Attorney General

Zeoli Show Log 3.18.15

Rich analyzed two cases of teachers having sex with students in New Jersey, Governor Tom Wolf’s latest budget proposal, and Illinois Senator Dick Durbin’s assertions that Republicans are racist for holding up a confirmation vote on Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch. He also talked with Will Bunch from the Philadelphia Daily News.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/18/2015

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Some Of Philadelphia’s Most Popular Restaurants To Be Examined For Compliance With Americans With Disabilities Act

Some restaurant owners will have to complete a survey on their restaurant’s accessibility, and inspectors could perform on-site inspections to confirm those survey responses.

03/12/2015

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane. (credit: David Spunt)

Pa. Supreme Court Considers Whether Judge Had Power To Appoint Special Prosecutor To Investigate AG Kane

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is set to hear oral arguments in a challenge brought by Attorney General Kathleen Kane on Wednesday.

03/11/2015

Attorney General Kathleen Kane at Tuesday's budget hearing in Harrisburg. (Credit: Tony Romeo/KYW)

Lawmakers Avoid Controversy During AG Budget Hearing

Kathleen Kane’s appearance at House budget hearings came not only on the eve of the Supreme Court arguments in her case, but on the same day that more charges were filed by Philadelphia DA Seth Williams in a sting operation involving Philadelphia lawmakers.

03/11/2015

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane. (credit: David Spunt)

Pa. Attorney General Kane Says Judge Should Be Taken Off Her Case

Attorney General Kathleen Kane’s legal team argued in a filing with the state Supreme Court on Monday that Montgomery County Judge William Carpenter has demonstrated personal animosity toward her.

02/23/2015

(Pa. Attorney General Kathleen Kane.  File photo by Tony Romeo)

Attorney General: PA Getting $21.5M Under S&P Settlement

Kane says the bulk of Pennsylvania’s cut will be allocated to state agencies that purchased securities backed by flimsy residential mortgages.

02/04/2015

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane. (credit: David Spunt)

Pa. High Court Halts Any Action Against AG Kane

Pennsylvania’s high court has at least temporarily blocked a prosecutor from taking action on a grand jury recommendation that the attorney general be charged criminally.

01/22/2015

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane. (credit: David Spunt)

Grand Jury Wants Pennsylvania’s Attorney General Kane Charged With Perjury, 3 Other Counts

And now, Kane’s spokesman is reacting with outrage.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/21/2015

(Pa. Attorney General Kathleen Kane.  File photo by Tony Romeo)

4 Northeast States Stand Together Against Heroin Trafficking

Four Northeastern states have agreed to collaborate in investigations of heroin trafficking that often cross state lines, authorities said Wednesday.

10/08/2014

(Pa. Attorney General Kathleen Kane.  File photo by Tony Romeo)

Kane To Decide Whether To Make Public Alleged Pornographic Emails Sent Within AG’s Office

Several Pennsylvania news organizations are seeking the release of materials the judge says are “described variously as being pornographic or sexually explicit in nature.”

09/20/2014

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Northeast Philadelphia Man Accused Of Distributing Child Pornography

Fifty-three-year-old William Bairstow, of Northeast Philadelphia, was arrested on July 25 following an undercover investigation.

08/01/2014

Jerry Sandusky arrives at courthouse for sentencing (Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Sandusky’s Wife: Prosecution Report Isn’t Truthful

Jerry Sandusky’s wife says Pennsylvania’s top prosecutor lacks the courage to admit the former Penn State assistant coach isn’t guilty of the child molestation charges that sent him to prison.

06/23/2014

Jerry Sandusky (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Pennsylvania Attorney General To Release Jerry Sandusky Case Review

Pennsylvania’s top prosecutor plans to release a report next week into how police and prosecutors handled the Jerry Sandusky case.

06/20/2014

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NJ Attorney General Sets Aside $1M To Help Police Departments Purchase Stun Guns

This money could help reduce that cost and give more cops options.

06/08/2014

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Beau Biden Eyes 2016 Run For Delaware Governor

Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden has higher aspirations. He plans a run for the governor’s office in 2016.

04/17/2014

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