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Stigall Show Log 7.24.12

Chris reviews all the details and ramifications of the NCAA sanctions placed on Penn State with CBS 3’s Oren Lieberman and Beasley Reece and with former Governor Ed Rendell. He also looks back to last night’s Red Meat Tour with Michael Steele and Jonah Goldberg.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–07/24/2012

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Ex-PSU Exec: I Was Abused, Wouldn’t Turn Blind Eye

Graham Spanier says he wouldn’t have ignored child sexual-abuse complaints as Penn State’s president because he was beaten repeatedly as a child.


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Penn State To Respond To NCAA Demand Within Days

Penn State said it will respond within days to the NCAA’s demand for information as the governing body decides whether the university should face penalties — including a possible shutdown of its storied football program — in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.


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Paterno’s Halo Removed From PSU Mural

An artist has removed a halo from a mural of Penn State football coach Joe Paterno amid the school’s child sex-abuse scandal.


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

Report: Ex-PSU President OK’d Not Reporting Abuse

Emails show Penn State’s former president Graham Spanier agreed not to take allegations of sex abuse against ex-assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky to authorities but worried university officials would be “vulnerable” for failing to report it, a news organization has reported.


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Penn State Sex-Abuse Scandal Likely To Spawn Lawsuits

The full story about what happened in the Penn State child-sex abuse scandal will only come out through the civil lawsuits that now appear inevitable, and the matter raises novel and challenging legal issues, according to lawyers with experience in similar litigation.


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Penn State Moves Forward After First Game Without Paterno

Fans honored Paterno in a number of different ways, some dressing like Paterno, others displaying signs in support of the deposed coaching icon.


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Governor Corbett ‘Very Proud’ Of Penn State Students

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett is hailing thousands of Penn State students who held a candlelight vigil Friday night to show support for victims of child abuse.


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New Leadership Takes Over At Penn State

Penn State was reintroduced on Friday to Rodney Erickson in his new role as the university’s interim president.


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Rage Runs Rampant After Paterno Is Fired

In the end, the pressure proved to be insurmountable—even for a legend. In the end, Joe Paterno, for decades a paragon of ethics and source of respect in the college football world, was brought down in the aftermath of the alleged sexual-abuse charges pending against former Penn State defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky.


Thousands of angry students took to the streets after football coach Joe Paterno was fired Wednesday night. (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Students Riot After Paterno Gets Fired

Penn State football coach Joe Paterno: fired. School president Graham Spanier: fired. Students swarmed the streets to protest after the beloved coach was canned.


Stigall Show Log 11.10.11

Chris reviews the latest following Joe Paterno’s removal at the hands of the Penn State Board of Trustees. He talks to John Hayward about last night’s Republican Primary Debate and Jack Abramoff about his new book Capital Punishment.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–11/10/2011

Pa. Gov. Corbett Urges Fast Action By PSU In Wake Of Child Abuse Scandal

Gov. Tom Corbett said Wednesday that Penn State’s trustees must act firmly and swiftly in response to an unfolding child sex abuse scandal and expressed disappointment over the response of university officials.


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

Report: Penn State President Spanier Will Resign Or Be Forced Out

Online petitions surfaced almost immediately after news broke of the sex abuse scandal at Penn State, calling for the resignation of PSU President Graham Spanier’s. Today, reports indicate, his tenure could be coming to an end.


(Gov. Tom Corbett was asked about the Penn State sex scandal when he appeared today at a scheduled event at a cell phone store to sign legislation that makes texting while driving a primary offense in Pennsylvania.  Credit: Tony Romeo)

Gov. Corbett Saddened But Circumspect As Penn State Scandal Unfolds

Pennsylvania governor Tom Corbett says he is “disappointed” by the lack of action on the part of Penn State officials who handled the allegations of child sex abuse that are shaking the school to its foundations.