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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...
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  • Simple Wisdom from Penn State: If You See Child Abuse, Stop It!

      World of Psychology & Mental Health | over 2 years ago
    Grohol, PsyD Founder & Editor-in-Chief I've been a little flabbergasted by the whole Penn State child sex abuse scandal. But not for the reasons others have been upset by it (for loss of a long-time coach way to keep things in perspective there,...
  • Penn State Searches for Answers

      KSAZ | over 2 years ago
    Penn State began its search for answers Friday as the child sex abuse scandal involving a former assistant football coach continued to grip the once-proud university. Interim university president Rodney Erickson took the lead in helping Penn State...
  • Penn State puts Mike McQueary, who reported sexual abuse, on leave

      Los Angeles Times | over 2 years ago
    Los Angeles Times Staff Writer Penn State assistant football coach Mike McQueary, whose grand jury testimony led eventually to public disclosure of the child sex-abuse allegations engulfing the school, was placed on administrative leave Friday...
  • Penn State coach McQueary on 'indefinite' paid leave

      Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | over 2 years ago
    University president Rodney Erickson made the announcement about Mr. McQueary, who according to a grand jury presentment witnessed former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky sexually assaulting a child in a locker room shower in 2002, at a press...
  • Abuse victim?s mother says Paterno had to be fired

      Arab News | over 2 years ago
    Penn State University was right to fire football coach Joe Paterno for not telling police that his former assistant coach had been accused of child sex abuse, an alleged victim's mother said on Friday. Paterno, 84, was told in 2002 that his former...
  • Penn State Worried About Mike McQueary’s Safety Now, Won’t Coach This ...

      The Superficial | over 2 years ago
    Penn State Worried About Mike McQueary's Safety Now, Won't Coach This Weekend Penn State may have dropped the ball in making sure little kids weren't systematically raped for over a decade, but by golly, they're going to make sure a former linebacker...
  • Anger of Penn State boy's mother

      BBC | over 2 years ago
    She told ABC News that her son had been afraid to come forward and accuse former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky. The investigation into alleged molestation by Mr Sandusky has now widened to the state of Texas. Head coach Joe Paterno, accused...
  • Penn State Trustees Form Committee

      KSAZ | over 2 years ago
    The Penn State University board of trustees on Friday announced the formation of a special committee to investigate the school's handling of the child sex abuse scandal. Board member Ken Frazier was selected to head up the committee, tasked with...
  • McQueary to Skip Game, Receives Threats

      KSAZ | over 2 years ago
    Penn State assistant football coach Mike McQueary will not attend Saturday's home game against Nebraska because of fears for his safety. "Due to multiple threats made against Assistant Coach Mike McQueary, the University has decided it would be in...
  • Mike McQueary Won't Coach Against Nebraska Due to Threats

      International Business Times | over 2 years ago
    Get the latest sport scores and coverage on national sports news Sample "Due to multiple threats made against Assistant Coach Mike McQueary , the University has decided it would be in the best interest of all for Assistant Coach McQueary not to be in...
  • Penn State Scandal: Alleged Victim's Mother Was 'Horrified'

      National Public Radio | over 2 years ago
    Here are some of the latest developments in the scandal at Penn State , where former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky has been charged with sexually abusing young boys for more than a decade (he says he's innocent) and head coach Joe Paterno...
  • What prosecution says Penn State officials knew about Sandusky

      Charlotte Observer Online | over 2 years ago
    Seven years before a state grand jury began investigating a boy’s report that he had been sexually assaulted by former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky, Penn State officials were told by an eyewitness that Sandusky has sexually assaulted a...
  • PSU: McQueary won't coach Saturday due to threats

      Arizona Republic | over 2 years ago
    Penn State assistant coach Mike McQueary will miss Saturday's game against Nebraska after the school said he received "multiple threats." McQueary testified in a grand jury investigation that eventually led to child sex-abuse charges being filed...
  • McQueary won't be there; it's good, sad

      Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | over 2 years ago
    Puskar/Post-Gazette Mike McQueary won't be on the Penn State sideline Saturday when the No...Penn State officials announced late Thursday night that McQueary won't be at the game because of "multiple threats" made against him. Isn't it pretty...
  • Paterno Approaches Defense Lawyer

      KSAZ | over 2 years ago
    Fired Penn State football coach Joe Paterno has approached a prominent criminal defense lawyer in the wake of the Penn State sex abuse scandal, NBC reported Thursday night, citing unidentified sources...Bush in the Iran-Contra affair, was contacted...
  • In US, abuse scandal shatters a football legend

      Taiwan News | over 2 years ago
    Angry crowds took to the streets this week to protest fallout from a child sex abuse scandal that exploded on a college campus, throwing rocks, trying to light vehicles on fire and tearing down street signs. Their anger was not at the scandal itself,...
  • Bradley Named Penn's Interim Coach

