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Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Sandusky Tries To Get His Penn State Pension Back

Jerry Sandusky described his career and retirement from Penn State by video link Tuesday as testimony began in a hearing into whether he can get back the retirement benefits he lost after being convicted of child molestation.

670 The Score–01/07/2014

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Univ. Of Illinois Gives Penn State Settlement Money To 4 Charities

The University of Illinois has received its part of a settlement from the fallout from the Penn State child sex abuse scandal, and is passing on the money to four agencies that help families deal with the trauma of child abuse.


Joe Paterno. (credit: Getty)

Witness: Paterno Said Penn St. Erred On Sandusky

Longtime Penn State head coach Joe Paterno said that the university mishandled its response to the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal, a former assistant coach testified Monday.

670 The Score–07/29/2013

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Penn State Authorizes $60 Million In Settlements To Abuse Victims

Trustees at Penn State University have officially authorized the payment of roughly $60 million to settle claims from the sexual abuse victims of former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.

670 The Score–07/18/2013

Mike McQueary. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

McQueary’s Lawsuit To Go Forward After Judge Rules ‘Outrageous Conduct’ From Penn State

A whistleblower and defamation lawsuit against Penn State will go forward, a judge ruled Tuesday, denying the university’s request to have it dismissed.

CBS Chicago–04/17/2013

Joe Paterno. (credit: Getty)

Baffoe: Getting To Know John Ziegler, Penn State Conspiracy Charlatan

I’ve watched John Ziegler from afar for a while now. As one of his Twitter followers (hey, follow back, dude!) I’ve seen him retweet every person that praises him and bully dissenters on a daily basis.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2013

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Sandusky Maintains Innocence In Prison Interview

Jerry Sandusky said in interview excerpts broadcast Monday that a key witness against him misinterpreted him showering with a young boy in Penn State football team facilities more than a decade ago.

CBS Chicago–03/25/2013

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Scandal Costs For Penn State Top $41 Million

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 $8.1 million.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2013

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Penn State Weighing Sandusky Case Settlement Demands

The lawyer brought in by Penn State to help settle Jerry Sandusky-related claims said Monday that he recently gave university officials monetary settlement offers from most of the people asserting they were molested by the former assistant football coach.

CBS Chicago–02/11/2013

Sue Paterno. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Sue Paterno To Give Her First Interview Since Penn State Scandal

For the first time since the Jerry Sandusky scandal broke, Joe Paterno’s widow will speak out.

CBS Chicago–02/05/2013

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Judge: No New Trial For Jerry Sandusky

Jerry Sandusky lost a bid for a new trial Wednesday when a judge rejected his argument that his lawyers were not given enough time to prepare for the three-week proceeding that ended with a 45-count guilty verdict.

CBS Chicago–01/30/2013

Joe Paterno. (Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images)

Vigil Planned To Mark Anniversary Of Joe Paterno’s Death

Supporters of longtime Penn State football coach Joe Paterno are marking the anniversary of his death with a candlelight vigil.

CBS Chicago–01/22/2013

Mike McQueary in 2005. (Photo by Tom Pidgeon/Getty Images)

Penn St. Attacks Claims By Ex-Assistant McQueary

Penn State’s lawyers asked a judge Tuesday to throw out a whistleblower and defamation lawsuit filed by a former assistant football coach who testified he saw Jerry Sandusky attack a boy in a school shower more than a decade ago.

CBS Chicago–01/15/2013

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Pennsylvania Sues NCAA Over Penn State Sanctions

Gov. Tom Corbett said Tuesday he plans to sue the NCAA in federal court over stiff sanctions imposed against Penn State University in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal.

CBS Chicago–01/02/2013

The site in which the statue of former Penn State University football coach Joe Paterno stood sits empty after it was removed by workers outside Beaver Stadium. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Penn State Must Stop Enabling Insanity

At this rate, they might as well just drag the statue out of storage and re-install it.

CBS Chicago–11/07/2012

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Sandusky Moved To Prison Housing Death Row Inmates

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky on Wednesday was sent to serve his child molestation prison sentence at an institution in far southwestern Pennsylvania that includes most of the state’s death row inmates.

CBS Chicago–10/31/2012

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At PSU, Boxer Sugar Ray Leonard Recounts Sex Abuse

Retired boxing champion Sugar Ray Leonard said Monday he cried for Jerry Sandusky’s accusers after hearing of the former Penn State assistant football coach’s arrest on child sex abuse charges nearly a year ago.

670 The Score–10/29/2012

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Sandusky Victim Says He Contemplated Suicide

The young man whose claims of abuse began the criminal investigation that put Jerry Sandusky in prison said he contemplated suicide because authorities took so long to prosecute the former Penn State assistant football coach.

670 The Score–10/19/2012

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Sandusky Sentenced To At Least 30 Years

Jerry Sandusky was sentenced Tuesday to at least 30 years in prison — effectively a life sentence — in the child sexual abuse scandal that brought shame to Penn State and led to coach Joe Paterno’s downfall.

670 The Score–10/09/2012

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Sandusky To Be Sentenced Oct. 9

A Pennsylvania judge has scheduled Jerry Sandusky’s sentencing for convictions of child sexual abuse for Oct. 9.

670 The Score–09/17/2012