Mike Lang http://wrvo.org en Bernie Fine Accusers file defamation lawsuit against Syracuse University, Jim Boeheim http://wrvo.org/post/bernie-fine-accusers-file-defamation-lawsuit-against-syracuse-university-jim-boeheim <p>Two men who accused former Syracuse University assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine of sexual abuse have filed a defamation lawsuit against Syracuse University and head basketball coach Jim Boeheim.</p><p> Wed, 14 Dec 2011 00:19:29 +0000 Jason Smith 11037 at http://wrvo.org Bernie Fine case a series of missed opportunities http://wrvo.org/post/bernie-fine-case-series-missed-opportunities <p>There won&#39;t be any charges filed in New York State against former Syracuse University assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine in the wake of an investigation by the Onondaga County District Attorney&#39;s office.&nbsp;District Attorney Bill Fitzpatrick says the statute of limitations precludes that. &nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 08 Dec 2011 12:45:06 +0000 Ellen Abbott 10715 at http://wrvo.org Onondaga County DA: First two Bernie Fine accusers are credible http://wrvo.org/post/onondaga-county-da-first-two-bernie-fine-accusers-are-credible <p>Onondaga County District Attorney William Fitzpatrick held a news conference in Syracuse Wednesday, where he announced that his office is ending its grand jury investigation into sexual abuse allegations against Bernie Fine.<br /> During the news conference, Fitzpatrick said Bobby Davis and Mike Lang, the first two alleged victims are credible, but he cannot bring charges against Fine because the statute of limitations has expired. Davis and Lang say they were abused by Fine from the early 80s until the late 90s.</p> Wed, 07 Dec 2011 18:08:55 +0000 Jason Smith & Ellen Abbott 10671 at http://wrvo.org Onondaga County DA: First two Bernie Fine accusers are credible Syracuse Police investigating sexual abuse claims against SU assistant basketball coach http://wrvo.org/post/syracuse-police-investigating-sexual-abuse-claims-against-su-assistant-basketball-coach <p>The long time assistant men&rsquo;s basketball coach at Syracuse University has been placed on administrative leave, after two former team ball boys have accused him of sexual abuse.</p><p>Bernie Fine has been S.U.&rsquo;s assistant basketball coach for 35 years. Former ball boy Bobby Davis, who&rsquo;s now 39, told <a href="http://espn.go.com/espn/otl/story/_/id/7248184/syracuse-police-investigating-bernie-fine-molesting-boy-1980s">ESPN</a> that he was molested by Fine beginning in 1984 and lasting more than 10 years.</p> Fri, 18 Nov 2011 12:27:34 +0000 Jason Smith 9657 at http://wrvo.org