State Sen. John Yudichak, D-Plymouth Township, wants Penn State to immediately address "serious shortcomings" in an internal probe into an alleged child-sex abuse cover-up. Yudichak, a Penn State alumnus, said Monday he also wanted the university to seek
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Sandusky says former Penn State football assistant could not be sure he witnessed sex between Sandusky and young boy
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HARRISBURG, Penn. (Reuters) - Family members of the late Penn State University football coach Joe Paterno on Sunday released a report they commissioned that said that a former FBI director's finding that Paterno helped cover up a child sex abuse scandal was flawed and unfair.
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HARRISBURG - Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky's "major claims" as he appeals a child sexual abuse conviction include the many years that went by before accusers notified authorities, according to a pair of defense filings...
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BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) - Jerry Sandusky's attorney has filed notice that he'll appeal a judge's ruling last month that rejected arguments that defense attorneys didn't have enough time to prepare for the three-week trial at which the former Penn State assistant football coach was convicted on 45 child sex abuse charges.
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BELLEFONTE— Jerry Sandusky's attorney has filed notice that he'll appeal a judge's ruling last month that rejected arguments that defense attorneys didn't have enough time to prepare for the three-week trial at which the former Penn State assistant football coach was convicted on 45 child sex abuse charges.
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STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — The bill to pay for legal fees, consultants and other costs for Penn State associated with the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal stands at more than $27.6 million.
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STATE COLLEGE, Pa.—Penn State has released a document sought by some of its critics detailing the agreement with former FBI director Louis Freeh to investigate the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal, a review that cost the school about $8.
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The National Collegiate Athletic Association, the embattled governing body for major college athletics, fired another volley today in the battle over sanctions imposed on Penn State in the wake of a child-sex abuse cover-up at the university.
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A defendant in the trial of an alleged sex gang has admitted having sex with one of his accusers, but insisted it was consensual. Giving evidence today, Mohammed Karrar denied "lying through his teeth" as he said allegations he raped and trafficked teenage girls for sex over a period of around five years were false.
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