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ABC 23 News Update 2 7/19/13
7/18/2013
 
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The Penn State Board of Trustees approved a multi-million dollar settlement with some of Jerry Sandusky's victims.  We are now learning how much the University may be paying.  Penn State is not confirming it but new reports indicate the cost of the Sandusky victim settlements will be at least sixty million dollars.  At a hearing in State College last night on Penn State reforms a related topic was having the University conform to the State's "right-to-know" regulations and further open its books....

More on the scandal surrounding a former trainer who worked at Bishop McCort High School in Johnstown.  A Blair County Attorney, Richard Serbin, tells us that he has filed a suit on behalf of a former McCort student who says that he was sexually abused by Brother Stephen Baker.  Serbin says this is the fifth alleged victim he has filed a suit for against the school, the diocese and the Franciscan Friars of the Third Order.  Brother Baker committed suicide in January....

A historic school in Centre County may be up for sale.  We told you months ago that the College Heights Association is concerned about the sale of the College Heights Elementary School building in State College.  The group says the district wants to sell it but they claim the deed requires them to keep it as an educational facility. 

  
 
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