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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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Prosecution Rests Case Trial Of Man Accused In Knoxville Boy’s Death

The prosecution has rested its case in the trial of the Knoxville man accused in the 2012 beating death of his girlfriend’s 11-year-old son.

01/30/2013

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No Motive For Shooting Yet, Waiting On Evidence

Officials are still trying to piece together a motive for the shooter who killed 26 children and adults at a Newtown, Conn. elementary school.

12/15/2012

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Man Sentenced To 50-100 Years In Clairton Home Invasion

A man who was convicted in connection with a home invasion, but not a shooting that left a Clairton Police officer paralyzed, was sentenced Thursday morning.

11/15/2012

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Paralyzed Clairton Officer Disappointed By Verdict

A rally was held Friday afternoon to show support for an injured Clairton Police officer after two men accused in a shooting, which left him paralyzed, were acquitted.

08/17/2012

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