News

Freeh Report Reactions: Penn State Will Pay

Inside a ballroom in Center City’s Westin Hotel at Liberty Place yesterday morning, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Sara Ganim, 24, stood up to ask former FBI […]

News

Freeh Report Condemns Joe Paterno, Penn State

Former FBI head Louis Freeh released his long-awaited report on his investigation of Penn State’s handling of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal this […]

News

Fear Makes Men Cover for Child Predators

Waiting for Monsignor William Lynn’s hearing to start yesterday morning, I felt like I was back in Monday morning chapel at prep school: It was […]

News

The Night Jerry Sandusky Was Found Guilty, 45 Times

Shortly after 9 p.m., she sits, without expression, in the courtroom. This is, after all, the woman who witnessed nearly the entire investigation of Jerry […]

News

If I Were on the Sandusky Jury

At about 6:30 p.m. last night, Jerry Sandusky’s lead prosecutor sat in the back row of the Centre County courthouse. Laughing and chatting, he wore […]

News

Sandusky Attorney Reads Words of Mother Teresa

At the end of his closing argument, Joe McGettigan, the lead prosecutor in the Jerry Sandusky case, walked inches behind Sandusky and looked at the […]

News

Adam Taliaferro on Firing Joe Paterno, Penn State Leaks and Jerry Sandusky

I recently talked to former Penn State football player Adam Taliaferro, who famously recovered from a paralyzing spinal cord injury suffered during a game, and […]

News

Mike McQueary’s Sandusky Story Questioned Again in Court

In a back room of the Centre County courthouse, behind a half-open door, Jerry Sandusky paced, one hand in his suit pocket, the other holding […]

News

Dottie Sandusky Stumbles When Asked Why Mike McQueary Would Lie

Sporting a cool-mint-green sweater and matching shirt, Dottie Sandusky—nicknamed “The Sarge” by her six adopted kids for being strict—clutched her handbag as she took the […]

News

Will Graham Spanier and Jerry Sandusky Talk?

She didn’t want to ask. But while doing her son’s laundry, she noticed his underwear were missing, replaced by pairs Jerry Sandusky had bought for […]

News

Prosecution Withdraws One of 52 Charges Against Sandusky

This morning, Judge John Cleland denied a request from Jerry Sandusky’s defense attorneys to have charges relating to three of the alleged 10 victims dismissed, […]

News

What Investigators Found in Sandusky’s Penn State Office

The Commonwealth finished making its case against Jerry Sandusky yesterday. And new details into how authorities investigated Sandusky were revealed. An alleged victim testified that […]

News

Why One Alleged Sandusky Victim Changed His Story

Jerry Sandusky leaned against the wooden courtroom divider, his wrinkled, freckled hands pressed against it at waist level. Balding, his soft white hair parted to […]

News

Joe Paterno Story Causes Laughter Inside Sandusky Courtroom

A few of Jerry Sandusky’s jurors cracked a smile as Joe Paterno’s former player and graduate assistant coach Mike McQueary testified during the second day […]

News

At Sandusky Trial, Mike McQueary Describes Phone Call to Joe Paterno

Mike McQueary says he saw it three times: First, for a few seconds when he opened his locker and shot a glance at the mirror […]