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Sue Paterno Defends JoePa In Letter; Response To Freeh Report Coming

Breaking more than a year of silence, Sue Paterno is defending her late husband as a “moral, disciplined” man who never twisted the truth to avoid bad publicity.

02/08/2013

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky leaves the Centre County Courthouse after being sentenced in his child sex abuse case on October 9, 2012 in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Judge Denies Jerry Sandusky’s Bid For New Trial

Judge John Cleland’s 27-page order said lawyers for the former Penn State assistant football coach conceded that their post-trial review turned up no material that would have changed their strategy.

01/30/2013

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Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett To Sue NCAA Over Penn State Sanctions

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett said Wednesday he will file a federal lawsuit against the NCAA in a bid to overturn the hefty sanctions imposed on Penn State University in the wake of the Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal.

01/02/2013

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Penn State AD Tim Curley, Former VP Gary Schultz Arraigned

Two Penn State administrators facing new charges they hushed up child sexual abuse allegations against former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky were preparing to be arraigned on Friday.

11/02/2012

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Ex-Penn State President Graham Spanier Charged In Sandusky Case

Former Penn State President Graham Spanier was charged Thursday with hushing up child molestation allegations against Jerry Sandusky, making him the third school official to be accused of crimes in the alleged cover-up.

11/01/2012

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky leaves the Centre County Courthouse after being sentenced in his child sex abuse case on October 9, 2012 in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Jerry Sandusky Victim Speaks Out Publicly For First Time, Says He Contemplated Suicide

The young man whose claims of abuse began the criminal investigation that put Jerry Sandusky in prison said he contemplated suicide because authorities took so long to prosecute the former Penn State assistant football coach.

10/19/2012

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky (R) leaves the Centre County Courthouse after being sentenced in his child sex-abuse case on October 9, 2012 in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Sandusky Sentenced To At Least 30 Years In Child Sex Abuse Case

Jerry Sandusky has been sentenced to at least 30 years in prison in the child sexual abuse scandal that brought shame to Penn State and led to coach Joe Paterno’s downfall.

10/09/2012

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Former Penn State Asst. Coach Jerry Sandusky Delivers Unapologetic Rant

The former Penn State assistant football coach is set to be sentenced on Tuesday, but spoke out from prison Monday, claiming to be a victim of a conspiracy.

10/08/2012

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Victim 1 In Sandusky Trial To Reveal Identity, Release Memoir

Ballantine Bantam Dell said that “Silent No More: Victim #1’s Fight for Justice Against Jerry Sandusky,” is coming out Oct. 23.

09/27/2012

Al Pacino (credit: ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images), Joe Paterno (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Pacino As Paterno? Film Based On JoePa, PSU Scandal Reportedly Being Shopped

Al Pacino, best known for his roles in Scarface and the Godfather series, is set to play Joe Paterno in a movie being shopped around Hollywood, according to Deadline.com.

09/10/2012

Penn State player leaves team meeting (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images) after sanctions are handed down by NCAA President Mark Emmert. (credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Keidel: The Bell Tolls For Penn State As College Football Begins

Will you root for Penn State this season? As we snap the seal on a new football season, many Americans will wonder how Penn State will crawl out of the coffin that Jerry Sandusky and Joe Paterno dug over decades of crimes and cover-ups.

08/31/2012

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Penn State Insists ‘Sweet Caroline’ Playlist Adjustment Not Because Of Sandusky

The school insists that the song was cut from the cue because it is outdated and played at many other stadiums and arenas across the country, with no genuine, historical ties to the university.

08/28/2012

Joe Paterno (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Keidel: No Jolt from Joe; ‘Paterno’ Biographer Whiffs On Scandal

If you care to look at his book as strict reportage, an objective, obdurate desire to report Joe Paterno’s view on life, liberty, and Sandusky, then he did his job. We can’t kill Joe Posnanski for playing it safe. And yet we can.

08/23/2012

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‘Paterno’ Author: JoePa Never Liked Sandusky, And He ‘Wasn’t Particularly Nice’

“The real (Paterno) was tough, and he wasn’t particularly nice all the time,” Posnanski said. “His players hated him when they played for him, but so many admired him and believed that he changed their lives.”

08/21/2012

Penn State player leaves team meeting (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images) after sanctions are handed down by NCAA President Mark Emmert. (credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Penn State President: Nittany Lions Faced 4-Year ‘Death Penalty’

Penn State’s trustees may not like the NCAA’s unprecedented sanctions against the university’s football program, but they say the alternative — the so-called “death penalty” — would have been worse.

07/26/2012

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