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Intense First Day at the Sandusky Trial

Opening statements followed by disturbing testimony from “Victim #4”, and and agressive an agressive cross-examintation that probably helped the prosecution. Here are the day’s sketches from Bellefonte, Penn.    NYT story here.

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We Have A Jury

Jury selection completed in record time. Opening statements and testimony to begin on Monday. In the sketch above Jerry Sandusky rises slighly from his chair as he is identified for a group of prospective jurors. Below are the rest of

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Swift Pace at Sandusky Jury Selection

This morning there was speculation about the need to bring in jurors from neighboring counties if enough qualified jurors could not be found in the present pool, but by the end of the day nine jurors had already been picked

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Sandusky Pre-Trial Motions

Not much happened in the courtroom during the twenty minute hearing. Judge Cleland later met with the lawyers in chambers to discuss scheduling. The shorter the hearing the harder rhe drawing. You can read about it here.

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McQueary Testifies

Penn State assistant coach Mike McQueary gave public testimony for the first time yesterday to a packed Dauphin County courtroom in Harrisburg. Questioned by Deputy DA Bruce Beemer, McQueary told the court that he saw Jerry Sandusky having sex with

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Sandusky Will Face His Accusers Another Day

In a crowded ornate courtroom Jerry Sandusky told Judge Robert E. Scott that he wished to waive the preliminary hearing where some of his accusers were prepared to testify.  These are a few sketches from his short appearance in court.

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