Federal Charges

McCord Resigns Immediately, Plans To Plead GuiltyA day after announcing his resignation, state Treasurer Rob McCord has made the stunning announcement that he’ll plead guilty to federal charges related to campaign donations.
Founder Of Pa. Cyber-charter School Facing Federal ChargesThe founder and former CEO of a cyber-charter school that educates more than 11,000 Pennsylvania students has been indicted by a federal grand jury.
Philly Prosecutors Step Aside For Feds In Tacony ‘Basement Of Horror’ CaseAs expected, Philadelphia prosecutors will step aside so federal authorities can pursue charges over the alleged kidnapping of mentally disabled adults for their disability checks.
Feds Add 2 Murder Charges In Tacony ‘Basement of Horrors’ CaseProsecutors have announced federal charges against five people in a case in which authorities say mentally disabled adults were held in the basement of a Philadelphia home as part of an alleged Social Security fraud scheme.