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

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...

Jul 18, 2014

Sandusky Relatives Voice Support

Sandusky Relatives Voice Support

Other members of Jerry Sandusky's family say they're standing by him after one of his adopted sons described to Oprah Winfrey allegations of sexual abuse by the former Penn State assistant football coach.

Jul 17, 2014

Sandusky's Son Talks of His Bedtime 'Ritual'

Sandusky's Son Talks of His Bedtime 'Ritual'

An adopted son of convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky is providing details of the alleged sexual abuse he suffered at the hands of his father. Matt Sandusky, who was initially a foster child of the...

Jul 8, 2014

Penn State Seeks to Seal Paterno Discovery Papers

Penn State Seeks to Seal Paterno Discovery Papers

Penn State's attorneys want a judge to seal any documents they hand over to the estate of late football coach Joe Paterno, claiming his family plans to use them "to conduct a public relations campaign.''

Jun 25, 2014

AG Corrects Description of 2 Sandusky Accusers

AG Corrects Description of 2 Sandusky Accusers

Pennsylvania's attorney general is correcting her statement from earlier this week about two young men who've accused Jerry Sandusky of sexual abuse in 2009.

Jun 23, 2014

Sandusky Investigation Took Too Long: AG

Sandusky Investigation Took Too Long: AG

A comprehensive review of the lengthy investigation into convicted child molester and former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky says state prosecutors took too long to bring the man to justice.

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