Judge Orders Orie Melvin Back To House ArrestJudge Lester Nauhaus has ordered former Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin to return to house arrest.
McCaffery Gets Generous Pension With ResignationThe resignation of state Supreme Court Justice Seamus McCaffery won't come cheap to the taxpayers of Pennsylvania.
Orie Melvin Drops Appeal, Hopes To Serve Sentence SoonFormer Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin has dropped her appeal of her campaign corruption conviction and has submitted drafts of apology letters she is ordered to send to other state judges and former staffers while serving her house arrest sentence.
Appeals Court Upholds Orie Melvin’s Conviction, Alters Terms Of ApologyA former Pennsylvania Supreme Court justice convicted of corruption was spared on Thursday the further embarrassment of having to write her court-ordered apologies to every judge in the state on photos of herself in handcuffs.
Supreme Court Justice Stays Implementation Of Controversial Obamacare ProvisionU.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonya Sotomayor has temporarily blocked a controversial part of Obamacare that affects the availability of contraceptives to women who work for Catholic-affiliated institutions.
Friends, Family Demand Justice For Man Allegedly Killed By Son-In-LawThe defendant says he was acting in self-defense and pleaded not guilty.
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.
Jury Selection Begins In Orie-Melvin TrialJury selection is now underway in the corruption trial for suspended Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie-Melvin and her sister, Janine.
Lawyers For Orie Melvin In Court To Review Pre-Trial IssuesAttorneys for suspended Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin and her sister Janine Orie were in court Friday morning to review a number of pre-trial issues in their corruption trial.
More People Calling For Orie Melvin To Temporarily Stop Hearing CasesReports that State Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin has been called before an investigating grand jury have led some to ask her to step aside from the high court. Now, another group joined the chorus.