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  1. Freeh responds to Paterno family report

    Adam Rittenberg

    Judge Louis Freeh on Sunday responded to the Paterno family report criticizing his investigation into the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal. Freeh called the Paterno family report "self-serving" and noted that Paterno's testimony to a grand j...

    Blog | February 10, 2013
  2. Jerry Sandusky speaks on eve of sentencing

    Adam Rittenberg

    We'll hear from Jerry Sandusky in court Tuesday, but on the eve of his sentencing for 45 counts of child sexual abuse, the former Penn State assistant coach released an audio clip from jail Monday night, proclaiming his innocence and denouncing his a...

    Blog | October 08, 2012
  3. Sandusky expected to speak at sentencing

    Adam Rittenberg

    Former Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky will be sentenced Tuesday on 45 counts of child sex abuse and is expected to address the court and maintain his innocence, according to his lawyer. From the Associated Press: Nobody else is expected...

    Blog | October 08, 2012
  4. Big Ten to impose own penalties on PSU

    Adam Rittenberg

    INDIANAPOLIS -- The NCAA has had its say on Penn State. Now it's the Big Ten's turn. The Big Ten will announce its own punishment for Penn State for massive failings during the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal at the school. University of Iowa...

    Blog | July 23, 2012
  5. Longtime PSU trustee Garban resigns

    Adam Rittenberg

    Longtime Penn State trustee Steve Garban, who chaired the board in 2011 when the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal became public, resigned from his post Thursday. Garban had come under fire following last week's release of the Freeh report, as seve...

    Blog | July 19, 2012
  6. Paternoville changes name to Nittanyville

    Adam Rittenberg

    Paternoville is no more. Days after the Freeh report implicated the late Joe Paterno in the cover-up surrounding the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal at Penn State, the student organization that runs the tent village set up outside Gate A at Beave...

    Blog | July 17, 2012
  7. NCAA president mulling PSU penalties

    Adam Rittenberg

    NCAA president Mark Emmert made it clear Monday that sanctions -- and potentially severe ones -- are very much in play for Penn State's football program in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal. Emmert, speaking on PBS' "Tavis Smi...

    Blog | July 17, 2012
  8. Report: Paterno boosted deal amid scandal

    Adam Rittenberg

    The legacy of Joe Paterno absorbed another blow Saturday as the New York Times reported that the late Penn State coach sweetened his contract at the school amid the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal. The Times' Jo Becker writes that in January 2011...

    Blog | July 14, 2012
  9. Notes from Louis Freeh news conference

    Adam Rittenberg

    PHILADELPHIA -- Judge Louis Freeh on Thursday handed down a stinging report on Penn State's actions surrounding the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse case, and it's time to look at some of the key points he addressed. Speaking before a packed room of...

    Blog | July 12, 2012
  10. Links on Freeh report, key statements

    Adam Rittenberg

    PHILADELPHIA -- The Freeh report on Penn State's response (or lack thereof) to the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal is now available. Here's the link to the full report. Needless to say, it's incredibly damning of Penn State's leadership and...

    Blog | July 12, 2012
  11. B1G to study Freeh report, continue review

    Adam Rittenberg

    Like the NCAA, the Big Ten will take a close look at the Freeh report on Penn State's actions surrounding the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal, while continuing to monitor the situation. Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany issued a statement to ...

    Blog | July 12, 2012
  12. Penn State must answer to NCAA president

    Adam Rittenberg

    Since the verdict came down in the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse trial, much of the attention has been on whether the NCAA will punish Penn State for its role in the scandal. The NCAA has been quiet about Penn State since announcing its investiga...

    Blog | July 11, 2012
  13. Freeh report to be published Thursday

    Adam Rittenberg

    Judge Louis Freeh announced Tuesday that his report on the investigation into Penn State's actions surrounding the child sex abuse committed by former assistant football coach Jerry Sanduky will be published Thursday morning. The report will be pu...

    Blog | July 10, 2012
  14. Big Ten lunch links

    Adam Rittenberg

    Barbecues ready? When new Iowa offensive coordinator Greg Davis talked about a need for speed, wideout Keenan Davis listened. Andy Staples writes that justice must be done at Penn State -- by the courts, not the NCAA. The child sex abuse scanda...

    Blog | July 03, 2012
  15. Paterno family wants all records released

    Adam Rittenberg

    Joe Paterno's family is calling for the Pennsylvania attorney general and independent investigator Louis Freeh to release all emails and records relating to their investigations into the Penn State sex abuse scandal. CNN and other media outlets ha...

    Blog | July 02, 2012
  16. CNN report raises more Penn St. questions

    Adam Rittenberg

    Jerry Sandusky is in jail, but the revelations about the sex abuse scandal at Penn State and an alleged cover-up by university officials are far from over. CNN dropped a potential bombshell Friday, reporting it has seen emails that show former uni...

    Blog | June 30, 2012