As Sandusky’s adoptive son Matthew prepares to break his silence in a TV interview with Oprah Winfrey this Thursday, Sandusky himself fights to have his conviction overturned and his $5,000-per-month pension reinstated. A look back in pictures at the case of the assistant football coach and the child sex abuse scandal that brought him to ruin.
Former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky arrived in court today wearing a bright red jumpsuit. That prison uniform will likely be his for the rest of his life as the 68-year-old was sentenced to a minimum of 30, but not more that 60, years in prison for molesting young boys.
In a Friday afternoon jaw-dropping cliffhanger, Matt Sandusky, 33, the adopted son of Jerry Sandusky, alleged that he was molested by the former Penn State assistant football coach — and the sequestered jury is unaware of this new development in the case.
Sobbing victim, now 18, recalls sexual abuse by Sandusky for the jury.