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Bernie Fine Abuse

Shocking Twist To Bernie Fine Scandal

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 04.13.2012 | Sports

Just two days after being sentenced to more than three years in prison for sexually abusing a boy in Maine, Zach Tomaselli revealed that he had been l...

Should Sex Crimes Ever Go Unpunished?

Mary Ellen O'Toole, PhD | Posted 02.07.2012 | Crime
Mary Ellen O'Toole, PhD

The victim's willingness and ability to report a crime is even more difficult if the alleged abuser is someone important or famous. It's for this reason that many victims do not come forward until years later -- long after a statute of limitations has run out.

Advice for Syracuse Students: Be Wary of Blind Allegiance in College Sports

Krystie Yandoli | Posted 02.01.2012 | College
Krystie Yandoli

It's been a tough couple of weeks for Syracuse basketball fans with the increasing number of allegations emerging about Bernie Fine and the molestation of young men while he was assistant coach of the men's basketball team.

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Len Berman | Posted 02.01.2012 | New York
Len Berman

Bobby Valentine nailed his introductory news conference in Boston yesterday. The only thing he wasn't asked in the mass news conference was about his approach to players drinking beer in the clubhouse during games.

Syracuse Scandal Timeline

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman & Chris Greenberg | Posted 12.05.2011 | Sports

NOTE: This timeline will continue to be updated and amended as more information becomes available. Please send tips and corrections. 1967: Bernie ...

Penn State Shocker. Really?

Diana Nyad | Posted 01.31.2012 | Sports
Diana Nyad

We cannot let the Penn State case come and go, fade from the front pages, until we learn of the next shocking incident of long-term, cover-up molestation. These situations are happening everywhere we live. On virtually every block of America's city and suburban neighborhoods.

2nd Accuser In Syracuse Scandal Tells His Story

Posted 11.30.2011 | Sports

As far back as 2003, ESPN and The Post-Standard investigated allegations from Bobby Davis, a former Syracuse ball boy, accusing assistant basketball c...

Why Did ESPN Withhold Tape Recording?

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 11.30.2011 | Sports

Among the most explosive turns in the child molestation scandal involving former Syracuse assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine was the release of a ...

Who Is Bernie Fine?

The New York Times | Posted 11.29.2011 | Sports

Jim Boeheim will forever be the defining face of basketball at Syracuse University. He shepherded the men's program from a regional power to a nationa...

Key Players In Syracuse Abuse Scandal

Posted 11.29.2011 | Sports

With each passing day, the Syracuse sexual abuse scandal seems to grow more sordid and complex. Since ESPN initially reported that Syracuse police wer...

Police Chief Who Didn't Act On Abuse Allegations Was Former 'Cuse Player

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 11.29.2011 | Sports

As Syracuse police continue to investigate former Syracuse assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine over allegations of child molestation, more details ...

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Len Berman | Posted 01.29.2012 | New York
Len Berman

Did you hear the one about the two old guys fighting? Former CFL players Joe Kapp and Angelo Mosca went at it because of something that happened in a game 48 years ago!

Ex-Syracuse Coach's Wife To Contest Tape-Recorded Conversation?

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 11.29.2011 | Sports

A stunning development in the Syracuse abuse scandal occurred over the weekend when ESPN's "Outside The Line" aired tape-recorded conversations betwe...

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Len Berman | Posted 01.28.2012 | New York
Len Berman

Contrary to Jim Boeheim's original proclamations, I guess it's not all a "bunch of lies." Syracuse University has fired Bernie Fine as a third young man stepped forward saying that Fine sexually abused him.

Did Wife Of Syracuse Coach Have Sex With Alleged Victim?

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.28.2011 | Sports

While the revelation that Bernie Fine's wife was aware of the alleged sexual abuse committed by the former Syracuse basketball coach was certainly the...

SHOCK: Wife Of Syracuse Basketball Coach Admitted Fears Of Sex Abuse

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 11.27.2011 | Sports

Two days after police searched the home of longtime Syracuse assistant basketball coach Bernie -- who is under investigation for sexually abusing two ...

Syracuse Chancellor Issues Statement On Investigation Of Basketball Coach

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 11.18.2011 | Sports

Perhaps learning from the mistakes made by Penn State officials in the immediate aftermath of the arrest of former assistant football coach Jerry Sand...

Jim Boeheim Supports Accused Assistant Coach

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 11.18.2011 | Sports

On Thursday evening, ESPN reported on an active investigation into accusations of child molestation against assistant Syracuse basketball coach Bernie...