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Man To Stand Trial In Fayette Co. Fatal Child Abuse Case

A man will stand trial in connection with a case of child abuse that left his 20-month-old girl dead in November.

01/29/2014

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Knoxville Man Facing Trial In Another Sex Abuse Case

A man already facing trial in the alleged sexual abuse of three boys has been ordered to stand trial in yet another case, based on testimony of the alleged victim’s older brother at a preliminary hearing in City Court.

01/17/2014

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Teen Accused In Brashear High School Shooting Appears In Court

A lot of people showed up Friday at the hearing for the teenager charged in the shootings near Brashear High School.

12/06/2013

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Man Accused In Grandmother’s Fatal Stabbing Waives Hearing

The attorney of a man charged with stabbing and killing his grandmother raises questions about how the mental health system handled the case.

12/06/2013

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Man To Stand Trial For Allegedly Fleeing Police During Undercover Drug Operation

A man who led police on a chase in Pittsburgh’s West End during a drug sting last month will stand trial.

12/05/2013

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Charges Against Leechburg’s Mayor-Elect Dropped

Charges have now been dropped against the mayor-elect of an Armstrong County borough.

11/30/2013

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Bartender, Owner Waive Hearing In Connection With Fatal Crash

An Armstrong County bar owner and bartender were back in court today in connection with an accident earlier this year that claimed the lives of three young men.

11/05/2013

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Confession Tape Focus In East Busway Murder Hearing

There are new details in a murder along the East Busway.

10/25/2013

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Man Accused Of Shooting Elderly Jitney Driver Headed To Trial

The last time the case of the 92-year-old jitney driver innocently caught in a shooting was scheduled for court, the victim couldn’t come. He was still recuperating.

10/16/2013

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Local Police Chief Waives Hearing In Alleged Gambling Ring

Chief Mark Holtzman of the Forward Township Police Department usually visits a magistrate because a suspect has to face a hearing there.

10/03/2013

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Hearing Postponed For Local Rapper Facing Drug Charges

The hearing for a young Wilkinsburg rapper who is facing drug charges has been postponed.

09/26/2013

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Hearing Postponed For Suspect In Shooting Of Elderly Jitney Driver

A jitney driver, an innocent bystander in a shooting in Homewood last week, was unable to appear in court Wednesday for a preliminary hearing for the suspect.

09/11/2013

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Suspects Accused Of Murder, Dumping Body In River To Stand Trial

A Fayette County woman was killed for the thrill of it; that was the word from a Fayette County prosecutor at a hearing for the men accused of killing her.

07/25/2013

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Man Accused In Machete Threat Waives Hearing

The man accused of threatening his neighbor with a machete was in court Tuesday morning.

07/16/2013

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Homewood Police Shooting Suspect Waives Right To Preliminary Hearing

James Hill, the man accused of shooting a Pittsburgh Police officer and wounding another during an altercation last April, waived his right to a preliminary hearing Thursday. However, he now faces an additional charge that was filed today.

07/11/2013

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