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Paterno Guilty of Lacking Strong Moral Fiber

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Joe Paterno isn’t going to walk on a technicality. He can’t get off on reasonable doubt. It doesn’t matter if he wasn’t given due process.

 

This isn’t the TV show "Law & Order", and Paterno isn’t a perp. He was never charged with a crime or taken to court in the first place.

 

So the Paterno family commissioned its attorney to find loopholes in the Freeh Report, issue its own report and start rebuilding Paterno’s name. Paterno’s widow Sue and son Jay were on the interview circuit Monday, on CNN, ESPN, Katie Couric.

 

It’s desperate and kind of sad, really. And it has zero chance of working.

 

This is the court of public opinion. No one is swayed by...

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