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former Penn State President Graham Spanier departs after his sentencing hearing at the Dauphin County Courthouse in Harrisburg, Pa. A federal judge on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 has thrown out Spanier's child-endangerment conviction, less than a day before h
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May 01, 2019 - 6:00 pm
Spanier no longer has an office on campus and is not teaching, but he still collects a salary as a tenured professor on administrative leave.
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May 01, 2019 - 1:07 pm
Pennsylvania's attorney general will appeal a federal judge's decision to vacate the child-endangerment conviction of former Penn State President Graham Spanier.
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April 30, 2019 - 10:46 pm
A federal judge threw out former Penn State President Graham Spanier's misdemeanor child-endangerment conviction on Tuesday, less than a day before he was due to turn himself in to begin serving a jail sentence.
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April 03, 2019 - 11:36 am
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — A judge has issued jail sentences to three former Penn State fraternity members in the 2017 death of a pledge, the first defendants to face the prospect of incarceration in a case that rewrote Pennsylvania's anti-hazing law. A Centre County judge sentenced former Beta Theta...
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February 05, 2019 - 3:47 pm
A Pennsylvania appeals court is denying Jerry Sandusky's request for a new trial but is ordering him to be resentenced for a 45-count child sexual abuse conviction.
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January 02, 2019 - 9:27 pm
It's sometimes called State College and sometimes University Park, but Penn State wants to ensure it holds the trademark when it's called Happy Valley.
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October 03, 2018 - 11:41 am
Penn State said Tuesday that it has stopped using helicopters to make announcements outside the football stadium after a state police chopper flew so low over an unruly tailgating crowd that it sent tents and other items flying.
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October 02, 2018 - 11:18 am
A state police helicopter responding to unruly tailgaters before Penn State's game with Ohio State on Saturday blew over tents and kicked up debris, with stunned reactions by onlookers recorded on social media.
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September 10, 2018 - 4:10 pm
Tim Piazza and Marquise Braham told their parents they just wanted to make some new friends by joining fraternities while away at college. Neither got much of a chance: They died before their 20th birthdays, after brutal fraternity hazing rituals.
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September 07, 2018 - 4:22 pm
A packed house at Heinz Field means a busy weekend for local businesses
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