The Second Mile

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.


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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.”


Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky arrives at his child sex abuse trial at the Centre County Courthouse on June 22, 2012 in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania. Today the jury will start its second day of deliberations in the sexual abuse trial of former Penn State assistant football coach, Jerry Sandusky who is charged with 51 criminal counts of sexual abuse on 10 boys over a 15-year period. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Sandusky Jury Back Deliberating Sex Abuse Case

Jurors in Jerry Sandusky’s child sex abuse trial listened again to testimony from a key prosecution witness Friday as they began their second day of deliberations in the former Penn State assistant football coach’s high-profile case.


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1-800-What?! Sandusky Lawyer Unknowingly Trumpets Gay Sex Hotline

Joe Amendola says he didn’t mean to refer to a gay sex phone line when he said anyone who believes university officials thought his client raped a 10-year-old boy and did little about it should call 1-800-REALITY.


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Jerry Sandusky Waives Hearing, Case Moves Toward Trial

Sandusky told reporters as he left the courthouse that he would “stay the course, fight for four quarters.”


Jerry Sandusky (Credit: Pennsylvania Attorney General's Office)

Accuser, Grand Jury Reports Raise Questions About Dottie Sandusky

Dottie Sandusky almost certainly is facing lawsuits that lawyers say are likely to bankrupt her if she doesn’t seek a divorce.


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Jerry Sandusky Free On Bail After Night In Centre County Jail

Sandusky secured his release using $200,000 in real estate holdings and a $50,000 certified check provided by his wife, according to online court records.


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Sandusky Jailed, Faces Additional Charges Of Sexual Abuse

Jerry Sandusky was arrested and jailed after he was removed from his home in handcuffs earlier on Wednesday. He was unable to pay $250,000 in bail and will have to submit to electronic monitoring once he posts bail.


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Amid First Sandusky Lawsuit, Penn State Pledges Ethics To ‘New Level’

Hours after a man contended in a lawsuit that Jerry Sandusky sexually abused him more than 100 times, Penn State leaders pledged to raise ethics “to a new level” on a campus.


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New Sandusky Accuser Brings First Lawsuit In Penn State Scandal

The man who filed the first sex-abuse lawsuit against Sandusky says he feels tormented after learning others were allegedly abused after him.


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Jerry Sandusky’s Second Mile Charity: Donate Elsewhere

The Second Mile’s recommendation that donations be made to the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape was posted on its website Monday.


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Penn State Taps Ex-FBI Director Louis Freeh To Conduct Sex Scandal Investigation

Freeh said his team “will be looking periods back to and including 1975,” but added they are “not conducting a criminal investigation.”


On College Avenue, a crying Penn State Nittany Lion window painting marks a store front, November 10, 2011 in State College, Pennsylvania. Paterno was fired during the Penn State Board of Trustees Press Conference in the wake of a sexual abuse scandal involving former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Sandusky Does Interview, Proclaims Innocence, But Admits ‘I Shouldn’t Have Showered’ With Kids

Jerry Sandusky is taking on the biggest defense of his life — defending his name. Charged with 40 counts of sexually abusing eight boys, the former Penn State assistant coach said in a telephone interview: “I say that I am innocent of those charges.”