BREAKING: Sandusky Found Guilty on 45 of 48 Counts

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- Jerry Sandusky has been led away in handcuffs from a Pennsylvania courthouse after being convicted of molesting 10 boys over 15 years.
In court, Sandusky half-waved toward family as the sheriff led him away. Outside, he calmly walked to a sheriff's car with his hands cuffed in front of him.
The former Penn State assistant football coach has been convicted of 45 counts.
Sandusky showed little emotion as the verdict was read. The judge ordered him to be taken to the county jail to await sentencing in about three months.
His attorney, Karl Rominger, says it was "a tough case" with a lot of charges and that an appeal was certain.
He says the defense team "didn't exactly have a lot of time to prepare." He says Sandusky "took it well" upon hearing the verdict.

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  • by Anonymous on Jun 25, 2012 at 03:29 AM
    The system failed because it could have been stopped 15 years ago. Evil continue when good men do nothing.
  • by KKG Location: Lansing on Jun 23, 2012 at 02:15 PM
    First of all...a jury got it right for once....Yay !! Second, now we get to pay huge for him to continue breathing in a prison....hopefully forever.....but...he should not be breathing right now...people like him don't get better, don't feel any remorse...he should be put out of our misery. Case closed..
  • by Too soon? on Jun 23, 2012 at 12:32 PM
    Not convicted on 3 of the charges, but he got off on all 48....... Too soon?
  • by Ralph Location: Cement City on Jun 22, 2012 at 08:17 PM
    Hooray and hallelujah, there is still a semblance of justice in our court system. His defense team didn't have time to prepare? Give us a break!
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