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Jerry Sandusky: Ex-Penn State Football Coach Returns to Court to Appeal Child Molestation Conviction

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was sentenced to at least 30 years and not more that 60 years in prison for his conviction in June on 45 counts of child sexual abuse. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images)
Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was sentenced to at least 30 years and not more that 60 years in prison for his conviction in June on 45 counts of child sexual abuse. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Former Penn State defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky is still trying to get his child molestation convictions thrown out. Sandusky appeared at a courthouse in Bellefonte,...

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