Fired Syracuse University assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine has filed the initial paperwork in a defamation lawsuit against ESPN for reporting sex-abuse claims against him.
Supreme Court Justice Brian DeJoseph said Bobby Davis and Michael Lang did not provide sufficient proof that Syracuse jurors would be biased.
Victims of childhood sexual abuse are “denied basic legal rights,” said the Rev. Robert Hoatson of the advocacy group Road to Recovery.
The children and teenagers had smiles from ear to ear.