The Philadelphia-based 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday denied Schuylkill County Orphans Court Clerk Theresa Santai-Gaffney’s request to intervene in the case.
A nine-person appeals panel ordered the church to restore Frank Schaefer’s pastoral credentials.
U.S. District Judge John E. Jones III issued his decision Wednesday on the request by Schuylkill County Orphans Court Clerk Theresa Santai-Gaffney.
Governor Tom Corbett announced that he is giving up his fight to restore the state’s “Defense of Marriage” law.
New Jersey’s highest court has ruled against a Florida man who claimed he was too fat to have murdered his son-in-law.
If your insurer denies a claim, you have two options for appeal: internally with the insurance company and externally with the government.
Earlier this month, Monsignor William Lynn was released from state prison, where he’d been housed for 18 months after being charged with child endangerment.
Lawyers for the town of Jim Thorpe say that a judge erred when he ruled the town amounts to a museum under the 1990 Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act.
The state Supreme Court late Friday issued a pair of unsigned orders that denied petitions for review filed by former university vice president Gary Schultz and former athletic director Tim Curley.
Center City lawyer Daniel Cevallos says appeals filed by former players, trustees or the Paterno family don’t have a legal leg to stand on.
Joe Paterno’s family plans to appeal the sanctions imposed by the NCAA against Penn State for the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has rejected a challenge regarding forensic evidence in his racially charged case.
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court appears to have dealt the final blow to efforts by Foxwoods’ investors to hold on to their Philadelphia casino license.
KYW Newsradio has learned from multiple sources that the Philadelphia District Attorney will hold a news conference Wednesday morning to announce a decision on the future of the case.
Occupy Philadelphia protesters have formally appealed the city’s proposal to approve a permit for a plaza across the street from their current encampment on the condition that they erect no tents and do not stay overnight there.