Source: CBS News Former Penn State President Graham Spanier is being charged with child endangerment, perjury, obstruction of justice and conspiracy in connection with the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse case, according to court documents. Spanier, 64, is now the third school official to face charges in the case. Attorney General Linda Kelly is expected to announce [...]
Source: M. Alex Johnson and Danielle Leigh / NBC News BELLEFONTE, Pa. — Former Penn State University assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was sentenced to 30 to 60 years in prison Tuesday for abusing 10 boys he met over 15 years through his charity for troubled children, NBC News reported. Sandusky, who was defensive coordinator and [...]
Attorneys for ousted Penn State President Graham Spanier dispute allegations he covered up reports of child sex abuse involving convicted former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky. Spanier was fired after Sandusky was charged. (Aug. 22)
Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy The young man known as “Victim 2” in the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse case spoke out for the first time through his attorneys about how the former Penn State coach abused him and stalked him with phone messages. NBC’s Ron Allen reports.
Source: Dylan Murphy / SportsGrid The debate is over, friends. The Joe Paterno statue has been taken down and will be moved to an unamed “secure location.” After the release of the Freeh report, intense debate surrounding the statue and its removal began, with many on either side of the issue. Ultimately, however, Penn State [...]
Source: AP / NBCSports STATE COLLEGE, Pa. – The famed statue of Joe Paterno was taken down from outside the Penn State football stadium Sunday as the NCAA announced it would be issuing sanctions against the university whose top officials were accused in a scathing report of burying child sex abuse allegations against a now-convicted [...]
By Roland S. Martin Editor-in-Chief RolandMartinReports.com After years and years of over-the-top stories attesting to the character, honor, integrity and moral fiber of the late Penn State head football coach Joe Paterno, we now know, after reading the 267-page Penn State internal report on child predator Jerry Sandusky, that the legendary coach was nothing more [...]
Jerry Sandusky was convicted Friday of sexually assaulting 10 boys over 15 years, accusations that shattered the Happy Valley image of Penn State football and led to the firing of Hall of Fame coach Joe Paterno. (June 22)
Source: Colleen Curry, Beth Loyd and Jim Avila / ABC News Former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky was found guilty today of nearly all of the allegations of child sex abuse leveled against him. He will likely be sentenced to life in prison. After 20 hours of sequestered deliberations, the jury of seven women and [...]
Travis Weaver is the first accuser of former Penn State football Coach Jerry Sandusky to speak publicly about the sexual abuse he says he endured. The 30-year-old Ohio man speaks to NBC’s Kate Snow in an exclusive interview to be broadcast Thursday, June 21 at 10pm/9c on Rock Center with Brian Williams.