      KSAZ | over 2 years ago
    Penn State's interim football coach Tom Bradley addressed the media Thursday, less than 24 hours after Joe Paterno was fired amid a child sex abuse case involving a former assistant coach. Bradley, 55, takes over the program during one of the biggest...
  • Riot as legendary US coach sacked

      BBC | over 2 years ago
    Penn State riot as Joe Paterno is fired Scores of police and state troopers, some in riot gear, struggled to control students angered by Joe Paterno's sacking Penn State students have gone on the rampage after Joe Paterno, one of the most famous...
  • Sandusky Scandal: Penn State Vice President Faces Charges

      Education News | over 2 years ago
    Gary Schultz, Penn State's vice president for finance and business, and athletic director Tim Curley are to be charged of perjury and failure to report under Pennsylvania's child protective services law in the investigation of sexual abuse charges...
  • Where was the fury over the rape of a boy?

      Boston Herald | over 2 years ago
    Added 13 minutes ago Text size  I magine you are a 10-year-old child...You are in an otherwise empty gym shower with a man whom your family trusted...And you're alone once more with the monster you'd thought was your friend...And the witness who fled...
  • Lupica: JoePa’s power has limits 

      NY Daily News | over 2 years ago
    To the end Joe Paterno , even humbled this way, still thought he was the high cleric of the church of football at Penn State, talking about prayer on his way out the door. But despite all the authority the school had given him over time, he did not...
  • Feds announce probe of Penn State abuse case

      Denver Post | over 2 years ago
    Department of Education is launching an investigation into whether Penn State officials broke federal law by not reporting sexual abuse allegations to proper authorities. Officials said Wednesday that they will look into whether the school violated...
  • U.S. Education Department to Investigate Penn State Scandal

      Fox News | over 2 years ago
    Department of Education has announced an investigation into Penn State University's sex offense scandal over the school's compliance with crime disclosure policies. Penn State football's former defensive coordinator, Jerry Sandusky, has been accused...
  • American Football: Grand old man resigns in child abuse scandal

      The independent | over 2 years ago
    Joe Paterno, head coach of the Penn State American football team and one of the most recognised names in US sport, said yesterday that he will retire at the end of the 2011 season after a child abuse scandal engulfed the college. Mr Paterno, 84, who...
  • Joe Paterno announces retirement amid molestation scandal

      Starcasm | over 2 years ago
    Joe Paterno is the winningest coach in top level college football history but his legacy will now forever be tarnished by the molestation scandal that has rocked Penn State University. All of this scandal revolves around long time assistant coach...
  • JoePa will quit at the end of the season

      NY Daily News | over 2 years ago
    Saying he is devastated by the sex-abuse scandal enveloping the Penn State football program and university, Joe Paterno , whose 46-year tenure at the helm of the Nittany Lions has been one of the most successful in the history of college football,...
  • Paterno says he'll retire at end of season

      The Coloradoan | over 2 years ago
    Penn State football coach Joe Paterno will retire at the end of the season, his long and illustrious career brought down because he failed to do all he could about an allegation of child sex abuse against a former assistant...Paterno has been...
  • Joe Paterno will retire at the end of the season

      What Would Tyler Durden Do | over 2 years ago
    Here's a quote from Sports Illustrated Pennsylvania Attorney General Linda Kelly said on Monday that the inaction of Penn State likely allowed a child predator to continue to victimize children for many, many years...Mike McQueary is the GA who says...
  • McDuffie: Paterno will probably lose job

      Miami Herald | over 2 years ago
    McDuffie thinks the child sex-abuse case at Penn State will spell the end of coach Joe Paterno's career. "It is going to be tough for Coach to retain his job," McDuffie said. "I think if Joe had a chance to do it all over again, he might do it...
  • Penn AG: Paterno is not a target of Sandusky investigation

      Belleville News-Democrat | over 2 years ago
    In a news conference held Monday afternoon to discuss the charges filed over the weekend against former Penn State coach Jerry Sandusky and two university administrators, Attorney General Linda Kelly said Joe Paterno is not a target of the...
  • They protected their jobs instead of the children

      Daily Southtown | over 2 years ago
    You look into the shower and see a naked boy about 10 years old with his hands up against the wall being subjected to anal intercourse by a grown man...What do you do? a) Leave immediately, feeling distraught. b) Call your father and tell him what...
  • Paterno tells students, 'I'm proud of you'

      United Press International | over 2 years ago
    Penn State football coach Joe Paterno told hundreds of cheering students crowded onto his lawn and driveway he was proud of them, "no matter what happens." Paterno, whose 46-year university tenure was threatened by a child sex-abuse scandal that...
  • Penn State scandal symptomatic of football economic monster

      SF Gate | over 2 years ago
    After 46 seasons coaching at Penn State University, coach Joe Paterno now faces a crisis that could burn the storied football program to the ground. And if recent charges are true, his legacy deserves to burn along with it. For those who haven't...
  • Penn State to investigate sex abuse claims

