Spanier’s attorney said the case would interfere with the ongoing criminal trial of Spanier’s role in the Jerry Sandusky scandal.
His attorney worried it would compromise her ability to use witness testimony from people like Cynthia Baldwin and Mike McQueary.
Freeh’s attorneys were hoping the judge would not delay the lawsuit.
Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.