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Hearing Continued For Pastor Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Girl

A preliminary hearing for a local church pastor, charged with molesting a girl in his congregation, was continued Tuesday because new alleged victims came forward.

03/25/2014

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Dottie Sandusky Reaches Out To Paterno Family

Dottie Sandusky, wife of Jerry Sandusky convicted of 42 counts of child abuse, shared some thoughts about her husband with former talk show host and documentarian John Ziegler.

03/11/2014

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Fayette Co. Pastor Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Girl

A local church pastor has been charged with molesting a young member of his congregation.

01/14/2014

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Man Wrongly Convicted Of Rape, Sent Back To Prison For Gun, Drug Charges

A man who spent nearly two decades in prison on a wrongly convicted rape charge is going back to jail.

01/02/2014

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Orie Melvin’s Lawyers: ‘Venomous Attack’ On Ex-Jurist

Attorneys for Joan Orie Melvin accused prosecutors of launching a “venomous personal attack” on the former Supreme Court justice because they believe she should have been sent to prison in the wake of her campaign corruption conviction.

10/12/2013

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Man Guilty Of Beating Wife With Wooden Paddle For Not Calling Him Sir

A central Pennsylvania man has been convicted for beating his wife when she didn’t address him as “sir” in front of their kids.

10/09/2013

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Pa. Appeals Court: No New Trial For Jerry Sandusky

A Pennsylvania appeals court says Jerry Sandusky doesn’t deserve a new trial after being convicted of sexually abusing 10 boys.

10/02/2013

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Convicted Kidnapper Ariel Castro Found Dead In Jail Cell

Convicted kidnapper Ariel Castro was found dead in his jail cell Tuesday night.

09/04/2013

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Charges Dismissed Against Man Convicted Of 1977 Double Homicide

A judge dismissed the charges Friday against a man convicted of killing two people in the ‘70s.

06/14/2013

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Woman Convicted Of Killing Her Toddler Gets Reduced Sentence

A woman convicted in 2009 of killing her toddler will now serve six to 12 years in prison.

03/22/2013

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Smyrnes’ Lawyers Fight Against Death Penalty

Lawyers for Ricky Smyrnes went to work Monday to save his life.

02/25/2013

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Pittsburgh Jury Convicts Final Person In Cocaine Ring

A Texas trucker has become the fourth and final person convicted in a cocaine pipeline that also included a former assistant western Pennsylvania high school football coach.

12/12/2012

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What Sandusky Can Expect In Prison

Convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky will soon get a new residence, but his life in prison will not be an easy one.

10/09/2012

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Should The Wrongly Convicted Receive Restitution?

KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino talks to Dauphin County District Attorney Ed Marsico.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/28/2011