A group of Penn State trustees on Friday said they have finished their own investigation into the Freeh Report that led to NCAA sanctions and a. As the Sandusky trial proceeded toward conviction in June , it was reported that “[t]he university says that [Freeh’s] report. The page report from Freeh’s law firm was characterized as The Freeh Report had far-reaching outcomes for Penn State.

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Freeh was appointed Special Prosecutor in the case alongside Howard Shapiro. Curley, along with then university Senior Vice President for Finance and Business Gary Schultz, both went to Paterno’s home that same day, and Paterno told them what McQueary had reported to him and advised them that because McQueary had not provided details to Paterno, he recommended that they speak directly to McQueary.

Sandusky testified when it was still uncertain whether her husband would testify.

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In announcing the sanctions, Emmert said that he intended the Penn State case to be “the cautionary tale of athletics overwhelming core values of the institution and losing sight of why we are really participating in these activities can occur.

Sullivana retired Federal Judge in Washington D. One staffer, in an email, wrote that NCAA punishments for Penn State would be greeh and excessive, but ‘new NCAA leadership is extremely image conscious, and if they conclude that pursuing allegations against PSU would enhance the association’s standing with repot public, then an infractions case could follow. Archived from the original on July 13, In a deposition related to the insurance rreeh, McQueary claimed that upon telling Bradley what he had seen, Bradley was not shocked and related a story about a time in the s Schiano had witnessed Sandusky doing something with a boy.

Retrieved November 10, Michael Boni, plaintiff’s lawyer in the Free scandal, claimed “the headlines of these stories is Paterno knew of Sandusky’s molestation in the ’70s, ’76 or ‘ The following day, the FBI commenced a parallel investigation in spite of the National Transportation Safety Board having “priority over any investigation by another department, agency, or instrumentality of the United States Government”, as stated in 49 U.


This page was last edited on 12 Novemberat While Matthew Sandusky originally took his adopted father’s side when he was first questioned by the grand jury, he later revealed that Jerry Sandusky had started to sexually abuse him when he was eight years old. Discussions continued over the weekend, and the final agreement was essentially the NCAA’s original proposal except for some minor concessions to Penn State.

The order also cited reports by unnamed assistant coaches who said they witnessed inappropriate contact between Sandusky and some children, according to the ruling by Philadelphia Judge Vreeh Glazer.

While the Freeh report found that Frewh State had made 71 separate payments to Sandusky betweenthey were off by repoet 85 percent, as the correct number was six separate payments”. The media began to run various accounts of Penn State, freh [] [] [] as well as the ” cult of personality ” and power of Joe Paterno. The Judge stated that Victim 6 failed “to explain how molestation was the kind of act that Penn State employed Sandusky to perform.

The Freeh Report had far-reaching outcomes for Penn State. The Freeh report was released on July 12, While both the victims involved and the amount of the settlement remained confidential, another step was taken to provide justice to those whom had suffered at the hands of Sandusky.

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Penn State officials reported today July 17 on the rapid implementation of all but one of the changes recommended in a report compiled by independent investigator and federal Judge Louis Freeh in the aftermath of the child sexual abuse committed by former Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky.


Steve Garban, a member of the PSU board of trustees who had stepped down as chairman since the Sandusky scandal emerged and was named by Freeh as having received but not then disseminated information about Sandusky to the rest of the board, resigned from the board following the report’s release. Freeh accused him of downloading a “portable, personal trove” of US nuclear secrets. Located in State College, Pennsylvania. Retrieved July 30, On August 16,a man, known as Victim 5, who was sexually abused by Sandusky was the first to settle his civil suit against the university for an undisclosed amount.

For other uses, see Freeh disambiguation. NCAA President Mark Emmert stated that the sanctions were levied “not to be just punitive, but to make sure the university establishes an athletic culture and reporrt mindset in which football will never again be placed ahead of educating, nurturing and protecting young people. It had nothing to do with what Coach Paterno had done, or hadn’t done.

Wrong year cited for incident in Sandusky case”. American Civil Liberties Union.

Spanier faced eight charges, three of which were felonies. Retrieved 16 October The Washington Post and “The Tech”.

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Matthew Haverstick, attorney for state Sen. Archived from the original on October 19, NBC News also reported one former Penn State assistant coach witnessed an incident in the late s, and three other coaches —who have gone on to work in pro level and other colleges — allegedly saw inappropriate conduct between Sandusky and boys in the early and mids.

The New York Times. Retrieved March 12, We do not talk about their specific circumstances.