Suspect In East Liberty Sisters’ Murder Will Not Have Separate Lawyers For Trial, Penalty PhasesThe man accused in the murder of two sisters in their East Liberty home last year was back in front of a judge Friday morning.
Pennsylvania Attorney General Blasts Gov. Wolf Death Penalty StandPennsylvania's attorney general says Gov. Tom Wolf's death penalty moratorium is blatantly unconstitutional and wants the state Supreme Court to clear the way for the state's first execution since 1999.
DA Plans To Pursue Death Penalty For Triple Murder SuspectA man charged in three murders could get the highest punishment possible, if convicted, after the District Attorney announced his intentions today.
Jury Sentences Man Convicted In Girlfriend's Murder To Death PenaltyA jury has sentenced the man convicted of first-degree murder in the death of his estranged girlfriend in Washington County to the death penalty.
Jordan Clemons' Mother Takes Stand During Penalty PhaseThe penalty phase for a man convicted of first-degree murder in Washington County resumed on Wednesday.
Penalty Phase Begins For Jordan Clemons After 1st-Degree Murder ConvictionThe penalty phase for a man convicted of first-degree murder in Washington County began Tuesday morning.
Jury Finds Jordan Clemons Guilty Of 1st-Degree MurderA Washington County jury has heard closing arguments and is deliberating whether Jordan Clemons is guilty of first-degree murder.
Witnesses: Wash. Co. Murder Suspect Threatened Suicide Prior To Turning In SelfThe trial for a man accused in the stabbing death of his estranged girlfriend in Washington County continued Wednesday.
Prosecutors: Suspect Exchanged Facebook Messages With Girlfriend Before Her DeathThe trial for a man accused in the stabbing death of his estranged girlfriend in Washington County continued this morning.
Death Penalty Trial Begins For Man In Girlfriend's SlayingOpening statements began Monday in the death penalty trial of a western Pennsylvania man charged in the stabbing death of his estranged girlfriend more than three years ago.
Death Penalty To Be Sought Against Man In Wife's Arson DeathProsecutors in western Pennsylvania say they plan to seek the death penalty against a man accused of having set a fire that killed his estranged wife.
Gov. Wolf Imposes Moratorium On Death PenaltyNewly elected Gov. Tom Wolf imposed a moratorium on the death penalty in the state Friday, calling the current system of capital punishment "error prone, expensive and anything but infallible."