TODAY   |  August 18, 2013

Penn State makes first settlement in Sandusky case

The first civil claim brought by a victim against Penn State University over child sexual abuse by former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky has been settled, according to an attorney for Victim 5. TODAY’s Jenna Wolfe reports.

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>>> jenna is here with the rest of the top stories including some new developments in the aftermath of the jerry sandusky trial.

>>> that's right. penn state university settling its first lawsuit stemming from the sex abuse case of former football coach jerry sandusky . a lawyer for the man known only as victim number five said he could not reveal details but did say the compensation was fair. penn state still faceses 30 other suits and has set aside $60 million for payout.