State Sen. Jane Orie
Former State Sen. Jane Orie was sentenced to two-and-half to 10 years in prison after being convicted in a corruption trial in March.
State Sen. Jane Orie has been convicted in a public corruption trial that took days to argue and several days to decide.
The jury has reached a verdict in the corruption trial of State Sen. Jane Orie. Jurors have found State Sen. Jane Orie guilty on two counts of theft of services and guilty of conspiracy, guilty of forgery and not guilty of perjury.
Jury deliberations resumed Sunday morning in the corruption trial of State Sen. Jane Orie.
Jury deliberations ended Saturday evening in another day of the corruption trial of State Sen. Jane Orie. The jury retired for the night around 8 p.m. They will resume deliberations Sunday.
Jury deliberations will resume at 9 a.m. Saturday in the corruption trial of State Sen. Jane Orie.
The jury began deliberations in the re-trial State Sen. Jane Orie following closing arguments, which got underway this morning.
The prosecution began cross-examining State Sen. Jane Orie in her corruption trial. So far, the questioning has focused on her employees doing campaign work on state time.
State Sen. Jane Orie took the stand Monday in her corruption trial on Monday.
As prosecutors wrapped up their case in the re-trial of State Sen. Jane Orie, they recalled to the stand former chief-of-staff Jamie Pavlot, whose signature is the focus of the controversial forged documents.
Privately, Republican leaders are weighing whether to ask the Republican senator to step down.
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.
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.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA/AP) — A key witness testified at the corruption trial of State Sen. Jane Orie on Friday. Jennifer Knapp-Rioja is the legislative intern who launched the investigation. KDKA’s Harold Hayes reports that Knapp Rioja […]
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The corruption trial of State Sen. Jane Orie continues today with more testimony. The proceedings started Thursday after being delayed in the morning when two jurors were excused from duty. Opening statements […]