1233 ABA Journal articles on Pennsylvania.
May 8, 2018 8:00 AM CDT
A Pennsylvania judge who sent 54 people to jail for failing to pay fines after holding a mass contempt trial violated the defendants’ due process rights, a state appeals court…
May 4, 2018 11:40 AM CDT
Two black men arrested last month at a Starbucks in Philadelphia while waiting for a business associate have agreed to release the city from any legal claims in exchange for…
May 2, 2018 1:09 PM CDT
Bill Cosby has been found guilty of sexually assaulting a Temple University employee at his home in 2004.
Jurors in Norristown, Pennsylvania, found Cosby guilty of three counts of aggravated…
Apr 26, 2018 1:19 PM CDT
A black lawyer claims white officials at a golf club discriminated against her group of five black women golfers by asking the women to leave based on a slow-golfing pretext…
Apr 26, 2018 12:03 PM CDT
Apr 5, 2018 8:59 AM CDT
Bill Cosby’s lawyers contend the Pennsylvania judge who is presiding in the comedian’s retrial on charges of aggravated indecent assault should recuse himself because the judge’s wife is an advocate…
Mar 23, 2018 3:39 PM CDT
Mar 22, 2018 2:27 PM CDT
Mar 19, 2018 4:46 PM CDT
The mayor of Allentown, Pennsylvania, was convicted along with a lawyer on Thursday in a scheme to solicit campaign donations from law firms and vendors in exchange for city contracts.…
Mar 2, 2018 11:51 AM CST
A magisterial district judge in Pennsylvania is accused of yelling at campaign workers for his judicial opponent in a misconduct complaint filed Tuesday by the Judicial Conduct Board.
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Monday issued its own congressional map to be used in May’s primary election.
The new boundaries could help Democrats gain three or four seats in…
Feb 20, 2018 12:32 PM CST
The son of a partner in a Pittsburgh law firm pleaded guilty to bank fraud for embezzling $827,000 from the firm while serving as office manager.
Anthony Calaiaro, 34, pleaded…
Feb 16, 2018 12:12 PM CST
Feb 14, 2018 3:20 PM CST
Updated: Nine more nominees for federal judgeships were announced Tuesday by the White House.
The newest wave of nominees are:
• Mark Bennett, former attorney general of Hawaii, to…
Feb 13, 2018 4:00 PM CST