Jury selection is now underway in the corruption trial for suspended Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie-Melvin and her sister, Janine.
The KDKA Investigators have learned a federal grand jury is investigating corruption allegations against Pittsburgh Police Chief Nate Harper.
It’s almost to the point that the easiest way to spot a corrupt politician is to see who’s winning in Chicago.
State Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin’s preliminary hearing on nine criminal counts began Monday in Pittsburgh. Melvin is charged with using state-paid staff to run for election to the state Supreme Court.
The Shuman Center is supposed to be a place not just to detain the kids, but to rehabilitate them. However, some former and current workers at the Shuman Center said that’s not being done because management is not only corrupt, it’s creating an atmosphere that actually breeds more crime.
Former State Sen. Jane Orie was sentenced to two-and-half to 10 years in prison after being convicted in a corruption trial in March.
After being convicted of using her taxpayer funded staff for political work, State Sen. Jane Orie resigned her seat today. She has served as an elected official from the North Hills since 1996, but now Orie is out of office.
Mike Pintek was joined on NewsRadio 1020 KDKA by Eric Epstein, coordinator of Rock the Capital.
KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to Jesse Ventura about his new book, as well as the lost $6.6 billion in cash that the United States lost in Iraq.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The defense rested its case in the corruption trial for State Sen. Jane Orie. On Tuesday, Orie went through cross examination. Prosecutor Lawrence Claus asked Sen. Orie whether any event made legislators […]