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Survivor of Childhood Sexual Abuse

The winning legacy of Penn State's football team was erased from the record books yesterday when the NCAA gave the university harsh penalties for covering up its sexual abuse scandal. Like Jerry Sandusky's victims, Glenn Allen was sexually abused as a child. He now leads a weekly peer support group for male survivors called Hope for Men in Hamilton and the Niagara region. Listen audio (runs 11:09)

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