Posted August 14, 2012 on AP on Fox
More than a month after an explosive investigative report accused Penn State's ousted president of burying child sex-abuse allegations against Jerry Sandusky, Graham Spanier has so far avoided criminal charges -- unlike two of his colleagues. That doesn't mean he's in the clear, according to legal experts. As attorneys for athletic director Tim Curley and retired vice president Gary Schultz try to persuade a Dauphin County judge to dismiss the case against them on Thursday, Spanier remains vulnerable to criminal charges over his alleged role in a scandal that has shaken Penn State to its core, outside lawyers said. Former FBI director Louis Freeh's university-commissioned report that accused the ex-president -- along with Curley, Schultz and football coach Joe Paterno -- of covering up a 2001 allegation against Sandusky could help lay the groundwork for a prosecution. ''The Freeh report, whose findings of fact and conclusions were not challenged by PSU, s...
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