Jerry Sandusky was sentenced Tuesday to 30 to 60 years in prison — effectively a life sentence — on 45 counts of sexual abuse, CNN reports.
In a statement that aired on Penn State's Com Radio on the eve of his sentencing, the 68-year-old former Penn State assistant coach maintained his innocence.
Tyler Perry, who was sexually abused as a child, calls the 11-year-old who came forward against Jerry Sandusky in the Penn State sex scandal his hero.
In an open letter to the unnamed victim to be published in Newsweek, Perry, who's Hollywood's highest-paid man, says the boy was "so courageous" for speaking out at that age — something he didn't do.
Jerry Sandusky denies sexual abuse charges, says he's "horsed around with kids"
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