HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Commonwealth Court will hold a hearing regarding a lawsuit challenging the ballot measure that would change the state constitution to give more rights to crime victims.Pennsylvania Republicans Vote To Rebuke, Not Censure, Senator Pat Toomey Over Impeachment Vote
The lawsuit is being filed by the League Of Women Voters of Pennsylvania.READ MORE: Pine-Richland School Board Delays Vote On In-Person Learning Plan As Group Holds Rally Outside Meeting
It is challenging the ballot measure that would give more rights to victims of crime, such as better notice to families when alleged criminals go to trial or convicted felons are released. They argue that each change to the state constitution must be considered as a separate amendment by the electorate.MORE NEWS: Revolution Pipeline Back In Service Nearly 2.5 Years After Explosion In Beaver County
The hearing will take place at 9:00 a.m.