Defense Asks To Take Fatal 1995 Arson Case To State's High CourtLawyers for a man accused in the arson deaths of three Pittsburgh firefighters two decades ago are seeking to have the state's highest court handle the case.
Lawyers Due At Hearing In Justice's Bawdy Emails CaseLawyers for a suspended state Supreme Court justice and the agency that prosecutes judicial misconduct allegations are due in a Harrisburg courtroom.
New Pennsylvania High Court Justices Poised To Be Sworn InPennsylvania's three newly elected state Supreme Court justices will take their oaths of office next week in their home cities at opposite ends of the state.
DA Zappala Running For Pennsylvania Attorney GeneralAllegheny County District Attorney Stephen Zappala Jr. is expected to seek the Democratic nomination for state Attorney General Kathleen Kane's job.
Voters Give Democrats Control Of Pennsylvania Supreme CourtDemocrats have won a pair of open seats on Pennsylvania's mid-level appellate courts.
Supreme Court Races Only The Start Of Turnover On The BenchThe looming general-election campaign for three open seats on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court could flip the partisan scales, but whatever happens will be only the prelude to a sea change on the state's top bench.
Pennsylvania Attorney General Blasts Gov. Wolf Death Penalty StandPennsylvania's attorney general says Gov. Tom Wolf's death penalty moratorium is blatantly unconstitutional and wants the state Supreme Court to clear the way for the state's first execution since 1999.
Local Leaders Share Support For SCOTUS Ruling On Same-Sex MarriageLots of people around the country have showed their support for the Supreme Court’s ruling on same-sex marriage Friday.
Supreme Court Says Same-Sex Marriage Legal In All 50 StatesSupreme Court says same-sex couples have right to marry in all 50 states.
Supreme Court Upholds Nationwide Health Care Law SubsidiesGov. Tom Wolf will withdraw his application to take over the insurance marketplace created under the 2010 federal health care law now that the U.S. Supreme Court has upheld the law's nationwide tax subsidies.
Results In From City, County Controller Races, Other Election Day VotesThe results are in from Tuesday’s Primary Election.
Justice Halts Religious Groups' Birth Control Opt-Out RoleA Supreme Court justice is blocking an appeals court's ruling that would have forced two western Pennsylvania Catholic dioceses and a Christian college to fill out forms to avoid penalties for not directly providing contraceptive benefits.