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Penn State University / Sandusky Trial #1024897

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 21, 2012
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Bellefonte, Pennsylvania: Michael Isikoff) The wait for the verdict in the child sex abuse trial of former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky featured; details given about the revelation that prosecutors planned to call Sandusky's adopted son Matt, who would testify against his father, if Sandusky took the stand; courtroom sketches shown with closing arguments from defense attorney Joe Amendola†† and prosecutor Joseph McGettigan†† quoted.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Studio: Kate Snow) The account from Travis Weaver†† about being sexually abused by Sandusky when he was a boy presented. [WEAVER – describes what happened to him; says he feels responsible for the other kids that this happened to; says he would punch Sandusky in the mouth.]

Williams, Brian;
Isikoff, Michael;
Snow, Kate

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