Pa. Law Firm Wants Out Of Sandusky Civil Suit

Law360, Philadelphia (December 20, 2012, 5:16 PM EST) -- A central Pennsylvania law firm fired back Monday at claims it helped Pennsylvania State University cover up incidents of child molestation by former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, saying claims against it should be dropped from a pending civil suit brought by an alleged victim.

McQuaide Blasko, a Centre County-based firm that provides legal counsel to Penn State, said it can not be found liable for alleged violations of the plaintiff’s civil rights because it was not acting on behalf of the state and characterized the...
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