Arete, Sport and Society, American Sport History, NCAA, Freeh Report, Penn State University, Joe Paterno, Jerry Sandusky, Child molesters, Punishment
Sandusky, Jerry; Paterno, Joe, 1926-2012; Child sexual abuse; Pennsylvania State University; Freeh Report; Punishment; National Collegiate Athletic Association
After the Freeh Report was issued there was an outcry demanding that the NCAA do something to punish Penn State University. Many called for the death penalty. Others complained about the failure of the NCAA to act immediately. Then on Monday morning when the NCAA President, Mark Emmert, announced the judgment and punishment of Penn State the outcry was that the NCAA acted too quickly. It was a rush to judgment by Emmert and his colleagues. What happened to due process?
Sport and Society for Arete
College of Arts and Humanities
Crepeau, Richard C., "Punishment" (2012). On Sport and Society. 59.