The Penn Scandal

The Penn Scandal

Bandung : Indonesia | Nov 08, 2011 at 8:17 PM PST
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Should Joe Paterno be fired over the Sandusky Scandal?

The Penn Scandal: The Penn State campus was rocked by surprising allegations of sexual abuse by former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky. the previous coach has been charged with sexually assaulting eight young boys over a span of fifteen years.

Athletic Director Tim Curley and senior vice chairman for business and finance Gary Schultz face criminal charges for lying to the grand jury investigating Sandusky also as for failing to alert the police when the accusations were initial delivered to them in 2002. the 2 stepped down on Sunday night.

According to the police report, a graduate student (later identified as current assistant soccer coach Mike McQueary) witnessed Sandusky sexually assault a unadorned boy in a very team locker space shower in 2002. He reportedly told head coach Joe Paterno the subsequent morning. The legendary soccer coach is claimed to possess immediately told Curley. On Monday, Pennsylvania Attorney General Linda Kelly spoke to reporters and said Paterno wasn’t a target of the investigation. Paterno had been scheduled to deal with the media at 12:30 pm on Tuesday, however that press conference was cancelled shortly before it had been set to start.

With reports swirling that Paterno are forced out and with new victims still coming back forward, this story is developing at a fast pace. Follow here for updates on true because it unfolds.

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