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  • Jury selection continues in Sandusky case; Nine jurors seated

    Jury selection continues in Sandusky case; Nine jurors seated
    Today begins day two of jury selection in the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse trial. Yesterday, nine jurors were chosen with today focusing on trying to solidify the rest of the panel. The magic number is 16. Twelve jurors and four alternates are needed...
  • Day two of Sandusky trial likely to include more testimony from alleged victims

    Day two of Sandusky trial likely to include more testimony from alleged victims
    Day one of the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse trial concluded with strong testimony from one of the alleged victims. The day started with opening arguments, before victim four testified about his experiences with Jerry Sandusky. Victim four testified for about...
  • Jerry Sandusky's Defense Will Be Focus This Week

    Jerry Sandusky's Defense Will Be Focus This Week
    The trial of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky continues Monday, with the defense expected to begin presenting its case. Defense attorneys divulged more information last week about what the jury can expect to hear in the coming...
  • State Drops One Charge; Defense Begins in Sandusky Trial

    State Drops One Charge; Defense Begins in Sandusky Trial
    Prosecutors rested their case in the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse trial Monday morning. Before calling the last witness to the stand, prosecutors withdrew an unlawful contact with a minor charge involving Victim 4, because the law went into effect...
  • Jerry Sandusky's Wife Testifies in His Defense

    Jerry Sandusky's Wife Testifies in His Defense
    Update:  Jerry Sandusky's wife, Dottie, is testifying Tuesday afternoon in her husband's defense.  She knew several of the alleged victims. She told the jury always made time to have dinner with his family.  She acknowledged that several of the alleged...
  • Jury Deliberating in Jerry Sandusky Trial

    Jury Deliberating in Jerry Sandusky Trial
      UPDATE:  The jury began deliberating in the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse trial about 1:15pm Thursday.  Both the defense and prosecution gave closing arguments Thursday morning.  They jury is now sequestered and...
  • Sandusky Trial: No Verdict on Day One of Jury Deliberations.

    Sandusky Trial:  No Verdict on Day One of  Jury Deliberations.
    The Centre County jury deliberating the fate of Jerry Sandusky has called it quits for the night. At around 8:30 this evening the jury ask presiding Judge John Cleland for permission to review former assistant coach Mike McQueary's testimony again. John...
  • UPDATE: Reaction to Guilty Verdicts in Sandusky Case

    UPDATE: Reaction to Guilty Verdicts in Sandusky Case
    UPDATE: 6/23/12 @ 9:30 p.m. Victims' rights groups are optimistic the guilty verdicts in the Jerry Sandusky case will lead to more victims of sexual abuse across the country to report their abusers to police. A Centre County jury found Sandusky guilty...
  • Matt Sandusky Describes Alleged Abuse in Police Interview

    Matt Sandusky Describes Alleged Abuse in Police Interview
    Matt Sandusky stood in solidarity with his adoptive father, Jerry Sandusky, while a grand jury investigated multiple allegations of child rape against the former Penn State assistant football coach. Matt Sandusky told the grand jury nothing inappropriate...
  • Jerry Sandusky: Child sex abuse trial tentatively set for May 14

     
    Jerry Sandusky: The judge presiding over the Jerry Sandusky child sex-abuse case set a tentative trial date for May 14 and said he will rule quickly on several pending issues raised in a pretrial hearing on Friday....
  • Update: Judge Dismisses Sandusky's Request For More Information in Alleged Sex Abuse Scandal

    Update: Judge Dismisses Sandusky's  Request For More Information in Alleged Sex Abuse Scandal
    Another setback for Jerry Sandusky's defense team after a Centre County judge dismisses their request for a more specific bill of particulars. On Monday Sandusky's defense team went back to court to argue for additional information about his alleged...