Second Mile

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

Second Mile Delays Plans To Shut Down

The charity for troubled youths started by convicted pedophile Jerry Sandusky said Monday that it will postpone a plan to shut down and transfer programs and assets to a Texas ministry until lawsuits against the charity are resolved.

670 The Score–08/27/2012

Joe Paterno. (Photo by: Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Paterno Legacy Destroyed

Too much was at stake for Paterno to allow his football program and his vast, personal business arrangements with Second Mile connections to be brought down by scandal. So he made sure Sandusky could go about his business uninterrupted.

670 The Score–06/30/2012

P eople walk past the mural "Inspiration" by artist Michael Pilato, which features faces of notable Penn Staters including Joe Paterno. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Penn State’s Crimes Beyond Sandusky

An attention-grabbing trial filled with grim, hideous details, sobbing witnesses and crackling verbal exchanges can provide good cover.

670 The Score–06/13/2012

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

Sandusky Charity To Shut Down

The charity for troubled youths started by Jerry Sandusky more than three decades ago — and through which the retired Penn State assistant football coach met the boys he is charged with sexually abusing — said Friday it is seeking court approval to shut down and transfer its programs to a Texas-based youth ministry that serves abused and neglected children.

670 The Score–05/25/2012

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

Sandusky Using His Charity’s Insurance To Pay For His Defense

The lawyer for Jerry Sandusky told USA Today his client has “cashed out” his retirement account and is drawing on a insurance policy from the Second Mile, the organization he founded to assist at-risk children, to help pay for his defense.

670 The Score–04/11/2012