Kathleen Kane

(Pa. state representative Vanessa Lowery Brown, in undercover surveillance video.  Image provided by Phila. DA)

Phila. DA Reopens Corruption Charges Against 2 Pa. State Lawmakers

State representatives Vanessa Lowery Brown and Ron Waters (both D-Phila.) are charged with taking cash from an undercover agent. Pennsylvania’s attorney general had previously declared the cases dead.

12/16/2014

(Protesters gather outside the Philadelphia office of Pennsylvania attorney general Kathleen Kane, near 12th and Chestnut Streets in center city.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

Activists Say Phila. Charter Schools Are Rife With Fraud And Regulators Aren’t Watching

Today, they brought their complaints to the doorsteps of the Pennsylvania attorney general and the School Reform Commission.

12/08/2014

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

Pa. Attorney General Declines to Stand Behind New Pa. Law Controlling Municipal Gun Control Laws

The cities of Philadelphia, Lancaster, and Pittsburgh, along with several state legislators have challenged in Commonwealth Court the law that allows the National Rifle Association to sue any municipality that passes gun control measures stricter than state law.

12/05/2014

Zeoli Show Log 11.24.14

3:00 A grand jury in Ferguson, Missouri has a reached a decision in the case of the killing of Michael Brown by a police officer, Darren Wilson. 3:11 A 12-year-old with a toy gun was […]

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–11/24/2014

Zeoli Show Log 11.21.14

Rich reviewed President Obama’s speech explaining his executive order on immigration. He talked to Dr. Mazz at 4:00, George Mason Law Professor Ilya Somin at 4:30 and Samantha Jones, a high school student suing to keep “One nation under God” in the Pledge of Allegiance.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–11/21/2014

(Pa. Supreme Court justice Seamus Caffery, in file photo, provided)

Pa. Supreme Court Justice McCaffery Says He’s Being Railroaded by Chief Justice

Justice Seamus McCaffery, caught in a porn e-mail scandal, is accusing the court’s chief justice, Ron Castille, of trying to use the scandal to take him down.

10/16/2014

(Photo illustration by Ed Fischer)

Harrisburg Porno Email Scandal Now Moving Into Judicial Branch

The Pennsylvania Attorney General and the Chief Justice of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court have reached an agreement over those racy emails that were uncovered by the AG recently.

10/10/2014

(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

(Photo illustration by Ed Fischer)

Another Top State Official Resigns In Midst Of Porn Office Email Scandal

A second Pennsylvania state official has stepped down in the wake of the scandal surrounding some pornographic emails exchanged among a number of state officials.

10/03/2014

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State Representative Metcalfe On Gov. Corbett: ‘I Don’t Think He Knows How To Lead Behind A Microphone, Which He’s Proven’

Chris Stigall talked with State Representative Daryl Metcalfe, from Pennsylvania’s 12th Legislative District, about tensions among Republicans in the legislature and Governor Tom Corbett’s chances for re-election in November.

09/30/2014

(Pa. governor Tom Corbett, in file photo. Credit: Patrick Smith/ Getty Images)

Gov. Corbett Demands Racy E-Mails Be Turned Over To Him

“It is critical for the governor to get this information in front of him so that he can make an informed determination on next steps,” said the governor’s communications director.

09/26/2014

Stigall Show Log 9.26.14

Chris discussed the resignation of Attorney General Eric Holder, Kathryn Knott being fired from her job in an emergency room, and Derek Jeter’s final game at Yankee Stadium. He talked to Chris Butler on Finance Friday at 7:00, Ray Didinger at 8:00, and Penn Professor Dr. Jason Karlawish at 8:20.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/26/2014

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

Pa. Attorney General Allows Reporters To View ‘Explicit’ Emails

The Pennsylvania Attorney General’s office Thursday allowed reporters to view explicit emails shared among state employees.

09/25/2014

Stigall Show Log 9.25.14

Chris talked about the media coverage of the gay couple assaulted in Center City, Shaneen Allen being offered pre-trial intervention, and President Obama’s address of the threat posed by ISIL at the United Nations. He also welcomed the Eagles Cheerleaders into the studio at 8:35.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/25/2014

(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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