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Man Charged With Hitting State Trooper On Route 119 Going To Trial

A man charged with hitting a state trooper as the officer was picking up debris along a local highway is going to trial.

07/15/2015

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Man Accused In Mother, Stepfather’s Grisly Deaths To Stand Trial

The man charged in the gruesome murder and dismemberment of his mother and step-father last December has been ordered to stand trial.

07/15/2015

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Non-Jury Trial Begins In Route 28 Detached Tire Death Case

The trial for a driver of a truck whose wheel came off and killed another motorist last year began Tuesday morning.

07/14/2015

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Baldwin-Whitehall Teacher Accused Of Assaulting Student To Stand Trial

A Baldwin-Whitehall teacher accused of assaulting a student will stand trial.

07/14/2015

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Ex-Police Officer Accused Of Exchanging Sexual Favors With Teen Appears In Court

A former police officer in Fayette County appeared in court Friday on charges he exchanged sexual favors with a teenager for not filing drug charges against her.

07/10/2015

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Man Accused Of Robbing Woman, Forcing Her Into Trunk Headed To Trial

The man accused of robbing a woman at gunpoint outside of her Cranberry apartment complex and forcing her into the trunk of her car was in court Friday.

07/10/2015

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Jurors Hear Prank 911 Calls In Trial Of Former Mayoral Candidate

Jurors in the trial of a former candidate for Pittsburgh mayor on Thursday heard some of the 911 calls that are the subject of his ongoing conspiracy trial.

07/09/2015

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Prosecutor: Former Mayoral Candidate Cost City $24K With False 911 Calls

Former mayoral candidate AJ Richardson is back in court on charges he made more than a hundred 911 calls, costing the city thousands of dollars.

07/08/2015

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Suspect Accused Of Tying Up, Beating Elderly Woman During Home Invasion Goes To Trial

One of the suspects accused of beating and tying up a woman during a home invasion in Westmoreland County went on trial Tuesday.

07/07/2015

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Sto-Rox Teacher’s Assistant Accused Of Sex With Student To Stand Trial

A Sto-Rox teaching assistant will stand trial for allegedly having sex with a 13-year-old student.

07/07/2015

McCandless Mom – Laurel Schelmmer

Mother Accused Of Drowning Sons Waives Preliminary Hearing

A woman accused of drowning her two young sons in a bathtub more than a year ago waived her right to a preliminary hearing Tuesday, a day after a judge found her mentally competent to stand trial.

07/07/2015

McCandless Mom – Laurel Schelmmer

Mother Accused Of Drowning Sons Found Competent To Stand Trial

After being charged in the drowning deaths of two of her sons last year, Laurel Michelle Schlemmer of McCandless has been determined competent to stand trial.

07/06/2015

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4 Sentenced In Connection With 10-Year-Old’s Fatal Shooting

Four men were sentenced Monday in connection with a 10-year-old girl’s shooting death in 2014.

07/06/2015

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Man Accused Of Robbing Bank With Sex Toy To Undergo Mental Evaluation

The man accused of robbing a Crafton bank with a sex toy disguised as a fake bomb waived a hearing and will receive a mental health evaluation.

06/25/2015

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Pittsburgh Man Gets Life, Plus 30 To 60, For 2 Killings

A Pittsburgh man has been sentenced to life plus 30 to 60 years in prison for two murder convictions earlier this year.

06/24/2015

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