Louis J. Freeh, who five years ago produced a scathing report on the culpability of Pennsylvania State University administrators in the Jerry. Note to readers: is using to annotate the Louis Freeh report on Penn State’s role in the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse case. Click on . Penn State officials reported today (July 17) on the rapid and federal Judge Louis Freeh in the aftermath of the child sexual abuse committed.

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Penn State child sex abuse scandal

Spanier remained a tenured sociology professor at Penn State, despite being stripped of his duties as president. Paterno to retire at end of season”. Retrieved November lohis, On March 12, the Board of Trustees released what it described as its final statement on the ouster of Spanier and Paterno.

Education Secretary Arne Duncan to probe whether Penn State violated the Clery Act when it failed to report Sandusky’s alleged incidents of child molestation that took place on campus. Retrieved August 7, Bradley and Schiano denied the allegations.

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In this testimony, McQueary got the month and year wrong. In addition, the report said that the four men “exhibited a striking lack of empathy for Sandusky’s victims by failing to inquire as to their safety and well-being.

Curly, my initial feeling was, when I first heard about this, that the facts had not been established and we needed to be careful to make sure we understood the facts. The following day, Associated Press reported that Paterno had decided to retire at the end of the football season, saying that he didn’t want to be a distraction.

Retrieved January 16, Frazier’s testimony [] adds, “Just as I said in the case of Mr. The inaugural game was scheduled for Decemberand the trophy was originally named the Stagg-Paterno Championship Trophy after Repodt and Amos Alonzo Stagga college football pioneer. Retrieved November 16, Archived from the original on January 20, Feport conduct and other campus dangers.


In an email McQueary sent prosecutors, released years later, he wrote, ‘I feel my words were slightly twisted.

On November 1,the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and NBC News, citing sources close to the investigation, reported that Spanier would be formally charged for his alleged role related to Sandusky’s crimes. Retrieved 16 January An attorney retained by the families of some of the boys who were allegedly abused by Sandusky criticized the decision by the board repogt fire Paterno, saying, “The school let the victims down once, and I think they owed it to the victims to at least gauge how the immediate termination decision would impact them as opposed to Mr.

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Retrieved 22 July During the Sandusky trial, an accuser and Statr wife Dottie both testified about the Alamo Bowl incident. Retrieved November 11, Curley then met with Sandusky and told him he was not to be using Penn State’s athletic facilities with any young people, and Curley reported the incident to Jack Raykovitz, [47] who as the CEO of The Second Mile a state-licensed charity for geport youth established by Sandusky was a mandated reporter and also Sandusky’s boss at the time.

The reportt Statewide Investigating Grand Jury continued looking into the investigation. On the day of sentencing, Sandusky was officially designated a sexually violent predator. Although the NCAA is required to consider handing down a death penalty if a school commits two major violations within five years, it has the power to shut down a program without any preliminary sanctions in the event of particularly egregious misconduct.

Penn State president removed, Paterno out immediately”.

Instead, based on the subpoena, the federal probe seemed to be focusing on a possible cover-up by school officials. McQueary was also seeking reinstatement of his job or compensation for lost wages. Nine or ten days later the exact date is unknownMcQueary received a phone call from Curley regarding the incident and set up a meeting with Curley and Schultz in the Bryce Louie Center either that same afternoon or the next day relort go over the details of what had happened in the shower frerh.

Corbett previously served as attorney general”. This grand jury heard testimony from Victim 3, [31] Victim 5, and Victim 6. In Pennsylvania, the purpose of the grand jury is to recommend charges. On November 8,Spanier canceled Paterno’s weekly Tuesday news conference, citing legal concerns.


July report on Freeh recommendations shows quick action by Penn State

The grand jury hears cases in full but does not have the authority to indict. McQueary testified he gave a rough report of what he had seen but that, out of respect, he did not share more intimate details.

Sandusky granted his first interview for television since his conviction to be broadcast on NBC’s “Today” show on March 25, In Marchthe investigation ended when all three either pleaded or were found guilty of misdemeanor charges of child endangerment. Tim Curley and Gary Schultz had previously pleaded guilty to misdemeanor child endangerment charges and testified at Spanier’s trial in exchange for all other charges, including conspiracy, being dropped.

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Although Corbett is an ex officio member of the board of trustees, Penn State was not involved in the suit. Retrieved June 22, Retrieved November 7, At least 20 of the incidents were said to have taken place while Sandusky was still employed by Penn State.

University police eavesdropped on conversations during which the mother confronted Sandusky about the incident.

Victims also commonly reported that Sandusky would place his hand on their thighs or inside the waistband of their underpants. Rather than risk having Paterno learn about the decision via the media, the board decided to order him to leave immediately via telephone. Retrieved February 24, Retrieved January 23, Erickson said that under the circumstances, “we had our backs to the wall,” and he had no choice but to accept the consent decree since it was the only deal on offer.

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