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Jerry Sandusky waves right to pretrial hearing




Former Penn State assistant football coach, Jerry Sandusky and his wife Dottie arrive at the Centre County Courthouse on December 13, 2011 in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania.
Former Penn State assistant football coach, Jerry Sandusky and his wife Dottie arrive at the Centre County Courthouse on December 13, 2011 in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania.
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Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky waived his right to a preliminary hearing, a decision that moves him straight to the trial phase. He faces a life sentence, if convicted of the sexual molestation charges. Sandusky would have faced some of his accusers in court Tuesday. Philadelphia-based criminal defense attorney Theodore Simon will join the show to explain and look ahead to the trial.

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Theodore Simon is a criminal defense attorney in Philadelphia.