Penn State Wants Ex-Asst. Coach's Civil Suit Stayed

Law360, Philadelphia (October 22, 2012, 7:28 PM EDT) -- Penn State University asked a state court Monday to stay a $4 million civil suit filed by a former assistant football coach who claims he was fired after testifying against Jerry Sandusky, arguing that the case should be put on hold until parallel criminal proceedings conclude.

In court filings in the Court of Common Pleas of Center County, Penn State claimed it would be severely prejudiced if the suit, which implicates several university officials, including athletic director Tim Curley and retired vice president Gary Schultz, were...
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