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Ferrante Formally Sentenced To Life In Prison In Cyanide Poisoning Case

A former University of Pittsburgh researcher was sentenced for the death of his wife today.

02/04/2015

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Personal Care Home Employee Accused Of Assaulting Elderly Woman To Stand Trial

A personal care worker accused of punching an 83-year-old woman will stand trial.

02/03/2015

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End Sought To Order Involving Convicted Researcher’s Young Daughter

A former University of Pittsburgh researcher awaiting sentencing in the poisoning death of his neurologist wife is asking a judge to lift an order barring his adult children from a previous marriage from having contact with his young daughter.

02/02/2015

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Teen Held For Trial In 2011 Homicide

A teenager accused of fatally shooting a man in Hazelwood four years ago is going to trial.

01/30/2015

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2 Constables Ordered To Stand Trial On Assault Charges

The Allegheny County District Attorney’s Office plans to eventually file motions to remove two constables from their jobs.

01/28/2015

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Chicora Man Accused Of Child Molestation To Take Lie Detector Test

The preliminary hearing of a man accused of molesting children at a Butler County daycare was postponed Tuesday afternoon.

01/27/2015

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Man To Stand Trial On Charges He Poured Vodka On Wife, Set Fatal Fire

The man accused of pouring vodka on his wife then lighting it on fire and ultimately killing her is in court today.

01/23/2015

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Landlord-Tenant Disputes Often Difficult To Resolve & End In Court

A home in Bellevue was converted into two apartments and leased out.

01/22/2015

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Judge Dismisses Manslaughter Charge Against Dad In Kids’ Dresser Fall Deaths

A judge has dismissed involuntary manslaughter charges against a Pennsylvania man whose two toddler daughters died when a dresser crashed down onto them.

01/15/2015

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Former East Washington Chief Re-Sentenced In FBI Drug Extortion Sting

A former southwestern Pennsylvania police chief serving more than 11 years behind bars for extorting nearly $8,000 from undercover FBI agents he thought were drug dealers has been re-sentenced.

01/14/2015

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Woman Found Guilty Of Stealing Neighbor’s Husky, Having It Put Down

A Pittsburgh woman has been convicted of stealing her neighbor’s dog and having it euthanized.

12/26/2014

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Port Authority Fires Bus Drivers Involved In Parkway North Crash

The Port Authority has fired the drivers of two buses involved in a crash earlier this year that sent one of the vehicles tumbling off the Parkway North.

12/19/2014

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Charges Dismissed Against Father In Wilkinsburg Child Endangerment Case

The parents of an 11-month-old baby boy charged with endangering the welfare of a child appeared in court Thursday where a video presented at their hearing helped to clear the father.

12/18/2014

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City Council President Appears In Court On Littering, Harassment Charges

Pittsburgh’s City Council president was in court this morning to address claims that he harassed a local business owner and left trash on her property.

12/18/2014

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Teen To Get New Hearing In Shooting Death Of Father’s Pregnant Fiancée

A Pennsylvania teen has been granted a new chance to argue there was insufficient evidence to convict him of killing his father’s pregnant fiancée when the boy was 11-years-old.

12/16/2014

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