Ex-PSU Admins Seek Appeal Before Child Endangerment Trial

Law360, Philadelphia (February 15, 2017, 5:55 PM EST) -- With a trial looming on allegations that they failed to act on reports of child sex abuse against former assistant Penn State University football coach Jerry Sandusky, a trio of ex-school administrators are pushing to appeal a recent decision denying their bids to ax charges.

The group, including one-time university president Graham Spanier, asked a judge on Monday to allow the Pennsylvania Superior Court to review a ruling denying a series of motions that argued that the state’s child endangerment laws did not apply to officials in their position, or that the charges were barred by a two-year statute of limitations....

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