Jerry Sandusky Scandal

(Penn State's board of trustees meets on Ocotber 28, 2014.  Image from Penn State TV)

Divided Penn State Trustees Set Aside Report Critical of School’s Handling of Sandusky Case

Penn State University’s board of trustees today voted down a proposal that would have taken a closer look at the Freeh Report -– the 2012 investigation that examined how the university handled the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal.

10/28/2014

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Report: Rutgers AD Julie Hermann Made Sandusky Joke At Staff Meeting

A report says Rutgers Athletic Director Julie Hermann made a tasteless Jerry Sandusky joke in a private staff meeting last fall.

09/19/2014

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Rutgers University Issues Apology For ‘Classless’ Actions Of Fans At PSU Game

Rutgers University issued a statement Monday and it wasn’t for their performance on the field against Penn State, but rather the “classless” actions of fans bearing inappropriate t-shirts and signage.

09/15/2014

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Pa. Universities OK Child-Abuse Prevention Policy

Pennsylvania’s state-owned universities adopted a policy Tuesday that is designed to protect the safety of children on campus.

07/08/2014

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

(Pa. state senator Rudy Vulakovich watches as Gov. Corbett signs into law his anto-child-abuse measure.  Photo by Tony Romeo)

Gov. Corbett Signs Measure Creating Pa. Database of Child Abuse Cases

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.

04/07/2014

(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

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Penn State Trustee Resigns, Regrets Paterno Vote

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.

03/08/2014

(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

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Settlement Reached In Penn State-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.

08/18/2013

(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

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Judge To Decide In Several Weeks Whether To Throw Out Corbett’s Case Against NCAA

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.

05/21/2013

Aaron Fisher, known previously simply as 'Victim 1' gets out of a car as he enters the Centre County Courthouse before former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky is sentenced in his child sex abuse case (credit: by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Small Group Rallies In Support Of Sandusky Accuser

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.

10/27/2012

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Film On Male Survivors Of Child Sex Abuse Screened At Free Library

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.

10/11/2012

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

Lawyers For Curley, Schultz Seek Separate Trials In Sandusky Scandal

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.

09/18/2012

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