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Attorney General Kathleen Kane

(photo by Tony Romeo)

Politician Sting Case Files Unsealed

A judge in Harrisburg has unsealed the record in the case of an aborted sting operation that ensnared several top Philadelphia Democrats.

04/10/2014

(Pa. Attorney General Kathleen Kane.  Credit: Tony Romeo)

Stigall: Kathleen Kane vs. Tom Corbett

Someone in politics is going to have to help me figure this one out. How on Earth does Tom Corbett not inject himself in this unseemly cover-up of Democrat scandal in Pennsylvania?

03/20/2014

(Kathleen Kane answers questions before Senate Appropriations Committee. Credit: Tony Romeo)

Kane Pressed On Sandusky Probe

As state lawmakers began budget hearings this past week, Attorney General Kathleen Kane found herself being questioned about her probe into the Jerry Sandusky investigation.

02/16/2014

(US-Energy-Gas-Environment Shale gas burns at the Consol Energy Horizontal Gas Drilling Rig, exploring the Marcellus Shale outside the town of Waynesburg, PA. Credit: MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

PA Prosecutor Eyes Gas Royalty Check Complaints

State Attorney General Kathleen Kane is reviewing whether her office has jurisdiction to investigate complaints into the costs that natural gas exploration giant Chesapeake Energy Corp. deducts before it pays royalties to the owners of land where it drills.

02/15/2014

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Ex-Top Pa. Prosecutor Scaled Back Email Retention

A former acting Pennsylvania attorney general says his decision to shorten the period before emails were deleted had nothing to do with the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse investigation.

02/15/2014

(Pennsylvania attorney general Kathleen Kane, in 2013 file photo.  Credit: Bill Roswell)

AG Defends Length Of Probe Into Length Of Sandusky Probe

Attorney General Kathleen Kane is defending the length of her investigation into Tom Corbett’s probe of Jerry Sandusky. She issued a statement this week explaining delays.

02/08/2014

(Pennsylvania attorney general Kathleen Kane, in 2013 file photo.  Credit: Bill Roswell)

Corbett, Kane Seek Dismissal In Same-Sex Marriage Case

Attorney General Kathleen Kane is seeking to be dismissed from a federal lawsuit pending in Philadelphia that challenges Pennsylvania’s same-sex marriage ban.

12/09/2013

Butler County House Republican Daryl Metcalfe in file photo.

State Representative Files Articles Of Impeachment Against PA’s Attorney General

Butler County House Republican Daryl Metcalfe has made good on his pledge to pursue the impeachment of Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane.

11/27/2013

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Philadelphia Smartphone Theft Ranked Highest In Country

Philadelphia is ranked number one for smartphone thefts, according to a new survey by AAA.

10/28/2013

(Pa. state Sen. LeAnna Washington.  Photo provided)

Investigators Search Offices Of Philadelphia-Area State Senator

Agents from the Pennsylvania attorney general’s office showed up at two district offices belonging to a Senator Leanna Washington apparently in a search for information about improper political activity, two people familiar with the matter said Sunday.

10/20/2013

(Pennsylvania attorney general Kathleen Kane, in 2013 file photo.  Credit: Bill Roswell)

AG Gives Pa. Health Written OK In Same-Sex Case

Pennsylvania’s attorney general has granted express written authority to lawyers for Gov. Tom Corbett to handle a case in which the Health Department wants to stop a suburban Philadelphia court clerk from giving marriage licenses to same-sex couples, according to a Tuesday court filing.

09/03/2013

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Even Some Veteran Reporters Surprised By Scope Of PA Turnpike Scandal

The scope of an alleged corruption scheme at the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission detailed by the state attorney general has taken even some veteran statehouse journalists by surprise.

03/17/2013

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Governor Corbett Expected To Resubmit Pennsylvania Lottery Deal

Governor Tom Corbett plans to ask Attorney General Kathleen Kane’s office to reverse its rejection of a contract with a British firm to manage the $3.5 billion Pennsylvania Lottery, a top lawmaker said Tuesday.

03/12/2013

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British Firm, Pennsylvania Governor Corbett Extend Lottery Bid

Executive Deputy Budget Secretary Peter Tartline said the bid from Camelot Global Services that was scheduled to expire Saturday has been extended through Friday.

02/17/2013

Pennsylvania Treasurer Rob McCord, speaking at the podium. (Credit: Tony Romeo)

Pa. Treasurer Considers Blocking Move To Private Lottery Operator

Pennsylvania Treasurer Rob McCord has said he’s concerned that adding Keno to the Lottery is an expansion of gaming, and that, he says, would require legislative approval.

01/25/2013

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