Jerry Sandusky Scandal
Pennsylvania’s state-owned universities adopted a policy Tuesday that is designed to protect the safety of children on campus.
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.
One of the three bills signed by Gov. Corbett establishes a statewide database that will help various agencies provide and share information about child abuse cases.
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.
A longtime member of the Penn State University Board of Trustees has resigned, saying he regrets his vote to fire Hall of Fame football coach Joe Paterno days after the arrest of Jerry Sandusky on child sexual abuse charges.
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.
A lawyer representing one of accusers of former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky says his client has reached a settlement with Penn State.
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.
Governor Corbett’s lawsuit is an anti-trust suit, saying the NCAA violated its own rules in bringing sanctions against Penn State that have resulted in economic harm to Pennsylvania.
A small group of people rallied on Saturday to show support for a man whose sexual-abuse claims triggered the investigation of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.
The Philadelphia Children’s Alliance hosted a free screening of a documentary on Wednesday evening about victims of child sex abuse coping and moving forward with their lives.
Former Penn State administrators Gary Schultz and Tim Curley, each charged with perjury in the Jerry Sandusky scandal, now say they want to be tried separately.
Rodney Erickson told CBS’s “Face the Nation” program in an interview taped for broadcast Sunday that the university has general liability coverage like any institution of its size.
Governor Corbett says he hopes the NCAA will consider the far-reaching impact that shutting down Penn State’s football program would have.