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Dottie Sandusky: Victims Were 'Manipulated, And They Saw Money'

Posted 03.12.2014 | Crime

Dottie Sandusky is breaking her silence. The wife of convicted child sex offender and former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky insists that ...

REPORT: Penn State Whistleblower Told Players He Was Abused As A Boy

Posted 03.04.2014 | Sports

Mike McQueary, the former Penn State quarterback and assistant football coach who was a key witness in the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse case, told a...

Penn State Faces New Civil Lawsuits In Sandusky Scandal

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 07.15.2012 | College

Penn State University has three civil lawsuits pending against it for the failure to protect children from being sexually assaulted on campus by one-t...

Sandusky Sex Abuse Report To Be Released Thursday

Reuters | Ian Simpson | Posted 09.09.2012 | Sports

WASHINGTON, July 10 (Reuters) - An investigation into Penn State University's role in the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal will be published o...

Remembering the McMartin Case

Noah Tsika | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Noah Tsika

Beyond the requisite rue surrounding Sandusky's alleged victims, we're permitting ourselves to feel superior to those who didn't intervene in the right ways. But have we forgotten about the McMartin case?

What's So Funny About Being Gay?

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Dr. Peggy Drexler

Gone are the days when no one could take a joke about what might happen in a bed shared by two men or two women. These days, we know gay sex is just as funny, and sometimes tragic, as the other kind.

Jerry Sandusky and the Pain of Silence

Matt Semino | Posted 08.13.2012 | Crime
Matt Semino

While the details of the victims' experiences are beyond shocking, it is the culture of silence surrounding Sandusky's alleged criminal behavior that ultimately raises some of the most perplexing moral questions.

Jerry Sandusky the Idol or Jerry Sandusky the Monster: How the Trial Will Play Out

Mari Fagel | Posted 08.07.2012 | Crime
Mari Fagel

From a distance this case seems like a slam-dunk for the prosecution. There are ten different alleged victims. There's an independent witness, football assistant Mike McQueary.

Paterno's Widow On List Of Potential Witnesses At Sandusky Trial

The Associated Press | MARK SCOLFORO and GENARO C. ARMAS | Posted 06.05.2012 | Sports

Prospective jurors in Jerry Sandusky's child sex-abuse trial were told on the first day of jury selection Tuesday that the wife and son of the late fo...

REPORT: Key Witness In Sandusky Scandal To Sue Penn State

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 05.08.2012 | Sports

Former Penn State assistant football coach Mike McQueary is filing a whistleblower lawsuit against Penn State University, as was first reported by the...

Sandusky Will NOT Stand Trial. Now About Curley and Schultz...

Michael Smerconish | Posted 03.09.2012 | Crime
Michael Smerconish

Permit me one New Year's prediction about which I am absolutely certain, and two for which I have a strong hunch.

Penn State and the Blame Game

Amy Sepinwall | Posted 03.08.2012 | Sports
Amy Sepinwall

It has now been two months since scandal rolled into the Happy Valley. Much is still uncertain and yet the university, the surrounding community, and the nation as a whole remains fixated on the question of responsibility.

Why Isn't McQueary in Handcuffs Too?

David Fagin | Posted 02.18.2012 | Crime
David Fagin

Most of us know the difference between right and wrong, and in this situation it's a no-brainer. There is no grey area here.

"Horsing Around" and the Penn State Scandal

Paul Katz | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Paul Katz

As a gay man, over the years I have met men with varying degrees of comfort with their sexuality. The most repressed men were insistent that they were 100 percent heterosexual, and that any same-sex activity they would engage in was "just horsing around."

Can Penn State's Joe Paterno Be Defended? Teen Bloggers Weigh In

Posted 11.18.2011 | Home

HuffPost Pro/Con is a regular column featuring teen bloggers sounding off on hot-button issues of their choice. The below debate is between two HuffPo...

Jerry Sandusky Cover-Up: How the 'Gay Factor' May Have Played a Role

Cindy Abel | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Cindy Abel

In this type of homophobic environment, where everyone knows policy is one thing and practice is another, perhaps Penn State was paralyzed not only by the alleged rapes, but by the fear of having a gay coach.

Morally Bankrupt Sandusky Was "Just Behaving Like a Jock"

Wendy N. Powell | Posted 01.16.2012 | Sports
Wendy N. Powell

According to his attorney Joe Amendola, "He (Jerry Sandusky) was just behaving like a jock" As expected, this horrifying story is getting worse and wo...

Why Does Gov. Tom Corbett Get a Free Pass in the Penn State Scandal?

Shelley Ross | Posted 01.16.2012 | Politics
Shelley Ross

Gov. Corbett has spent much of his time since the scandal exploded getting out in front of it, all the while deflecting all personal questions, saying that he isn't allowed to talk about the case because of grand jury restrictions.

Penn State Sex Scandal: Are Tougher Reporting Laws Needed?

Debbie Hines | Posted 01.14.2012 | Politics
Debbie Hines

We've all heard the saying men will be men and boys will be boys. Well cowards will continue to be cowards. And tougher reporting laws will not change their actions.

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 01.16.2012 | New York
Len Berman

Now that Justin Verlander has won the Cy Young award, will he also win the American League MVP award? Roger Clemens was the last starting pitcher to pull that off 25 years ago.

Dear Penn State: What Are You Teaching Us?

Naomi Menezes | Posted 01.16.2012 | Home
Naomi Menezes

I am horrified by the reaction Penn State has had to this scandal. The students are more worried that their beloved head coach has been fired than that eight children have been sexually abused.

Mike McQeaury Tells His Story

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 11.15.2011 | Sports

Early on Tuesday evening, CBS' Armen Keteyian tweeted that Mike McQueary would be appearing on "CBS Evening News." He promoted the interview by saying...

Jerry Sandusky's Next Move

Diane Dimond | Posted 01.15.2012 | Crime
Diane Dimond

Come on, Jerry Sandusky -- do the right thing. Admit what you've done over all these years and spare your victims gut-wrenching trials. Let's put the focus where it belongs now -- on the victims.

David Brooks Is Wrong About the Penn State Rape

Andy Ostroy | Posted 01.15.2012 | Crime
Andy Ostroy

His main supposition is that none of us truly knows what we would do in that very same situation until we're in "McQueary's shoes," and that it's easy for us to judge and condemn others when we might actually behave in the same manner.

Report: Witness In Penn State Scandal Tells His Side Story

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.15.2011 | Sports

Among the key witnesses in the sexual abuse case against former Penn State defensive coach Jerry Sandusky is Mike McQueary. While a graduate assis...