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Sep 3, 2014 6:46 PM

New lawsuit filed over alleged abuse by Sandusky

The Associated Press

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) A new accuser is suing Jerry Sandusky, Penn State and a charity the former assistant coach founded, saying he was sexually abused about six years ago.

The Centre Daily Times reported Wednesday (http://bit.ly/WcGbY8 ) that the case was filed in Philadelphia last month by Williamsport attorney Bret Southard.

The lawsuit claims Sandusky abused the boy at the time of a shopping trip in 2008 or 2009, and after they attended a Penn State game in 2008 against Coastal Carolina University.

Southard tells the paper his client represents a new case. Penn State previously settled 26 cases for nearly $60 million.

The paper says the lawsuit describes the boy as a participant in The Second Mile, the charity for at-risk children Sandusky founded.


Information from: Centre Daily Times, http://www.centredaily.com


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