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"[Pennsylvania Manufacturers' Association] claims ... in 1976, a child allegedly reported to PSU's Head Football Coach Joseph Paterno, that he (the child) was sexually molested by Sandusky," a judge wrote in a court order as part of a lawsuit brought by Penn State’s former insurer against the university.
CNN also revealed evidence that Paterno may have known about Sandusky’s crimes and failed to act even earlier than that.
When news broke in November that Jerry Sandusky, the 68-year-old former Penn State defensive coordinator was accused of abusing 10 boys over a 15-year period, it rocked Penn State’s campus, causing riots where more than 240 NFL stars were trained and sparking national outrage over the guilty party’s spiral of silence on the abuse.
Hired by Penn state in 1969 as an assistant football coach, Sandusky worked closely with legendary head coach Joe Paterno.
The facts that have emerged have repeatedly confirmed that he acted appropriately." Penn State paid 26 Sandusky victims, including the one who made the latest allegation to CNN, a $60 million settlement in 2013.
The school issued a statement saying that there was no way to verify the latest allegation about Paterno’s knowledge made in the court filing: "The university has no records from the time to help evaluate the claims.
“[S]ources told NBC News that one former Penn State assistant coach witnessed an incident in the late 1970s.