      CNN | over 2 years ago
    The announcement Tuesday came after supporters of head football coach Joe Paterno rallied outside his home while others called for him to resign because of the child sex scandal. Paterno, a longtime coach with a largely spotless record, is under...
  • Second Mile knew of abuse allegations

      Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | over 2 years ago
    Authorities investigating sex abuse allegations against former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky are examining the role of other parties not yet charged in the case whose actions, or lack thereof, may have delayed intervention by law...
  • Sports of The Times: Joe Paterno’s Grand Experiment Meets an Inglorious End

      The New York Times | over 2 years ago
    Division I-AA We don't know exactly when Paterno will be gone whether we will see what's left of this once-revered man directing the Nittany Lions on a few more Saturdays in his Coke-bottle-thick glasses and navy windbreaker, or if he has coached his...
  • Clock running down for Paterno

      Leader Post Online | over 2 years ago
    Pressure mounted on Tuesday on Joe Paterno to retire as head football coach at Penn State amid a widening scandal involving allegations an assistant coach sexually abused boys for over a decade and school officials covered it up. Calls also mounted...
  • How rage over Jerry Sandusky sex-abuse scandal engulfed Joe Paterno

      The Christian Science Monitor | over 2 years ago
    The future of a legendary coach, a storied football program, and the course of a university appear to be at stake as the fallout from the sexual-abuse allegations leveled at a former Penn State football coach grows.  Skip to next paragraph
  • Coach Paterno's future at Penn State in doubt

      USA Today | over 2 years ago
    Three days after a child sex abuse scandal engulfed Penn State , support for Paterno was eroding and another potential victim contacted authorities in the case against former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky . Sandusky, 67, was arrested Saturday...
  • Penn State Abuse Scandal: A Guide And Timeline

      National Public Radio | over 2 years ago
    Athletic director Tim Curley and a vice president, Gary Schultz, are accused of perjury and failing to report suspected child abuse...The scandal has shocked the Penn State community, where legendary head football coach Joe Paterno has long been...
  • Bobby Bowden reacts to Joe Paterno situation

      Orlando Sentinel Online | over 2 years ago
    Former Florida State coach Bobby Bowden shares a laugh with Penn State coach Joe Paterno in this Dec...The Seminoles and Nittany Lions played one another in that year's Blockbuster Bowl. Bowden reacted Tuesday to the scandal that has rocked State...
  • Official tells AP that support for Paterno eroding

      Arizona Daily Sun | over 2 years ago
    Joe Paterno's support among the Penn State board of trustees was described as "eroding" Tuesday, threatening to end the 84-year-old coach's career amid a child sex-abuse scandal involving a former assistant and one-time heir apparent. A person...
  • Sandusky scandal threatens Paterno's career

      CNN | over 2 years ago
    In 46 years as Penn State's head coach, Joe Paterno has amassed a reputation not only as a football wizard -- he's won more games than any other major-school coach -- but for his focus on academics and civics. "He teaches his players how to win in...
  • Report: Joe Paterno on his way out in wake of Penn State sex-abuse scandal

      The Dish Rag | over 2 years ago
    A sex-abuse scandal involving a former assistant football coach at Penn State University could end the career of the school's legendary head coach, Joe Paterno . Calls for the 84-year-old Paterno's resignation have been building over the past few...
  • Sources: Penn State board discussing JoePa's future

      NY Daily News | over 2 years ago
    Joe Paterno 's three-year contract extension ends following this season and there is wide speculation that in the wake of a sex-abuse scandal that has rocked Happy Valley that the venerable coach will not return to the program he has coached for 46...
  • Rpt: Officials Planning Paterno's Exit

      KSAZ | over 2 years ago
    Penn State University officials are discussing how to end the historic career of football coach Joe Paterno after the school was rocked by child sex abuse charges leveled against former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky, The New York Times...
  • Joe Paterno news conference abruptly canceled

      Los Angeles Times | over 2 years ago
    Paterno's thus-far refusal to publicly address the most pressing questions facing his program had set the stage for an all-out media brawl at the conference, originally scheduled for 12:30 p.m...SB Nation quoted one sportswriter, Cory Giger of the...
  • Paterno cancels news conference amid scandal

      The Idaho Statesman | over 2 years ago
    Penn State's president abruptly canceled Joe Paterno's weekly news conference Tuesday amid increasing calls for both men to resign in the wake of a former assistant coach's sex-abuse scandal and as another potential victim came forward. The news...
  • Source: Sandusky was on Penn State campus last week

      Aim Veron | over 2 years ago
    Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky had access to the team's weight room as recently as last week, a person familiar with the situation said just hours before Joe Paterno was to give his first news conference since his former...
  • Should Penn State Clean House, Including Paterno?

      National Public Radio | over 2 years ago
    The allegations that former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky sexually abused young boys and that university officials, including legendary coach Joe Paterno, had been warned years ago about what was supposedly happening and never...


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