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Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Joe Amendola, Lawyer for Penn State 'child abuser' Jerry Sandusky 'got girl pregnant when she was 17 and he was 49' - 16th Nov 2011

The lawyer for alleged Penn State child abuser Jerry Sandusky got a teenage girl pregnant when she was 17 and he was 49, according to a report.

Defense attorney Joe Amendola, 63, is said to have later married the girl.

The Daily online newspaper quoted from documents in State College, Pennsylvania, that show Amendola represented Mary Lavasile in an emancipation hearing in 1996 just weeks before her 17th birthday.

At about the same time, the teenager became pregnant with the lawyer’s child, her mother, Janet, told The Daily. The age of consent in Pennsylvania is 16.

She said she thought Amendola was a ‘mentor’ figure to her daughter and did not realize the extent of their relationship. Read More