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Penn State Child Abuse Scandal

Jerry Sandusky sits in a car after a court hearing. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Judge Issues Gag Order On Sandusky Case

The judge overseeing the child sex abuse case against former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky issued a gag order Monday that severely limits what attorneys on both sides may say to reporters.

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Gerald Sandusky. (Courtesy: Office of the Attorney General)

Report: Sandusky Still Coached After Failing Background Check

New reports indicate that Jerry Sandusky coached at D-III Juniata College in central Pennsylvania even though he failed a preliminary background test.

670 The Score–12/13/2011

A general view of the Pennsylvania State Nittany Lions tall flag squad. (Credit: Rick Stewart  /Allsport)

Report: PSU To Build Center For Abused Children

After a child-sex abuse scandal tore the Penn State football program apart, the university is trying to make the best out of a bad situation.

670 The Score–12/06/2011

Springfield, Penn State

State Lawmaker Demands Mandatory Reporting Of Sex Abuse Claims

Coaches accused of sexually abusing children could not – as has been alleged at Penn State University – hide behind their bosses under a bill introduced in the Illinois House.

CBS Chicago–11/23/2011

Northwestern University

NU President: Be Vigilant In The Wake Of Penn State

The president of Northwestern University sent an email to students and staff today concerning the child sex abuse scandal at Penn State.

CBS Chicago–11/22/2011

Joe Paterno. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

Report: Paterno Has Lung Cancer

Former Penn State coach Joe Paterno visited a campus infirmary and a local hospital for treatment of an undisclosed issue Wednesday night.

CBS Chicago–11/18/2011

Gerald Sandusky. (Courtesy: Office of the Attorney General)

Report: Sandusky’s Abuse Goes Back To 1970s

One of Jerry Sandusky’s victims says the former Penn State coach’s sexual abuse of children goes all the way back to the 1970s, according to a report.

CBS Chicago–11/17/2011

Joe Paterno and Mike McQueary. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Police: McQueary Didn’t Tell Us Of Abuse

Penn State police and their counterparts in State College said they had no record of a former graduate assistant reporting a sexual assault by former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky on a 10-year-old boy in a campus shower, a detail that runs counter to claims made in an email to former teammates.

CBS Chicago–11/17/2011

Joe Paterno. (Credit: Rick Stewart  /Allsport)

PSU The Butt Of Latest Episode Of South Park

South Park has always been known for doing their shows on the latest and most hot-button issues.

670 The Score–11/17/2011

Joe Paterno stands on the sidelines of Ryan Field in Evanston, Ill. in 2009. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: NCAA Has Hit Rock Bottom And It’s Time For Change

At its very roots, this scandal happened for the same reasons all other college scandals and ensuing cover-ups have occurred: College presidents, athletic directors and coaches have too much power and think they are invincible.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2011

Beaver Stadium. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Penn State Names Former Player Joyner New Acting Athletic Director

Penn State said Wednesday it was turning to a physician and member of its board of trustees, who played football and wrestled for the school, to serve as acting athletic director in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child sex-abuse scandal.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2011

A general view of the Pennsylvania State Nittany Lions tall flag squad. (Credit: Rick Stewart  /Allsport)

Sandusky’s Lawyer Impregnated Teen In 1966

If you thought there was something strange about Jerry Sandusky’s lawyer when he let Sandusky go on national television before his trial began, you may have been right.

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Gerald Sandusky. (Courtesy: Office of the Attorney General)

PR Expert: Sandusky Interview ‘Terrible’

In the wake of Jerry Sandusky’s first television interview since he was charged with more than 40 counts of sexual child abuse, public relations expert John LaSage joined The Boers and Bernstein Show to discuss the interview.

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Penn State (Getty Images)

Sen. Calls For Federal Hearing In Penn St. Case

U.S. Sen. Bob Casey on Tuesday asked for a hearing into how federal laws apply to the investigation of the child sex-abuse case that has enveloped Penn State University.

670 The Score–11/15/2011

A general view of the Pennsylvania State Nittany Lions tall flag squad. (Credit: Rick Stewart  /Allsport)

Report: Penn State Sent Letter To Students On How To Handle Allegations

According to a report, Penn State has issued a letter to students explaining what they should do if they are asked a questions about the child molestation scandal in a job interview.

670 The Score–11/15/2011

Tom Bradley. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Penn State’s Bradley Not Worried About Security At Ohio State

Penn State interim coach Tom Bradley didn’t watch Bob Costas’ interview with former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky on Monday night.

CBS Chicago–11/15/2011

A general view of the Pennsylvania State Nittany Lions tall flag squad. (Credit: Rick Stewart  /Allsport)

Ham: Sandusky Said ‘Way, Way Too Much’

One day after Jerry Sandusky went on national television for his first public interview since begin charged with more than 40 counts of child sexual abuse, The Score’s legal expert Eldon Ham joined The McNeil and Speigel Show to break down the legal ramifications of Sandusky’s interview.

670 The Score–11/15/2011

Gerald Sandusky. (Courtesy: Office of the Attorney General)

READ: What Didn’t Air In The Sandusky Interview

More of Bob Costas’ exclusive interview with Jerry Sandusky aired Tuesday morning on NBC’s TODAY show and not surprisingly, the new parts are just as damning.

670 The Score–11/15/2011

Gerald Sandusky. (Courtesy: Office of the Attorney General)

READ: What Didn’t Air In The Sandusky Interview

More of Bob Costas’ exclusive interview with Jerry Sandusky aired Tuesday morning on NBC’s TODAY show and not surprisingly, the new parts are just as damning.

670 The Score–11/15/2011

Gerald Sandusky. (Courtesy: Office of the Attorney General)

More Details From The Sandusky Interview

More of Bob Costas’ exclusive interview with Jerry Sandusky aired Tuesday morning on NBC’s TODAY show and not surprisingly, the new parts are just as damning.

CBS Chicago–11/15/2011

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