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Ex-Judge Pleads Guilty In Missing Cocaine Case

A retired western Pennsylvania judge accused of stealing cocaine being held as evidence pleaded guilty to taking cocaine evidence from criminal trials.

03/20/2015

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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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Local State Senator Caught Up In Murder Investigation

Married with two children, PA Sen. Tim Solobay — by all accounts — is an unlikely man to be caught up in a murder investigation.

10/07/2014

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Police Dash Cam Captures Violent Shootout In Port Authority Parking Lot

A traffic stop in a Port Authority parking lot near 5th Avenue turned into a violent gun battle March 17, 2013.

06/10/2014

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DNA, Video Leads To Trial In Sisters’ Slayings

The next-door neighbor accused of robbing and fatally shooting two sisters in their East Liberty home earlier this year has been ordered to stand trial.

04/04/2014

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Suspect In East Liberty Double Murder Meets With Legal Team

Attorney Blaine Jones met with a new client Friday. Allen Wade is the man charged in connection with the shooting deaths of sisters, Sarah and Susan Wolfe, last month in their East Liberty home.

03/07/2014

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Judge Rules In Favor Of Organ Donation In Possible Shaken Baby Case

A 2-year-old Clearfield County girl is being called simply, “Baby Sophia.”

11/21/2013

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Ex-Pa. Councilman Denies Killing Woman In 1979

A former western Pennsylvania borough councilman has taken the stand in his own defense to deny that he killed his former girlfriend more than three decades ago.

11/20/2013

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Man Goes On Trial In Beaver Co. Cold Case

Gregory Hopkins was a councilman in Bridgewater, but today he’s the defendant in a murder trial. It’s a case that goes back 34 years in Beaver County.

11/12/2013

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Attorney: Witness To Come Forward, Take Blame In Case Of Drug Charges Against Rapper

A local rapper, who just signed a big record deal, appeared before a judge Thursday on drug charges, but his attorney says another man is ready to step forward to take the blame.

10/17/2013

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Supreme Court Ruling On DNA “Wrong,” Says Dr. Cyril Wecht

Every day citizens are arrested and booked on suspicion of committing a crime — and their fingerprints are taken with or without their consent.

06/03/2013

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Forensic Scientist, Suspects’ Teammates Testify In Steubenville Rape Trial

The rape trial of two high school students in Steubenville, Ohio, has captured the attention of the nation.

03/15/2013

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‘Greensburg 6′ Member Testifies Against Alleged Ringleader

Testimony resumed Thursday morning in the trial of the alleged ringleader of the so-called “Greensburg 6.”

02/07/2013

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Neighbor, Detective Testify In Trial For Alleged ‘Greensburg 6′ Ringleader

Testimony continued Wednesday in the capital murder trial of Ricky Smyrnes.

02/06/2013

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Jury Shown Photos Of Items Used In Greensburg Woman’s Murder

Jurors today saw photos of the items used to torture a mentally-challenged Greensburg woman who was murdered.

02/05/2013

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