Pa. Sen. Wants To Fight NCAA Suit In $60M Penn State Row

Law360, Philadelphia (March 14, 2013, 8:09 PM EDT) -- The state senator behind a bill to ensure that $60 million in fines paid by Penn State University following the Jerry Sandusky scandal are kept within the state asked a federal judge on Wednesday to be joined as a defendant in the NCAA’s suit challenging the law.

Sen. Jake Corman, R-Centre — the legislator behind a bill signed into law by Gov. Tom Corbett in February mandating the fine money be placed into a Pennsylvania endowment, and the plaintiff in a state court action challenging the...
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Case Title

National Collegiate Athletic Association v. Corbett et al


Case Number

1:13-cv-00457

Court

Pennsylvania Middle

Nature of Suit

Constitutional - State Statute

Judge

Yvette Kane

Date Filed

February 19, 2013

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