1. PENN STATE

    Sandusky Case Heads to Jury

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    It's in the jury's hands now. Deliberations began Thursday in the sex-abuse trial of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky. In closing arguments, the defense emphasized the lack of physical evidence and accused the alleged victims of conspiring for financial gain. As the defense rested its case, Sandusky's wife, Dottie, was seen quietly crying. The 68-year-old Nittany Lions legend is charged with 52 counts of sexual abuse against 10 boys over a 15-year period. Sandusky denies all charges.

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