PSU Sex Abuse Scandal
- Freeh must show why Spanier suit should be moved
- Debate continues over PSU consent decree
- Trustees approve resolution to continue with consent decree
- After heated meeting, PSU board votes to continue with sanctions
- PSU still awaiting word on federal investigation regarding Clery Act
- Penn State trustees to discuss lawsuit status
- Penn St. trustees seek meeting over NCAA sanctions
- State, NCAA get delay for talks in Penn State suit
- New Sandusky defense attorney plans appeal
- PSU trustee election lawsuit argument heard in Centre Co. court
- 5 Pa. reps ask NCAA to halt Penn State sanctions
- Barbour next PSU Athletic Director
- Reports: Penn State to name new AD Saturday
- Freeh turning to federal court in defamation lawsuit
- PSU alumnus intends to sue school, trustees over losing BOT election
- PSU joins NCAA in requesting court documents stay sealed
- Judge approves transfer of more Second Mile assets
- Pa. court won't speed up Spanier vs. Freeh lawsuit
- Kane report sheds light on child abuse reporting recommendations
- Corbett: I've never condemned Paterno, 'never will'
- Kane investigation tops $180K, reveals no political motivation
- AG Kane releases report on Sandusky investigation
- Sandusky's wife refutes Attorney General's report
- Report: Missteps, delays abundant in Sandusky investigation
- Report to be released on Sandusky abuse investigation
- AG plans Monday release of Sandusky case review
- Penn State AD Joyner announces retirement
- Corbett says he read Sandusky investigation report
- Senate committee approves PSU BOT reform legislation
- PSU BOT reform legislation vote expected Tuesday
- Judge sets Jan. trial in suit over Penn State fine
- Gov. Corbett meets with investigator over Sandusky case
- Freeh seeks speedy trial on PSU defamation claims
- No rulings in Paterno vs. NCAA hearing
- Paterno family continues fight for more documents in case vs. NCAA
- Erickson reflects on time spent as PSU President
- Penn State announces board of trustee voting results
- PSU BOT voting appears to be down after recording breaking years
- NCAA: Paterno sanctions lawsuit 'ignores reality'
- Rominger files response about leaked court docs, case is sealed
- Rominger responds to court over Sandusky media leaks, would want his filings sealed
- Franklin's involvement in Vanderbilt rape case questioned
- Corbett signs 4 more child-abuse prevention bills
- Freeh gets expedited appeal in Spanier lawsuit
- Court seeks to examine Penn St.-NCAA agreement
- PSU Clery Act investigation remains ongoing
- PA Supreme Court won't hear Sandusky appeal
- Spanier asks federal court to halt criminal case
- PSU nixed plan to tribute Paterno after his death
- Freeh appeals ruling that delayed Spanier lawsuit
- Low support in state House for PSU BOT changes
- Documents released showing how Freeh was hired for PSU report
- Delay of Spanier's defamation suit lawsuit affirmed
- Former Sandusky lawyer surrenders law license
- Group continues to push for more PSU records to be released
- Former Sandusky attorney being investigated
- Centre Co. seeing spike in abuse case reports in recent week
- Pa. Attorney General's Sandusky case costs nearing $100K
- Former PSU admins again asking for cases to be dismissed
- Penn State expected to name new president today
- AG Kane: Internal review of Sandusky case delayed
- Pa. Court denies Sandusky attorney's appeal
- Judge rules Baldwin testimony may be permissible against 3 PSU ex-administrators
- Paterno lawsuit against NCAA will move forward
- Former PSU president seeks delay in defamation suit against Louis Freeh
- Centre Co. experts weigh in on Lynn case's impact on accused Penn State official's future
- Documentary about State College after Sandusky scandal premieres
- Baldwin testimony quashed; Curley, Schultz, Spanier hearing wraps up early
- Pa. House advances child-abuse reforms
- State details case against ex-PSU president
- Possible changes proposed to PSU sanctions
- Victim 9 sues Sandusky, PSU
- State senators propose PSU Board of Trustee changes
- Expenses for PSU scandal near $52 million
- AG argues against court hearing Sandusky appeal
- Judge sets hearing date for Spanier vs. Freeh case
- Search for next PSU president extended
- Jerry Sandusky lawyers file notice of another appeal
- PSU board calls off special meeting
- Paterno family lawsuit vs. NCAA goes before judge
- Penn State: 26 people get $59.7M over Sandusky
- Sen. denied request to intervene in NCAA suit
- Lawyers: 19 Sandusky victims settle with Penn St.
- Pa. appeals court: No new trial for Sandusky
- NCAA to restore Penn State football scholarships
- PSU student files lawsuit against police
- Borrowing, protest to mark Penn State meeting
- Sandusky's 1st appeal hearing set for Tuesday
- Former prosecutor says he doesn't think Paterno aided in cover-up
- Changes made to Jerry Sandusky appeal hearing
- PA Superior Court panel to hear Jerry Sandusky appeal
- 3 former PSU administrators to face trial
- McQueary: Paterno said Old Main 'screwed up'
- Testimony: Public information office 'in the dark' about Sandusky investigation
- Penn State community wants answers from administrator hearing
- Freeh stands behind findings in new interview
- Spanier denied access to some evidence
- 6 News Investigation: PSU trustee works to clear criminal record
- Judge approves Matt Sandusky, family name change, documents possibly to be sealed
- Judge to seal Sandusky family request for name change
- Paterno statue removal anniversary
- Paterno statue removal anniversary
6 News Investigation: PSU trustee works to clear criminal record
Updated: Wednesday, July 24 2013, 08:29 PM EDT
By Gary Sinderson and web staff
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.
A Penn State trustee is looking to clear up his criminal past.
It was last year, when 6 News reporter Gary Sinderson asked university trustee Mark Dambly about an arrest during his Penn State student days that landed him in jail.
Dambly told Sinderson last November, on camera, he didn't “recall” anything about the incident when questioned about the criminal record. But new, legal documents filed this week show something must of jogged his memory.
In the wake of the Sandusky scandal, the university had completed thousands of background checks on employees and other associated with the university. But so far, none have been done on any of the trustee members.
Now, Dambly is trying to clear his criminal past in Centre County.
Court documents uncovered by Sinderson showed that 1979, Dambly was involved in a fight in State College. He reached a plea bargained to a disorderly conduct charge with five days in jail.
This week in Centre County court, Dambly filed a legal request to have the documentation from the incident expunged from court records. Included is a recent state police background check, indicating no other problems for Dambly.
The expungement request comes as there's more talk of doing background check on the trustees themselves. It was last November the trustee board was told many at Penn State were being checked.
Dambly's expungement will now be reviewed by court officials before a decision is made on request.