Sandusky Coverage Battle Hinges On Penn State's Knowledge

Law360, New York (July 30, 2012, 9:59 PM EDT) -- Pennsylvania State University's president said Sunday that insurance will cover lawsuits over the child molestation scandal involving former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, but experts say that will largely depend on whether the college can deflect insurers' claims that it knowingly harmed the alleged victims by keeping the problem under wraps.

Penn State President Rodney Erickson said in an interview with CBS' "Face The Nation" that the college has directors and officers and general liability policies that it believes will provide enough coverage for suits brought...
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