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Jury selection is set to begin Tuesday in the child sex abuse trial of Jerry Sandusky, the former Penn State football coach ...
accused of sexually abusing 10 boys over 15 years. Finding an impartial jury will be a challenge. (June 4)
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[Location - Date:BELLEFONTE, PENNSYLVANIA -- JUNE 4][Source:AP TELEVISION][Notes:SOT -- JAY WILLIAMS / BELLEFONTE, PENNSYLVANIA]yeah, I think he can because...well...there's two very compelling arguments both ways....it's children and people are irrational about children...protecting children...people are irrational about penn state....protecting penn state....but I think he'll get a fair trial...i do.[Notes:SOT --ROXINE BEHRENS / CLARKSBURG, MARYLAND]I'm a survivor of child sexual abuse...i came in for this trial to stand in solidarity with the victims...[Notes:SOT -- ROXINE BEHRENS / CLARKSBURG, MARYLAND].i do hope they protect these boys identities...their victims...they were children when this happened....i think we forget that they were children...because they are adults now....they had no defenses then..[Notes:SOT -- ROXINE BEHRENS / CLARKSBURG, MARYLAND]..i didn't get to stand and face my abuser...so for me personally ...Getting to watch someone who has hurt little children...have to stand trial is...it gives me some justice....my grandfather has died now....it gives me some justice that pedophiles do have to pay the price for what they do to little kids."(****END****) ANCHOR VOICE: -------------------------VIDEO PRODUCER: NED BARKER---------------------------VIDEO SOURCE: AP-----------------------VIDEO APPROVAL: BOB MCCALL----------------------------VIDEO RESTRICTIONS: NONE----------------------------------MARKET EMBARGO (S): NONE--------------------------------SCRIPT/WIRE SOURCE: a1049BC-US--Penn State Abuse, 10th Ld-Writethru,88