State Senator Jane Orie

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Orie’s Attorney ‘Disappointed’ With Verdict

State Sen. Jane Orie has been convicted in a public corruption trial that took days to argue and several days to decide.

03/27/2012

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Orie Found Guilty On 14 Of 24 Counts

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.

03/26/2012

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Deliberations Conclude For Night In Orie Corruption Trial

Jury deliberations resumed Sunday morning in the corruption trial of State Sen. Jane Orie.

03/25/2012

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Jury Reaches Impasse In Orie Trial, Deliberations To Continue

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.

03/24/2012

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Orie On Stand For 3rd Day As Trial Winds Down

The second corruption trial for State Sen. Jane Orie is winding down. Once again today, Orie spent most of the day on the stand as the jury prepares to decide the case by the weekend.

03/21/2012

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Prosecution Questions State Sen. Jane Orie

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.

03/20/2012

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State Sen. Jane Orie Testifies During Corruption Trial

State Sen. Jane Orie took the stand Monday in her corruption trial on Monday.

03/19/2012

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Former Chief Of Staff Testifies At Orie Retrial

Police 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.”

03/01/2012

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Retrial Begins For State Sen. Jane Orie

Opening statements were given in the retrial for State Sen. Jane Orie that began Wednesday morning.

02/29/2012

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Jury Selection Complete For State Sen. Jane Orie Trial

All 12 jurors, in addition to four alternates, have been selected for the retrial of State Sen. Jane Orie.

02/27/2012

When Judge Jeffrey Manning saw the documents purportedly signed by state Sen. Orie's former Chief of Staff Jamie Pavlot, he told the court: "Ray Charles could see that these documents were fraudulently composed." (Photo: Harold Hayes/KDKA)

Secret Service: 3 Documents In Orie Trial Forged

It’s a forgery — that’s what the U.S. Secret Service calls three documents admitted in evidence at the criminal trial of State Senator Jane Orie last February.

07/06/2011

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New Trial Date Set For Sen. Orie

A new trial date has been set for State Sen. Jane Orie. Shortly before noon, Judge Jeffrey Manning set the new trial date for April 11.

03/04/2011

When Judge Jeffrey Manning saw the documents purportedly signed by state Sen. Orie's former Chief of Staff Jamie Pavlot, he told the court: "Ray Charles could see that these documents were fraudulently composed." (Photo: Harold Hayes/KDKA)

Judge Declares Mistrial In Orie Case

The jury hearing the corruption trial of state Senator Jane Orie will continue deliberations today.

03/03/2011

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Defense Rests In State Sen. Orie Trial

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The defense rested its case in the corruption trial for State Sen. Jane Orie. On Tuesday, Orie went through cross examination. Prosecutor Lawrence Claus asked Sen. Orie whether any event made legislators […]

03/01/2011

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State Sen. Orie Takes Stand In Corruption Trial

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – State Sen. Jane Orie took the stand in her corruption trial on Monday. Prosecutors say she and her sister, Janine, illegally used the senator’s staff for campaign work. That is something Sen. […]

02/28/2011

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