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Court won't toss fight over $60M

Updated: September 4, 2013, 2:25 PM ET
Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA -- A state court says Pennsylvania officials can pursue their bid to keep Penn State's $60 million fine from the Jerry Sandusky scandal in the state.

The Commonwealth Court ruling Wednesday is a setback for the NCAA, which wants the lawsuit filed by state officials dismissed.

The NCAA's 2012 consent decree with Penn State steers the $60 million fine into an endowment for child sexual-assault programs.

The NCAA says a Pennsylvania law that orders the money ...

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