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Topic - Graham Spanier
A Pennsylvania judge Tuesday granted former Penn State president Graham Spanier's request to put on hold his defamation civil lawsuit against former FBI director Louis Freeh and Freeh's law firm.
State prosecutors and lawyers for three former Penn State administrators accused of covering up sex abuse allegations filed lengthy documents on Wednesday about the role played by the university's former general counsel during the defendants' grand jury appearances.
Eric Barron, a former professor and dean at Penn State University and president of Florida State University, was chosen Monday to lead Pennsylvania's largest university as it continues grappling with fallout from the Jerry Sandusky scandal.
Eric Barron, a former professor and dean at Penn State University and president of Florida State University, was chosen Monday to lead Pennsylvania's largest university as it continues grappling with fallout from the Jerry Sandusky scandal. He'll bring with him the experience of managing a major state university known as much for its for storied athletic program as its academic mission, as well as the fallout from a sex-abuse scandal with ties to big-time college football.
Penn State trustees will meet early next week to consider hiring a president to replace the administrator who has led the school since shortly after Jerry Sandusky was arrested on child molestation charges, the university said Friday.
A Pennsylvania judge ruled Friday against former Penn State administrators who want to keep the university's former general counsel off the stand as they face charges of a criminal cover-up of complaints about Jerry Sandusky, but the issue could resurface.
Some two years after Jerry Sandusky's name and stomach-turning deeds exploded in the headlines like a thunderclap, the reverberations ripple across this campus and community still _ and will for years to come.
Wesley Pruden's column "The scam that will not die" (Dec. 17) and the editorial "Al Gore, soothsayer" the same day were on the mark in ridiculing James Hansen and Al Gore for their self-serving flimflammery: promoting the notion of human-caused global warming long after the idea had been discredited by empirical science. (I think we are currently experiencing the 17th consecutive year of no global warming.)
The Pennsylvania attorney general's office has filed papers detailing the lies it says former Penn State President Graham Spanier told during his grand jury testimony over the Jerry Sandusky child-sex-abuse case.
As they watched Penn State struggle to contain a child sex-abuse scandal that ruined its once-pristine name and took down the mightiest of college coaches, schools around the country realized they needed to examine what they were doing so they wouldn't see their reputations destroyed, as well.
A report commissioned by Joe Paterno's family says the late coach did nothing wrong in his handling of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal and portrays the late Hall of Fame coach as the victim of a "rush to injustice" created by former FBI Director Louis Freeh's investigation of the case for Penn State.
A report commissioned by Joe Paterno's family says the late coach did nothing wrong in his handling of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal and portrays Paterno as the victim of a "rush to injustice" created by former FBI director Louis Freeh's investigation of the case for Penn State.
Joe Paterno's family released its response to Penn State's report on the Jerry Sandusky scandal Sunday, attacking Louis Freeh's conclusion that the coach hid sex abuse allegations against his longtime assistant.0
Breaking more than a year of silence, Sue Paterno is defending her late husband as a "moral, disciplined" man who never twisted the truth to avoid bad publicity.
Former Penn State and Pittsburgh Steelers running back Franco Harris recently hosted "Upon Further Review: Penn State One Year Later," a public forum that provided a critical look at the Sandusky investigation, former FBI Director Louis Freeh's scathing report on the scandal, NCAA sanctions against Penn State’s football program and media coverage of the story.
At the time, the president of Penn State, Graham Spanier, promised to investigate the charges, and after an internal review, to no one's surprise assurances were made that there had been no wrongdoing and no federal funds would be returned.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania attorney general's office has filed papers detailing the lies it says former Penn State President Graham Spanier told during his grand jury testimony over the Jerry Sandusky child-sex-abuse case.