NCAA Assails Pa. Law Governing Penn State Sanctions

Law360, Harrisburg (June 19, 2013, 2:54 PM EDT) -- The NCAA on Wednesday asked a Pennsylvania court to toss a suit seeking to prevent $60 million in sanctions levied on Penn State University from leaving the state, attacking the legitimacy of a law aimed at keeping the funds at home.

In arguments before an en banc panel of the state's Commonwealth Court, NCAA attorney Everett Johnson of Latham & Watkins LLP told the judges that the Institute of Higher Education Monetary Penalty Endowment Act, enacted by Gov. Tom Corbett in February, violates the Commerce Clause...
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