Pa. High Court Says Phila. School District Off the Hook For Overenrolled Charter It's a victory in the Pennsylvania Supreme Court for the School District of Philadelphia in its dispute with the Walter D. Palmer Charter School.
New Reforms Could Mean Jail Time For Those In Philadelphia Who Skip CourtThe Pennsylvania State Supreme Court is following up on a consultant's report to fix the 'failure to appear in court' rate in Philadelphia, by throwing defendants in jail.
Delaware County, Pa. Planning Alternate Court Track For Returning VetsThe program would be for nonviolent offenders only.
Pa. Officials Propose No Car Registration If Owner Owes Court MoneyState senator Mike Stack wants to put the brakes on a car registration renewal until the owner has paid all outstanding liabilities arising out of certain court proceedings.
Top Pa. Judges Seek To Streamline Philadelphia's Court ProcessPennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Seamus McCaffery says Philadelphia is the only jurisdiction in the state in which people are routinely required to testify at preliminary hearings for property crimes.