Jerry Sandusky

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Kristen Johanson
March 03, 2020 - 5:33 pm
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has named the "special master to investigate" how the Mumia Abu-Jamal case is being handled by the Philadelphia District Attorney, and how the investigation will play out. The judge is no stranger to high profile cases. Read more here.
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In this Nov. 22, 2019, file photo, former Penn State University assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, center, arrives at the Centre County Courthouse to be resentenced in Bellefonte, Pa.
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AP News
January 28, 2020 - 10:42 am
A judge flatly rejected Jerry Sandusky's latest request to have his 30- to 60-year child molestation sentence reduced during a brief hearing Tuesday. Read more here.
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Head coach James Franklin of the Penn State Nittany Lions walks his team onto the field before playing against the Minnesota Golden Gophers.
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Jim Melwert
January 14, 2020 - 4:50 pm
In a lawsuit filed Monday in federal court, a former Penn State football player claims he was hazed by upperclassmen on the team. Read more here.
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AP News
November 22, 2019 - 11:23 am
Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was resentenced Friday to 30 to 60 years in prison, the same penalty as before, for sexually abusing children. Read more here.
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Former Penn State University assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky arrives at the Centre County Courthouse in Bellefonte, Pa.
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AP News
September 18, 2019 - 11:50 am
By Mark Scolforo, Associated Press The judge handling the pending resentencing of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky took himself off the case Wednesday, citing an unspecified recent action by the state attorney general's office. Judge John Foradora's order recused himself...
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AP News
September 16, 2019 - 3:48 pm
Jerry Sandusky's resentencing on a 45-count child sexual abuse conviction is on hold, and it's not clear when it will happen. Read more here.
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Kristen Johanson
August 08, 2019 - 6:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Jerry Sandusky will be back in court next month to be resentenced after a Pennsylvania appeals court said his prison sentence was unlawfully applied. The former Penn State coach also lost his latest appeal last month. Jerry Sandusky, 75, is scheduled to be in court...
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July 24, 2019 - 4:27 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Jerry Sandusky won't get a fresh chance to argue in state court he should get a new trial, seven years after the former Penn State assistant football coach was convicted of molesting 10 boys. Pennsylvania's Supreme Court on Wednesday turned downSandusky's request that it...
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Former Penn State president Graham Spanier leaves his preliminary hearing in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, Monday, July 29, 2013.
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May 01, 2019 - 12:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania's attorney general says he will appeal a decision by a federal judge overturning the conviction of former Penn State President Graham Spanier in the Jerry Sandusky scandal. Spanier was convicted two years ago of endangering the welfare of children. He was...
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Former Penn State president Graham Spanier leaves his preliminary hearing in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, Monday, July 29, 2013.
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Tony Romeo
May 01, 2019 - 8:59 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — On the eve of his date with the jailer, the conviction of former Penn State President Graham Spanier — tried for child endangerment for his role in the Jerry Sandusky scandal — was overturned Tuesday by a federal judge. Spanier was convicted two years ago by a jury...
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