Pa. Gov. Says NCAA Skews Facts In Penn State Antitrust Suit
By Dan Packel
Law360, Philadelphia (February 26, 2013, 1:28 PM EST) -- Pennsylvania's governor said Monday that the National Collegiate Athletic Association falsely claimed that Pennsylvania State University's administration had accepted the sanctions it leveled against the university following the Jerry Sandusky child abuse scandal in its request to dismiss the state's antitrust suit over the sanctions.
In a memorandum opposing the dismissal, Gov. Tom Corbett emphasized that the NCAA’s motion to dismiss filed earlier this month incorrectly asserted that Penn State’s governing board ratified a consent decree with the NCAA, an error he says provides cause to...