Penn State: Investigation Widens

How many people knew of what happened at Penn State?
2:03 | 11/14/11

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Portrait of sadness out of state college Pennsylvania this weekend that emotional scene there but it Penn state of Nebraska football teams joined on the field for the game this weekend. Praying for the victims of that growing sex abuse scandal. And tonight authorities are preparing for more families possibly come forward now ABC's Lindsey Davis is there. Pennsylvania's governor had some harsh words for law enforcement. We would have expect that law enforcement who have been involved. Much sooner he said he wouldn't be surprised if more victims come forward in this case which could cost the university. What liability would a Penn State face. A lot like Italy because they knew that they had a predator on the campus. And they -- nothing to stop. Predators thrive on silence and the child sex abuse allegations against Jerry sandusky prove true it appears dozens of people knew and kept quiet. Among them. The university police the state department of public welfare the then district attorney and send -- charity for children the second mile. Part of the problem Pennsylvania's law doesn't require all people to report child abuse to police. Pennsylvania's law is in need of repair Pennsylvania's law requires someone who -- for the course of their appointment. That that a -- being abuse that that person go to his or her supervisor all the -- to the head of the organization. All the legalities finger pointing and even football momentarily to the vaccine on Saturday to prayer for the victims -- -- -- no. To protect. And emotional day all. Devilishly here and we -- -- go. That same spirit of healing continued on campus today a lot of pain and hurt just came up and understand -- people are hurting. -- at least one victim is considering filing a civil suit against anyone who failed to report the abuse.

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