Pa. Supreme Court To Make Decision On Lawsuit Over Western Psych ShootingPennsylvania's highest court must now decide whether a woman shot eight years ago at Western Psych can file a lawsuit.
Pa. Supreme Court Upholds 'Sexually Violent Predator' Laws That Require Lifetime Counseling, Registration And Community NoticesThe Pennsylvania Supreme Court upheld laws Thursday that require offenders deemed “sexually violent predators” to undergo lifetime counseling and registration and be the subject of community notices.
Pa. Supreme Court Dismisses Gun Shop Lawsuit Challenging Governor's Shutdown OrderThe Pennsylvania Supreme Court has dismissed a lawsuit filed by a gun shop that challenged Gov. Tom Wolf’s authority to shutter businesses determined to be “non-life-sustaining,” paving the way for enforcement to begin Monday.
Coronavirus In Pittsburgh: Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice David Wecht's Son Tests Positive For CoronavirusThe son of Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice David Wecht has tested positive for coronavirus.
Pennsylvania's Supreme Court To Review Child Sex Abuse Time Limits DecisionPennsylvania's Supreme Court will review a lower court's decision that lets some victims of childhood sexual abuse pursue lawsuits despite time limits.
Pa. Supreme Court Upholds Old Precedent In FrackingThe Pennsylvania Supreme Court has ruled to uphold a legal principle that allows drillers to drain oil and natural gas from outside their property lines.
Allegheny County Attorney Suspended Following Guilty Plea Of Solicitation Of Sexual Abuse Of ChildrenAn Allegheny County attorney has been suspended by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court after he pleaded guilty to sexual abuse.
Pa. State Supreme Court Upholds Decision Not To Tally Votes On Marsy's Law Ballot QuestionThe State Supreme Court upheld a lower court decision that ruled votes on the Marsy's Law ballot question will not be counted.
Court To Decide If Probationers Can Use Medical MarijuanaThe Pennsylvania Supreme Court will decide whether people on probation and other forms of supervision can use cannabis if they are registered in Pennsylvania's medical marijuana program.
Pa. Supreme Court Hears Arguments On Case Claiming Pesticide Chemicals Caused Man's LeukemiaThe state Supreme Court heard oral arguments from both sides Wednesday at the City-County Building in downtown Pittsburgh on whether some common pesticides caused a local man to die from cancer.
Pennsylvania Supreme Court Says Judges Must Make Candidate Information PublicThe rule says judges must release the list of candidates and application materials when they are requested.
Pennsylvania High Court Passes On Death Penalty ReviewThe Pennsylvania Supreme Court has declined a special petition to review the constitutionality of the death penalty but says it will still consider individual cases.
Pa. Supreme Court Declines Review Of Jerry Sandusky DecisionThe Pennsylvania Supreme Court denied a new trial for former Penn State Football assistant coach Jerry Sandusky.
Pa. State Supreme Court Makes Ruling Affecting DUI CheckpointsA decision by the Pennsylvania State Supreme Court made a ruling on a 2013 DUI task force that could impact future checkpoints.
Court: Jefferson Hills Can Consider Neighbor's Input In Gas Drilling Permit DebateThe Pa. Supreme Court ruled that Jefferson Hills was entitled to hear from people in a neighboring township about the effects of drilling.