Guilty Plea

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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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Teenage Suspect In Busway Shooting Seeks To Withdraw Guilty Plea

A teenager sentenced to 40 years to life in a slaying at a Pittsburgh busway stop is seeking to withdraw his guilty plea.

02/10/2015

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Extortion Charges Filed Against Former Pa. Treasurer Rob McCord

Just-resigned Pennsylvania Treasurer Rob McCord plans to plead guilty to federal extortion charges for threatening potential donors to his failed gubernatorial campaign, according to court papers filed Monday in Harrisburg.

02/02/2015

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McKeesport Councilman Sentenced In Mon Valley Gambling Ring Case

McKeesport City Councilman Daniel Carr pleaded guilty to allowing gambling devices in his bar, the Viking Lounge, and was sentenced to 10 months of probation plus a $300 fine, similar to the sentence for other defendants in this case.

07/29/2014

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Man Beat 2 Cats With Golf Club For Scratching Him

A northwestern Pennsylvania man fatally beat his two cats with a golf club because he felt “betrayed” after they scratched him.

07/22/2014

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Pa. Man Pleads Guilty To Propositioning Women With Swiss Cheese

A man accused of using Swiss cheese to sexually proposition unsuspecting women in Philadelphia has pleaded guilty and been sentenced to probation.

06/19/2014

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Woman Pleads Guilty In Purse Snatching That Left Elderly Woman With Broken Hip

One of two sisters pleaded guilty to her role in a purse-snatching that broke the hip of an 82-year-old southwestern Pennsylvania woman who died months later.

05/06/2014

(Source: Pa. Attorney General’s Office)

5 Plead Guilty In Alleged Mon Valley Gambling Ring

Investigators called it Operation Pork Chop.

04/17/2014

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Victim Takes Stand In Derry Twp. Road Rage Trial

The trial is underway in an alleged road rage incident from 2011 with the victim taking the stand today testifying he was hit with a stick while being pushed off the road.

04/08/2014

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Teacher Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Students Pleads Guilty

A local teacher, accused of sexually assaulting two teenage students, has pleaded guilty.

11/06/2013

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Mayor Speaks About Grand Jury Investigation

Mayor Luke Ravelstahl is speaking out after two bodyguards and his secretary were called to testify before the Grand Jury on Wednesday.

05/09/2013

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2 Ravenstahl Bodyguards Called Before Grand Jury

Two bodyguards for Mayor Luke Ravenstahl were called before a federal Grand Jury Wednesday morning.

05/08/2013

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Former Police Chief Harper To Plead Guilty

Former Pittsburgh Police Chief Nate Harper says he plans to plead guilty to conspiracy and tax evasion charges.

KDKA-TV–04/19/2013

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Claysville Man Sentenced In Elderly Widow’s Death

A Washington County man will spend the rest of his life in prison for the murder of an 80-year-old widow.

02/28/2013

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Former Pittsburgh Resident Pleads Guilty In 1988 Rape Case

A former Pittsburgh resident is now headed to prison after pleading guilty in connection with the alleged rape of a Shadyside woman 25 years ago.

01/04/2013

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