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Freeh Seeks Speedy Trial On PSU Defamation Claims

A lawyer for former FBI director Louis Freeh has asked an appeals court not to delay a defamation case over Freeh’s Penn State sexual-abuse investigation.

05/21/2014

Graham Spanier, left, (photo by  Hunter Martin/ Getty Images) in 2007.  Louis Freeh, right, (photo by William Thomas Cain/ Getty Images) in 2012.

Pa. Judges Weighing Spanier vs. Freeh Case, Outgrowth of Penn State Scandal

It’s a case that stems from Louis Freeh’s investigation of Penn State’s handling of former football coach Jerry Sandusky, now serving a prison term, and his abuse of boys while an employee of the university.

05/21/2014

(Former Penn State president Graham Spanier, in file photo.  Credit: Hunter Martin/ Getty Images)

Penn State Ex-President’s Lawsuit Seeks To End His Prosecution in Sandusky Scandal

Former Penn State University president Graham Spanier is seeking to stop the state’s case against him in the Jerry Sandusky scandal. Spanier says he thought Penn State’s lawyer was representing him.

03/31/2014

Former Penn State President Graham Spanier.  (credit: Hunter Martin/ Getty Images)

Former Penn State President Files Complaint, Asks Judge To Halt Criminal Case

Spanier’s lawyers filed a complaint in federal court in Harrisburg Monday that says his case was “undertaken in bad faith” and that it violates his constitutional right to due process of law.

03/31/2014

(Msgr. William Lynn leaves the Criminal Justice Center in Philadelphia in March 2012.  Credit: Stan Honda/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Monsignor Lynn Case Could Impact Jerry Sandusky Scandal

Legal experts predict the decision to overturn the conviction of Monsignor William Lynn will have major implications for the criminal case against three Penn State administrators connected to the Jerry Sandusky scandal.

12/29/2013

(Graham Spanier, in file photo. Credit: Hunter Martin/ Getty Images)

Abbreviated Penn State Child Abuse Trial Hearing Centers On Defendant Representation

Judge Todd Hoover shut down the hearing after a few minutes, hearing no witnesses, instead entering into the record documents pertaining to former Penn State chief counsel Cynthia Baldwin.

12/17/2013

(Former Penn State president Graham Spanier, in file photo.  Credit: Hunter Martin/ Getty Images)

State Details Case Against Ex-Penn State President

The state attorney general’s office filed papers Friday that detail the lies it says former Penn State President Graham Spanier told during his grand jury testimony.

12/01/2013

Former Penn State President Graham Spanier.  (credit: Hunter Martin/ Getty Images)

Expected Announcement Of Penn State’s New President Postponed

Penn State University trustees have called off a Friday meeting at which they were expected to vote on a new president.

10/30/2013

(Former Penn State president Graham Spanier, in file photo.  Credit: Hunter Martin/ Getty Images)

Ex-Penn State President Seeks Defamation Suit Delay

Former Penn State President Graham Spanier wants a judge to put his planned defamation lawsuit against former FBI Director Louis Freeh on hold until after Spanier’s criminal trial in the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.

10/21/2013

(Former Penn State president Graham Spanier, in file photo.  Credit: Hunter Martin/ Getty Images)

Former Penn State President Spanier Seeks Records From AG

Lawyers for former Penn State president Graham Spanier want a judge to force the state attorney general’s office to release documents as he prepares for trial on charges he helped cover up complaints about Jerry Sandusky.

10/07/2013

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Penn State Defendants Waive Formal Arraignment

Three former administrators at Penn State are waiving their right to a formal arraignment on criminal charges in an alleged cover-up of reports about Jerry Sandusky’s behavior with boys.

08/05/2013

(Gary Schultz, left, and Tim Curley leave a courtroom in central Pennsylvania in December 2011.  Credit: Rob Carr/ Getty Images)

Day 2 Set In Hearing On Alleged Sandusky Cover-Up

Day two of a hearing on whether three former Penn State officials covered up an allegation in the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal is expected to feature two more witnesses, a day after legendary coach Joe Paterno was said to be quietly critical of how university officials had handled it.

07/30/2013

(Gary Schultz, left, and Tim Curley leave a courtroom in central Pennsylvania in December 2011.  Credit: Rob Carr/ Getty Images)

Star Witness Testifies at Hearing For Three Penn State Officials Snared in Sandusky Scandal

Former Penn State assistant football coach Mike McQueary was the leadoff witness this morning as a preliminary hearing began in the case of three former top Penn State administrators charged with covering up the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal.

07/29/2013

Former Penn State President Graham Spanier.  (credit: Hunter Martin/ Getty Images)

3 Ex-Penn State Officials Set To Go Before Judge

Penn State’s former president and two other former top administrators will be the subject of a preliminary hearing today on charges they conspired to cover up Jerry Sandusky’s sexual abuse of children.

07/28/2013

Penn State Campus in State College. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Penn State Trustees Approve $4.42B Budget, Tuition Hikes

Penn State’s Board of Trustees has approved a $4.42 billion budget and tuition increases averaging about 2.8 percent for all students.

07/12/2013

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