Pennsylvania

Legal Ethics

Don’t suspend state attorney general’s law license, petition-signers urge disciplinary authorities

Criminal Justice

Lawyer is charged with raping client

Attorney General

Porn emails cited by Pennsylvania AG are unsealed; she says senders ‘manufactured’ case against her

Court Security

Man fatally shot by officer in courthouse incident sought suicide ‘by cop,’ cousin says

Criminal Justice

Law grad is shot and killed; his body is found in parked car

Court Security

Man fatally shot in courthouse lobby by deputy scaled White House wall earlier in year, DA says

Trials & Litigation

Pennsylvania AG Kathleen Kane ordered to stand trial on leak charges

Criminal Justice

Dad who let 15-year-old drive gets prison time after fatal accident

Labor & Employment

Widow who says her husband was worked to death is entitled to death benefits, court says

Privacy Law

Email secrecy claim by Pennsylvania’s AG appears at odds with newly released document

Criminal Justice

Litigious ex-con denied bond over claimed sex-ad post giving FBI agent’s phone number

Criminal Justice

Man faces contempt case after allegedly ‘liking’ woman’s Facebook posts

White-Collar Crime

Pennsylvania AG Kathleen Kane proclaims innocence, blames ‘Porngate’ backlash for charges

Judiciary

Judge faces misdemeanor charges for alleged groping encounter with woman who testified in his court

Criminal Justice

Pennsylvania AG Kathleen Kane is charged in grand jury leak, accused of lying about it

Criminal Justice

Two lawyers face charges for allegedly relying on illegal recordings in court cases

White-Collar Crime

Convicted of theft of $2K in services, ex-judge faces potential loss of $6K monthly pension

White-Collar Crime

Fired secretary is star witness at trial of ex-judge accused of operating business from chambers

White-Collar Crime

Partner who overheard lawyer discuss client merger is indicted for alleged insider trading

Court Security

Federal courthouse security was not breached, says US Marshal in wake of steamy photos