Clerk of Quarter Sessions

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Former Bail Supervisor at Phila. Prison Ready To Fight Embezzlement Charges

A grand jury charged that Martorano took advantage of lax supervision by the now-defunct Clerk of Quarter Sessions to steal the money because struggling business ventures has put him in a “precarious financial state.”


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Nutter Signs Legislation Eliminating Controversial City Post

With a stroke of the pen, Mayor Nutter has abolished the Clerk of Quarter Sessions — the independently elected city office that handles bail proceeds.