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Jane Orie

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State Sen. Orie’s Attorney Questions New Charges

Just hours after State Sen. Jane Orie’s arrest Monday night on 16 counts of forgery, perjury and tampering or fabricating evidence, her attorney William Costopoulos questioned District Attorney Stephen Zappala’s motives.

08/30/2011

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State Sen. Orie Turns Self In, Released From Jail

State Senator Jane Orie, R-McCandless, turned herself in at City Court Monday night. She was with family members. Her brother Jack says she was crying, shocked and ready to take on these charges.

08/30/2011

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New Charges Filed Against State Sen. Jane Orie

New charges have been filed against State Sen. Jane Orie. District Attorney Stephen Zappala has filed 16 additional counts against her.

08/29/2011

When Judge Jeffrey Manning saw the documents purportedly signed by state Sen. Orie's former Chief of Staff Jamie Pavlot, he told the court: "Ray Charles could see that these documents were fraudulently composed." (Photo: Harold Hayes/KDKA)

Secret Service: 3 Documents In Orie Trial Forged

It’s a forgery — that’s what the U.S. Secret Service calls three documents admitted in evidence at the criminal trial of State Senator Jane Orie last February.

07/06/2011

When Judge Jeffrey Manning saw the documents purportedly signed by state Sen. Orie's former Chief of Staff Jamie Pavlot, he told the court: "Ray Charles could see that these documents were fraudulently composed." (Photo: Harold Hayes/KDKA)

Secret Service Unit Analyzes Orie Documents

Critical information in the corruption case against State Sen. Jane Orie is now in the hands of the Allegheny County District Attorney’s office.

05/05/2011

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Superior Court Rejects Effort To Delay Orie Retrial

The Pennsylvania Superior Court has rejected State Sen. Jane Orie’s effort to put off her retrial on corruption charges.

04/13/2011

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Orie Retrial Delayed By Appeal

Judge Jeffrey Manning has delayed the retrial of State Sen. Jane Orie until Superior Court responds to Orie’s latest appeal.

04/08/2011

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Local Attorney Gives Take On Orie’s Upcoming Case

Senator Orie has a second corruption case scheduled for next month, but her attorney is pleading for it to be thrown out due to double jeopardy.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/24/2011

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Judge Gives Sen. Orie’s Brother Benefit Of Doubt

The brother of State Sen. Jane Orie walked out of court a free man after Judge Jeffrey Manning said he’d give him the benefit of the doubt on his contempt of court charge.

03/11/2011

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Investigators To Examine Documents In Orie Case

The legal battle is now underway over what happens next in the Orie case. The KDKA Investigators have learned that federal investigators will now be used to determine who may have produced the alleged fraudulent documents introduced as evidence in the state senator’s trial, which led to a mistrial.

03/04/2011

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New Trial Date Set For Sen. Orie

A new trial date has been set for State Sen. Jane Orie. Shortly before noon, Judge Jeffrey Manning set the new trial date for April 11.

03/04/2011

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Former Jurors Weigh In After Orie Mistrial

Former jurors are talking about the mistrial declared in the corruption case of state Sen. Jane Orie.

03/03/2011

When Judge Jeffrey Manning saw the documents purportedly signed by state Sen. Orie's former Chief of Staff Jamie Pavlot, he told the court: "Ray Charles could see that these documents were fraudulently composed." (Photo: Harold Hayes/KDKA)

Judge Declares Mistrial In Orie Case

The jury hearing the corruption trial of state Senator Jane Orie will continue deliberations today.

03/03/2011

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Jury Goes Home In Orie Trial, Deliberations To Resume

The jury in the corruption trial of State Sen. Jane Orie will resume deliberations Thursday morning.

03/02/2011

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Closing Arguments Presented In Orie Trial

Closing arguments began Wednesday morning in the corruption trial of State Sen. Jane Orie and her sister.

03/02/2011

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