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Odd legal move by Jerry Sandusky

By waiving the preliminary hearing, Sandusky's lawyers sacrificed a huge advantage

Originally Published: December 14, 2011
By Lester Munson | ESPN.com

In a surprising maneuver early Tuesday morning, Jerry Sandusky and his lead attorney, Joe Amendola, waived a preliminary court hearing on 52 charges of child molestation. The hearing would have included testimony from many of Sandusky's accusers. The decision to waive the hearing raises several questions about Sandusky's strategy, legal procedures in Pennsylvania and the next steps in the prosecution. Here are some of the questions and their answers:

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