Pennsylvania Supreme Court Chief Justice Outlines Plans To Step DownThe chief justice of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court said Monday he will relinquish that title to a colleague in a few months but stay on the court until his full retirement at year’s end.
U.S. Supreme Court Denies Appeal On Ballots From Pennsylvania RepublicansThe Supreme Court denied an appeal from Republicans challenging a decision that allowed ballots received up to three days after Election Day to be counted to accommodate challenges by the coronavirus pandemic.
Constitutional Amendment To Change The Way Voters Elect Statewide Judges Splits Some RepublicansA proposed Constitutional amendment to change the way Pennsylvania elects state judges may be on the spring ballot, if some Republican lawmakers get their way.
Pennsylvania Supreme Court Rules Mt. Washington Billboard Is LegalThe billboard battle on Mount Washington is over.
Court Decision Pushed To Tuesday In Brewster-Ziccarelli Senate FightA federal judge expected to rule on a lawsuit over the 45th District Senate seat Monday will now release his opinion by noon Tuesday.
Pennsylvania Supreme Court Alters Police Rules For Warrantless Vehicle SearchesPolice must have probable cause as well as “exigent circumstances” in order to legally search a vehicle without a warrant, a divided Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled Tuesday.
President Donald Trump Wants Supreme Court To Overturn Pennsylvania Election ResultsPresident Trump has filed a petition that seeks to overturn the election results in Pennsylvania.
As Bill Cosby's Sex Assault Conviction Appeal Goes Before Pa. Supreme Court, Defense Attorneys Say Ruling Could Affect ManyPennsylvania's highest court questioned whether Bill Cosby's alleged history of intoxicating and sexually assaulting young women amounted to a signature crime pattern, given studies that show as many as half of all sexual assaults involve drugs or alcohol.
Rep. Mike Kelly And Sean Parnell To Appeal Pa. Supreme Court Loss Over Mail-In Ballots To SCOTUSRep. Mike Kelly and GOP candidate Sean Parnell are asking the Supreme Court of the United States to hold a hearing on their appeal claiming Act 72 was unconstitutional.
Pa. Supreme Court Dismisses Request From Mike Kelly And Sean Parnell To Declare Mail-In Voting Unconstitutional In State, Deny Results From 2020 Election Mail-In BallotsThe PA Supreme Court has dismissed the Mike Kelly-Sean Parnell lawsuit that wanted to disqualify millions of no-excuse mail-in votes in the state.
Ziccarelli Asks Pa.'s Supreme Court To Reconsider Vote-By-Mail Decision; Kelly-Parnell Lawsuit Gets Challenged By Republicans And Democrats
Pennsylvania Supreme Court Rules Certain Mail-In Ballots Without Declaration Dates May Be CountedThe state Supreme Court has ruled that Allegheny County should count mail-in ballots that were received by Election Day even though the voters failed to date the outside envelope of their ballot.
Pennsylvania Supreme Upholds Death Penalty Of 'Greensburg 6' Member Melvin KnightThe state Supreme Court has upheld the death penalty imposed on a man in the torture death of a mentally disabled woman in western Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Supreme Court Takes Up Trump Challenge To 8K Philadelphia VotesPennsylvania’s state Supreme Court said Wednesday that it will take up challenges to more than 8,000 ballots in Philadelphia filed by President Donald Trump’s campaign, among the lawsuits launched by the Republican and his allies amid President-elect Joe Biden’s victory in the battleground state.
Pa. Supreme Court Rules Ballots Can't Be Tossed Over Voter SignaturePennsylvania's Supreme Court ruled unanimously Friday on a key concern surrounding an avalanche of mail-in ballots in the presidential battleground state, prohibiting counties from rejecting ballots because the voter's signature on it may not resemble their signature on their registration form.