Sandusky Can't Pin Defense On Second Mile Insurer

Law360, New York (March 1, 2013, 7:22 PM EST) -- A Pennsylvania judge on Friday released Federal Insurance Co. from its obligation to cover defense costs for former Pennsylvania State University assistant football coach and convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky, finding his crimes weren't committed in his capacity as an employee of the insured charitable foundation.

U.S. District Judge Yvette Kane ruled that Sandusky could not seek defense coverage for the ongoing appeal of his molestation conviction or for related civil suits under a directors and operators policy issued to The Second Mile — a charity...
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Case Information

Case Title

Federal Insurance Company v. Sandusky

Case Number



Pennsylvania Middle

Nature of Suit



Yvette Kane

Date Filed

December 22, 2011

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