Penn State

Sandusky to be sentenced Oct. 9 in sex abuse case

(AP) – There’s little doubt former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky faces a long prison sentence. In a few weeks, he’ll find out just how long. A judge announced Monday he will sentence […]

09/17/2012

Transcript: Great deal of Sandusky evidence unused

(AP) – Four days after former Penn State coach Jerry Sandusky was convicted of sexually abusing 10 boys, a state prosecutor told a judge there was a “great deal” of incriminating evidence that didn’t come […]

08/15/2012

Paterno family intends to appeal NCAA sanctions

(AP) – Joe Paterno‘s family said it planned to appeal the sanctions imposed by the NCAA against Penn State for the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal. The governing body’s response: Don’t bother. Family lawyer […]

08/04/2012

Trees planted at former Paterno statue site

(AP) – The spot where Joe Paterno’s bronze likeness once stood is now occupied by freshly planted trees. The Centre Daily Times reports the trees were planted outside Penn State’s Beaver Stadium over the weekend. […]

07/30/2012

Penn State inquiry nears end, findings expected soon

(AP) – Penn State’s internal investigation into the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal is drawing to a close, and the findings could be released within weeks. University trustees appointed former FBI Director Louis Freeh […]

07/06/2012

Email citing Paterno brings defense of late coach

(AP) – Details from a decade-old email are raising new questions about Joe Paterno’s response to a sex abuse complaint regarding former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky, but a Paterno family spokesman says he’s not worried […]

07/03/2012

​Penn State making workers report abuse allegations

(AP) – Penn State has instituted a new policy requiring all employees to report suspected child abuse to state authorities. The policy announced Thursday also requires annual training for any staffer in a position to […]

06/08/2012

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