Freeh Report Faults PSU Leaders in Abuse Case

Paterno, Top Officials Failed to Act Before Sandusky Arrest, Internal Investigation Finds

, The Legal Intelligencer


Former Penn State head football coach Joe Paterno, along with three of the university's top administrators, knew about abuse allegations against the football program's longtime defensive coordinator, Jerry Sandusky, as far back as 1998, but "repeatedly concealed critical facts" from police, the public and the university's board as Sandusky continued to molest children, a Penn State internal investigation has found.

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  • Lulaine

    The Freeh report shows how pervasive the corruption and the blind eye to Sandusky's crimes were on the campus of Penn State and among officials. The victims who plan to file suit against Sandusky now with this report have even more leverage to sue the university over their lack of accountability.

  • Jaydon

    This scandal really effect his legacy in the football coaching field and its sure that some other coaches also effected by this case,

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