Mother Accused Of Drowning Sons Waives Preliminary HearingA woman accused of drowning her two young sons in a bathtub more than a year ago waived her right to a preliminary hearing Tuesday, a day after a judge found her mentally competent to stand trial.
Mother Accused Of Drowning Sons Found Competent To Stand TrialAfter being charged in the drowning deaths of two of her sons last year, Laurel Michelle Schlemmer of McCandless has been determined competent to stand trial.
Travesty of JusticeThe following editorial discussed the trial of Douglas and Kristen Barbour following the abuse of their two adopted children and Judge Manning's ruling.
Chief Justice Criticizes Prosecutors In Poplawski CaseRichard Poplawski is on death row, convicted for the murders of Pittsburgh Police Officers Paul Sciullo, Stephen Mayle and Eric Kelly.
Defendant Testifies In Former Football Player’s Murder TrialThe trial continued today for a man accused in the fatal shooting of a former local college football player outside a popular spot in Pittsburgh’s Oakland neighborhood last summer.
Trial Begins In Former Slippery Rock Football Player's Murder CaseThe trial has started for a man accused of shooting and killing a former college football player in Pittsburgh's Oakland neighborhood.
Biological Child Of Couple Accused Of Abusing Adopted Child Appears In CourtThe biological daughter of a couple charged in the alleged abuse of their adoptive children was set to testify in court this morning as a prosecution witness, but the testimony didn't happen.
Victim's Family Protests Judge's Ruling In McKees Rocks ShootingA protest was held outside the Allegheny County Jail Monday. A judge ruled a teenage girl who is accused of first-degree murder will be allowed out of jail so she can attend high school. But the ruling didn't sit well with the victim's family.
Man Sentenced In Crash Deaths Of 3 Upper St. Clair TeensA man convicted in the deaths of three Upper Saint Clair teens was sentenced Tuesday afternoon.
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.”
Retrial Begins For State Sen. Jane OrieOpening statements were given in the retrial for State Sen. Jane Orie that began Wednesday morning.
Jury Selection Complete For State Sen. Jane Orie TrialAll 12 jurors, in addition to four alternates, have been selected for the retrial of State Sen. Jane Orie.