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(Leaving a Philadelphia City Hall courtroom in early March, Pennsylvania attorney general Kathleen Kane speaks with reporters.  File photo by Pat Loeb)

Pa. Attorney General Kane Asks State’s High Court To Upend Prosecutor Investigating Her

Who can empanel a grand jury, and why? Those are the questions Kathleen Kane is asking the Pennsylvania Supreme Court to decide.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/11/2015

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

Pennsylvania AG Kane Launches Website To Combat “Smear Campaign” Against Her

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane has been the subject of a grand jury probe into whether she leaked information from a prior grand jury. Now, she is fighting back via the web.

02/25/2015

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

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

Lawyer For AG Kane Responds To Report That Grand Jury Recommended Charges Against Her

Davis stresses he is not confirming the Inquirer’s report and re-asserts that Kane has done nothing wrong or illegal.

01/08/2015

File photo of National Die-in (credit: David Spunt)

Philadelphia Students Participate In National ‘Die-in’

Thousands of medical students across the country took part in a national “die-in” to publicly protest recent grand jury decisions in Staten Island, New York and Ferguson, Missouri.

12/10/2014

Peaceful "die-in" protest at Central High School, one of five demonstrations Friday at schools. (credit: Walt Hunter/CBS3)

Students At 5 Philadelphia High Schools Hold ‘Die-In’ Protests

Students at five Philadelphia High Schools protested recent events in Ferguson, Missouri and New York City, throughout the day, all of the demonstrations peaceful without incidents or arrests.

12/05/2014

Zeoli Show Log 12.3.14

Rich discussed the grand jury’s decision in New York not to indict the police officer who choked Eric Garner to death and the questions arising about a Rolling Stone story about rape at the University of Virginia. He talked to former New York City Police Commissioner Bernard Kerik at 3:45 and Erik Wemple from the Washington Post at 4:15.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–12/03/2014

Small group of protesters gathering at City Hall awaiting Ferguson Grand Jury decision. (credit: Natasha Brown/CBS3)

Protesters March In Philadelphia Following Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

Protesters first gathered at City Hall in Philadelphia, then spiraled around the streets of Center City in protest of the grand jury decision in Ferguson.

11/25/2014

(Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

President Appeals For Calm After Ferguson Decision

President Barack Obama appealed for calm and understanding in Ferguson on Monday after a grand jury decided not to indict in the death of Michael Brown, pleading with both residents and police officers to show restraint.

11/24/2014

Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams. (credit: Tim Jimenez/KYW)

Philadelphia Grand Jury Clears Police Officers In Patdown Of Teen

A 16-year-old, along with his mom and attorney, had claimed that he suffered a serious injury, after one officer squeezed his testicle during a brief disturbance.

07/17/2014

(The fire at the Buck Hosiery Company, in Kensington, took the lives of Philadelphia firefighters Robert Neary and Daniel Sweeney.  File photo)

Phila. Business Owner Pleads Guilty to Lying To Fire Investigators

Richard Knellinger, 42, has accepted a plea deal stemming from his appearance before a grand jury investigating the 2012 five-alarmer that killed two firefighters.

07/14/2014

(The headquarters of the School District of Philadelphia, on North Broad Street near Spring Garden.  File photo by Mike DeNardo)

5 Charged In Alleged School Cheating Scandal Free, Due Back In Court

Pennsylvania prosecutors have filed charges against a public school principal and four teachers, accusing them of cheating on standardized tests in the Philadelphia school system.

05/09/2014

(The headquarters of the School District of Philadelphia, on North Broad Street near Spring Garden.  File photo by Mike DeNardo)

Phila. Principal, 4 Teachers Charged With Doctoring Student Tests

Pennsylvania prosecutors have filed charges against a principal and four teachers, accusing them of cheating on standardized tests in the Philadelphia school system.

05/08/2014

(Julia Law.  Facebook photo)

Prominent Attorney Urges End To Grand Jury Investigation Into Girlfriend’s Death

The secret grand jury investigation into the death of the girlfriend and paralegal of prominent Philadelphia attorney A. Charles Peruto Junior presumably continues, but there is a development.

08/08/2013

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