CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 09, 2011
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(State College: Armen Keteyian) The exit of Penn State University football coach Joe Paterno, who will retire after the season due to the story of sexual abuse by one of his long-time assistant coaches, Jerry Sandusky, examined; Paterno's statement about the case quoted; details given about the extent of the abuse, the charity Sandusky created, earlier charges of abuse against the coach and how Paterno is a larger-than-life figure known for creating great people while coaching. [State police commissioner Frank NOONAN - says it is about child innocence being stolen.] [PLAYER - reacts to Paterno.] [Last night PATERNO - comments.] [Trustee Tom CORBETT - comments on preying on children.]
(Studio: Scott Pelley) The charges against athletic director Tim Curley and vice president Gary Schultz and word the Education Department plans to investigate noted.
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