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Judge tosses lawsuit by Pa. governor against NCAA

HARRISBURG, Pa. — A federal judge on Thursday threw out the governor’s lawsuit against the NCAA over sanctions against Penn State related to Jerry Sandusky, calling his argument “a Hail Mary pass” that easily warranted dismissal. U.S. Middle District Judge ...

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McQueary lawsuit against Penn State to go forward

HARRISBURG, Pa. — A whistleblower and defamation lawsuit against Penn State will go forward, a judge ruled Tuesday, denying the university’s request to dismiss it. Former assistant football coach Mike McQueary sued the school in October, claiming he was portrayed ...

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Special prosecutor to probe Penn St. grand jury

HARRISBURG, Pa. — A special prosecutor has been appointed to examine whether secrecy rules were violated in grand jury proceedings that investigated Jerry Sandusky and three former Penn State administrators who are currently facing criminal charges. Lawyer James M. Reeder ...

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