News for Immediate
June 23, 2014
Governor Tom Corbett on Moulton Report
Harrisburg – “The Sandusky investigation was
conducted with a single purpose: to ensure justice for the victims and
families by taking a child predator off the streets. Nothing more. Nothing
I have said many times, this investigation was conducted appropriately and
timely. Because of the complexity of the case and for the sake of the
victims, the investigators were careful to explore all evidence to the fullest
extent. As made clear by the Moulton Report, this investigation was never about
politics. It was always about the people victimized by this man.
am proud of the hard work of men and women who joined in the effort to support
and fight for these victims. It was, however, difficult to see their
motives and professionalism called in to question. The release of this
report reaffirms the integrity of their efforts. It refutes each aspect
of the case that the Attorney General and others have questioned; has found no
evidence of deliberate delay; and underscores the importance and
appropriateness of the methods used in the investigation and subsequent
conviction of a child predator.
a prosecutor and now Governor, I have dedicated my life’s work to protect all
victims of crime, especially the victims of sexual abuse. My record and
actions attest to that.
appreciate Mr. Moulton’s professional approach, thoughtful review and his
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