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Are expecting a new announcement from Penn State this morning this after many students erupted is.
Coaching legend Joseph Paterno was shown the door late last night.
It went on from there and it got worse to the board of trustees' firing Paterno.
For his handling of child sex abuse allegations against former colleague Jerry sandusky.
That after Paterno issued a statement earlier that -- saying that he resign at the end of the season the board had no part of that crowd gathering at returns home late last night.
He and his wife stepping outside for a moment to say this.
I want to say to -- Those that aren't you guys I don't know what I -- -- because the morning.
Mom and it.
When they get -- profit.
This story has grown by the day and -- Bill many people view what is unfolding here is a must be Shakespearean tragedy.
Last night the campus was already on edge.
-- the news spread quickly that the board of trustees was going to meet the entire -- is glued to radios and televisions.
Watching the news conference and then it was announced that Joseph Paterno as well as -- university president we're being terminated immediately.
Students then erupted into violence they took to the streets at one point they turned over a television news car.
Take a look at you can see what.
-- -- Riot police -- you could tear gas were able to control the crowd in the crowd did dispersed by about 3 in the morning but the controversy here.
It's still very much alive.
The board of trustees is going to a point they say a special committee to investigate.
What took place here in the alleged -- of the sex scandal that.
Has caused many to question why was Paterno and the university president terminated before that investigation even got under way.
It was a question I put to the port spokesman last night was.
You didn't like it is rough judged to have not been able investigation.
-- how you -- As I said these are judgments and decisions and balances that courts have to make with thoughtful deliberation.
There are you things -- reached a point where it was necessary and we thought and the best long term interest -- -- university.
And also angering many people here bill.
The former athletic director of the school that he's still the athletic director Tim Curley who is.
Facing criminal charges here for allegedly lying to a grand jury and not reporting -- sexual abuse is on administrative leave yet Paterno has been -- 46 years there -- a look back at the history in the pictures that you see from his time there.
At Penn State what is expected today immediately.
We expect that at 11 o'clock local time.
There is going to be a news conference this from the interim head coach he is Tom Bradley.
He is going to meet with reporters still many people here you know -- -- -- -- -- in a formal -- from Joseph Paterno.
There has not been in news conference many people here hope today they will have the opportunity to hear him speak at -- -- David Lee thanks David -- Miller on campus there when there are developments you'll hear about it here on Americans -- This is a tragic situation really all around in much of the attention in this case is centering.
On the legendary coach Joseph Paterno but it is his former colleague Jerry sandusky.
Who has been accused of the un -- He is accused of sexually abusing and rape thing at least eight.
Over the course of fifteen years children that he met through his own charitable organization.
A graduate student.
Claims that he witnessed one of these incidents involving send ASCII and a boy in a shower at the university back in 2000 -- Now that student who witnessed and that's.
Apparently brought the claim to the -- to coach Paterno.
But Paterno claims that he did not know the extent of the alleged abuse when he relayed that information to the school officials now many are questioning.
His moral responsibility in this matter.
-- that led up to the days of his firing.
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