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You may have heard yesterday the announcement.
That the former president and to -- -- top school administrators.
At Penn State have been ordered to stand trial on charges accusing them all -- cover up.
In the jet Jerry sandusky child sex abuse scandal you remember of course that Jerry sandusky the former Penn State assistant coach.
On the 45.
Of 48 really quite disturbing.
-- in his child sex abuse trial well now the former president -- spaniel the former vice president Gary Schultz.
I mean then athletic director Tim Curley will also now.
Stand trial on charges that they knew.
About this abuse and they covered it up your reaction to need the idea that they will.
On trial -- -- -- public grand jury report that really -- -- the evidence here that shows pretty compelling and very disturbing evidence that these officials knew about.
Involving Jerry -- -- and boys in 1998.
And in 2001 and -- conferred according to emails that were under court decided not to go to authorities about these incidents and then later on when the public you know about.
Allegations against Jerry sandusky they actually covered up the existence of these emails and took other steps to stop law enforcement.
From knowing about fans are charged with obstruction of justice.
Failure to report by the -- this is really serious because there innocent until proven guilty and if these allegations are true.
In their actions and there in actions led to numerous -- he's actually he's like Jerry sandusky and that's tragic.
And that could mean a lot of jail time for them absolutely they operatives -- ever -- -- grand jury.
I'm responding to a subpoena -- out really giving information is required when example -- You want or request these officials any information university had with communications.
Involving allegations of -- the -- and that's.
And they responded that they had any emails and yet.
Now law enforcement has always emails among those three talking about these allegations in 1990.
In 2001 and Penn State past.
A unit that deals -- email compliance through subpoenas in the were never even notified about the subpoena.
By administrative officials to look for the -- Nelson is also file that was never turned over.
I'm involving actually worth my while involved in discussions and notes about these -- allegations about Jerry sandusky but -- really key thing here is that.
-- who according to the allegations at that Jerry sandusky was engaging an inappropriate behavior.
We have assistant football coach Mike McQueary in 2001.
Reporting that he actually saw in the shower Jerry sandusky.
I'm having some kind of sexual abuse incident with a young boy.
They do not report this to law enforcement they only -- to do is call the police and say we have this allegation and you investigated and they failed to do that according to these allegations.
And it does this open did these new trials will they opened Penn State.
All -- anymore civil litigation or is that sort of dumb and -- a cap on that now what Penn State has allocated a certain amount of money I believe it's sixty million dollars to settle some seats but you really don't know the limited there exposure because we don't know how many victims or alleged victims there are out there.
And it's going to take a while maybe for some people to come forward this is this is we know that there were numerous victims according to the trial of Jerry sandusky where he was convicted.
They're civil exposure I think is still undefined really all right.
We shall see others only interesting trials with a time -- when those -- going down -- told this was just a preliminary hearing that said the prosecution can go forward to trial usually -- he discovery other motions.
General I've found to be content to be six months to a year real real -- but he could be quicker to a lot of it depends on what kind of -- the defense files.
And how -- the defense wants and that usually the defense is the one who sets the timeline in these cases all right thanks stand -- associate managing director at call informal full formal forma.
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