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Former Penn State Officials Get Obstruction Charges Tossed

Reuters | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 01.25.2016 | College

(Reuters) - A Pennsylvania appeals court on Friday threw out obstruction charges against three former Penn State officials accused of trying to hampe...

Ex-Penn State President Charged With Sandusky Cover Up Talks About His Own Abuse

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 07.17.2014 | College

Graham Spanier spent more time as president of a public college than most. In an era where leaders of public colleges rarely last more than a few year...

The Legal Limbo Over Penn State-Sandusky Cover Up May Finally End

AP | MARK SCOLFORO | Posted 06.01.2014 | College

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Jerry Sandusky has been convicted and sentenced and lost an appeal, but the related prosecution of three former Penn State ad...

Former Penn State President Wants To Halt Sex Abuse Cover-Up Case

AP | MARK SCOLFORO | Posted 04.01.2014 | Crime

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Former Penn State president Graham Spanier filed a federal lawsuit Monday that seeks to put an end to his state court prosecu...

'Tragic Day For Penn State': Sandusky Scandal Heading Back To Court

AP | MARC LEVY | Posted 07.31.2013 | Crime

HARRISBURG, Pa. -- The Jerry Sandusky scandal appears headed for another court fight that is sure to prolong the media spotlight and relive the testim...

Former Penn State Officials Ordered To Stand Trial In Sandusky Coverup

AP | MARC LEVY | Posted 09.29.2013 | College

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Penn State's ex-president and two former top school administrators were ordered Tuesday to stand trial on charges accusing the...

'My Eyes Popped Out Of My Head'

AP | MARC LEVY | Posted 09.27.2013 | College

HARRISBURG, Pa. — It was late at night on Feb. 27, 2001, and Penn State's then-president, Graham Spanier, one of academia's most prominent admin...

Ex-Penn State President Suing Investigator

AP | MARK SCOLFORO | Posted 07.12.2013 | College

HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Penn State's former president Graham Spanier initiated a libel and defamation case Thursday against Louis Freeh, the former FBI dir...

Time To Take College Presidents Out Of Sports?

AP | AARON BEARD | Posted 06.06.2013 | College

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- Holden Thorp is packing up after nearly five years as chancellor at the University of North Carolina, preparing for his next job ...

Willful Cluelessness at Rutgers

Patricia McGuire | Posted 06.07.2013 | College
Patricia McGuire

What did the president know and when did he know it? If the answer is absolutely nothing, then the president cannot lead.

Facing Charges, Graham Spanier Hangs Courtside

AP | Posted 01.20.2013 | College

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Ex-Penn State President Graham Spanier sat courtside at the school's men's basketball game against Nebraska on Saturday, making ...

Nonprofit: How Can We Prevent The Next Penn State Scandal?

Ellen Magnis | Posted 03.08.2013 | Impact
Ellen Magnis

Amidst all of the political shenanigans, world coming-to-an-end drama and heart-wrenching tragedy of the last few months, some may have missed that ch...

Prominent Magazine's Interview At Center Of Penn State Saga

AP | Posted 12.22.2012 | Media

HARRISBURG, Pa. -- The New Yorker magazine has been ordered to turn over audio of interview sessions it conducted with former Penn State President Gra...

Graham Spanier, Ex-Penn St. President Indicted In Sandusky Scandal, Wants To Travel

AP | MARK SCOLFORO | Posted 02.03.2013 | College

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Former Penn State President Graham Spanier wants looser bail rules so he can travel outside Pennsylvania and overseas for fami...

Penn State Makes Good Start On Reforms After Sandusky Scandal: Report

AP | GENARO C. ARMAS and MARK SCOLFORO | Posted 11.30.2012 | College

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- A former U.S. senator brought in to monitor Penn State said Friday the university has gotten "off to a very good start" in respo...

Penn State's HUGE Payout To Ousted President

AP | Posted 11.29.2012 | College

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- The former Penn State president accused of covering up reports of sexual molestation by retired assistant football coach Jerry S...

Former Penn State President Heads To Court

AP | MARK SCOLFORO | Posted 01.07.2013 | College

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Former Penn State president Graham Spanier was arraigned and released on bail at a brief court appearance Wednesday on charges...

A Shadow Across the Soul of the University

Patricia McGuire | Posted 01.06.2013 | College
Patricia McGuire

The scandal at Penn State is a shadow across the soul of the university, a bitter reminder that the president who fails to confront corruption will ultimately fail completely, taking down countless other people as he crashes.

Ex-Penn State President Vows To Fight Charges

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 11.02.2012 | College

Former president of Pennsylvania State University Graham Spanier says the charges filed against him relating to the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal h...

Ex-Penn State President Charged

AP | MARK SCOLFORO | Posted 01.23.2014 | College

HARRISBURG, Pa. — The "conspiracy of silence" that protected Jerry Sandusky extended all the way to the top at Penn State, prosecutors said Thur...

Charges Expected Against Graham Spanier For Alleged Role In Penn State Scandal

Posted 11.01.2012 | College

Pennsylvania State Attorney General Linda Kelly is expected to announce charges against former Pennsylvania State University president Graham Spanier ...

Sandusky Fits Profile Of Violent Sex Predator, Report Says

AP | MARK SCOLFORO | Posted 08.30.2012 | Crime

HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky has been recommended for designation as a sexually violent predator, a le...

Ex-PSU Prez Graham Spanier: I Was Stunned .. No Logic To Allegations

AP | MARK SCOLFORO | Posted 10.23.2012 | College

HARRISBURG, Pa. — The story being told by Penn State president Graham Spanier as he defends himself against accusations that he covered up a sex...

Spanier Takes A Message Of Innocence To ABC's World News

Posted 08.22.2012 | College

Former President of Penn State Graham Spanier will give his first interview to ABC on Wednesday night. Spanier was ousted from Penn State in November ...

Former Penn State President Lawyers To Speak Out

AP | MARYCLAIRE DALE | Posted 10.22.2012 | College

PHILADELPHIA — Ousted Penn State president Graham Spanier and his lawyers attacked a university-backed report on the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse sc...