Attorneys for Joan Orie Melvin accused prosecutors of launching a “venomous personal attack” on the former Supreme Court justice because they believe she should have been sent to prison in the wake of her campaign corruption conviction.
The Pitt researcher accused of poisoning and killing his wife with cyanide in April will go to trial.
City council will vote Wednesday on a $25,000 settlement it will have to pay out to the strip club Blush.
A Pennsylvania woman has been fined $500 for cursing because she was frustrated with being picked to serve on a jury.
A judge says an Ohio high school football player convicted of raping a 16-year-old girl last year should be classified as a sex offender.
The district judge presiding over a prescription drug case that closed a local personal care home threatened to throw the case out unless crime lab results are in by next month.
The national organ transplant network has complied with a judge’s unusual order and placed a dying 10-year-old girl on the adult waiting list for a donated lung, and a patient at the same hospital asked the court for the same relief.
A federal judge on Thursday threw out the governor’s lawsuit against the NCAA over sanctions against Penn State related to Jerry Sandusky, calling his argument “a Hail Mary pass” that easily warranted dismissal.
The felony charges against an Indiana County mother accused of fatally drowning her toddler were dropped Monday.
The Beaver County Sheriff was in court Monday, accused of threatening a newspaper reporter and blogger.
PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) — Judge Gene Riccaridi joined KDKA radio’s Rob Pratte to discuss the tragedy in Newton, Conn. this past Friday. Riccaridi believes it is a good idea to revisit the gun issue. […]
The judge who ordered the Allegheny County reassessments is expected to decide today if the rollout should be delayed.
Judge R. Stanton Wettick issued a ruling early this afternoon that Allegheny County must use the 2012 property assessment values.
An Allegheny County judge is considering postponing the implementation of the recent property reassessments, which have caused so much controversy. A hearing on the issue was held this morning in court.
KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek is joined by Judge Robert Dzvonick, Magisterial District Judge of Shaler, Reserve, Millvale and Etna.