has sealed all filings for the past six months.

Aug 16, 2014

Freeh Must Show Why Civil Suit Should Be Moved

Freeh Must Show Why Civil Suit Should Be Moved

A judge has ruled that former FBI director Louis Freeh must show why a pending civil lawsuit against him should be heard in federal court.

Aug 15, 2014

Penn St. Trustees Vote to Stay Course on Sanctions

Penn St. Trustees Vote to Stay Course on Sanctions

A divided Penn State board is endorsing a potential legal settlement that would keep its $60 million fine over the Jerry Sandusky scandal within Pennsylvania.

Aug 13, 2014

Penn State Trustees Vote to Stay Course on Sanctions

Penn State Trustees Vote to Stay Course on Sanctions

A divided Penn State board voted Wednesday to endorse a potential legal settlement that would keep its $60 million fine over the Jerry Sandusky scandal within Pennsylvania, signaling their support for a deal to...

Aug 8, 2014

New Development in Penn State Lawsuit

New Development in Penn State Lawsuit

A judge gave more to for the sides to work out a settlement in the lawsuit involving Penn State and the Jerry Sandusky sex scandal.

Aug 8, 2014

NCAA, State Get More Time to Work Out Penn State Suit

NCAA, State Get More Time to Work Out Penn State Suit

A federal judge on Thursday gave the NCAA and Pennsylvania officials a month to try to work out a possible settlement of a lawsuit over the penalties Penn State is paying for mishandling the Jerry Sandusky child...

Jul 26, 2014

Son: Joe Paterno Feared Wrongly Accusing Sandusky

Son: Joe Paterno Feared Wrongly Accusing Sandusky

Former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno told his son the day after his firing that he hadn't informed the coaching staff about allegations Jerry Sandusky may be a child molester because he was unsure...

Jul 25, 2014

Judge Denies Spanier's Request

Judge Denies Spanier's Request

A federal judge in Pennsylvania said Friday she will not halt the criminal case against former Penn State president Graham Spanier, who is accused of a criminal cover-up of child sex abuse complaints against...

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