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Justices weigh discipline against Penn State's ex-counsel

Sep. 10, 2019 5:34 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pennsylvania's Supreme Court considered arguments in Philadelphia Tuesday over whether the chief lawyer for Penn State when the Jerry Sandusky scandal broke should face public censure. The state's lawyer disciplinary board recommended that punishment in March for Cynthia Baldwin, who is...

Pennsylvania high court declines to review Sandusky decision

Jul. 24, 2019 4:20 PM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Jerry Sandusky won't get a fresh chance to argue in state court he should get a new trial, seven years after the former Penn State assistant football coach was convicted of molesting 10 boys. Pennsylvania's Supreme Court on Wednesday turned down Sandusky's request that it review a...