Prosecutors: Taxpayers Cheated Over $30K By Orie Melvin CampaignsThe corruption trial for suspended State Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin resumed Thursday morning.
Testimony Resumes In Orie Melvin Corruption TrialThe corruption trial of Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin and her sister, Janine Orie continues Tuesday.
Testimony Continues in Orie Melvin TrialThe corruption trial of suspended State Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin and her sister Janine Orie continued Monday.
Justice Joan Orie Melvin Ordered To Stand TrialSuspended State Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin will stand trial for using her tax-paid staff to campaign for her seat on the court. District Judge James Hanley made that decision late Tuesday after hearing more testimony from witnesses.
Orie On Stand For 3rd Day As Trial Winds DownThe second corruption trial for State Sen. Jane Orie is winding down. Once again today, Orie spent most of the day on the stand as the jury prepares to decide the case by the weekend.
Document Analyst Testifies At Orie Re-TrialAs prosecutors wrapped up their case in the re-trial of State Sen. Jane Orie, they recalled to the stand former chief-of-staff Jamie Pavlot, whose signature is the focus of the controversial forged documents.
Former Chief Of Staff Testifies At Orie RetrialPolice surveillance pictures showed Jamie Pavlot removing boxes of campaign materials from Orie’s office on McKnight Road. When asked why she did it, she said, “I was protecting my boss.”
Jury Goes Home In Orie Trial, Deliberations To ResumeThe jury in the corruption trial of State Sen. Jane Orie will resume deliberations Thursday morning.
Closing Arguments Presented In Orie TrialClosing arguments began Wednesday morning in the corruption trial of State Sen. Jane Orie and her sister.