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Paterno Son, Other Former Assistant Sue Penn State

FILE - In this Oct. 17, 2009 file photo, Penn State coach Joe Paterno smiles as he walks the field before an NCAA college football game against Minnesota in State College, Pa. The family of the late coach will be joined by former players and others connected to Penn State in a lawsuit that seeks to overturn the NCAA’s strict sanctions against the football program for the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal. Paterno family lawyer Wick Sollers says the 40-page suit will be filed Thursday, May 30, 2013, in state court in Centre County, home of Penn State’s main campus. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
FILE - In this Oct. 17, 2009 file photo, Penn State coach Joe Paterno smiles as he walks the field before an NCAA college football game against Minnesota in State College, Pa. The family of the late coach will be joined by former players and others connected to Penn State in a lawsuit that seeks to overturn the NCAA’s strict sanctions against the football program for the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal. Paterno family lawyer Wick Sollers says the 40-page suit will be filed Thursday, May 30, 2013, in state court in Centre County, home of Penn State’s main campus. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

STATE COLLEGE, Pa.—A son of late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno has sued the university over his dismissal from its coaching staff two years...




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