The filing of the NCAA lawsuit is merely the latest in the ongoing dispute between Corbett and the NCAA over the sanctions imposed on PSU. Last month Corbett filed a lawsuit [NY Times report] against the NCAA in federal court on behalf of the people of Pennsylvania for the "overreaching and unlawful" sanctions imposed on PSU. The NCAA filed a motion to dismiss [Patriot News report] Governor Corbett's lawsuit on the grounds that he lacks standing to challenge the sanctions, which PSU voluntarily accepted.
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