Kathleen Kane

(Former Pa. House member Harold James, center, leaves Dauphin County Court after pleading guilty in a controversial corruption case.  Photo by Tony Romeo)

Two Guilty Pleas in Controversial Philadelphia Political Corruption Case

This was the latest development in a sting operation that was shut down by the state attorney general and later resurrected by Philadelphia DA Seth Williams.

06/01/2015

Collapsed houses in Bhaktapur, on the outskirts of Kathmandu, Nepal, two days after the 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal. (credit: Prakash Mathema/ AFP/ Getty Images)

After Massive Quake In Nepal, Pa. AG Warns Consumers To Be Wary Of Charity Scams

Anyone who believes they’ve been victimized by a scammer can file a complaint with the Office of Attorney General.

04/29/2015

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

District Attorney To Add Prosecutor’s Firing To Kane Probe

Montgomery County’s district attorney is adding the circumstances surrounding the firing of a state prosecutor to her investigation into Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane.

04/28/2015

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

Montco Judge Quickly Airs Documents From Grand Jury Probe of Kathleen Kane

In a brief motions hearing this morning, Kane’s lawyer asked that the grand jury materials be released. But the judge’s compliance and speed in doing so was surprising.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/27/2015

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane. (credit: David Spunt)

Pennsylvania Attorney General To Get Chance To Argue Against Judge’s Contempt Hearing

A three judge panel in Montgomery County will hear motions Monday morning on why the Kathleen Kane should not have to explain why she fired her chief deputy.

04/27/2015

Chuck Ardo (credit: Tony Romeo)

Former Rendell Spokesman Takes On Same Role With Kane

Chuck Ardo, a former spokesman for ex-Governor Ed Rendell, is stepping into the breach to act as spokesman for embattled Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane.

04/26/2015

(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 Called to Court to Explain Firing of Aide Who Testified

Judge William Carpenter wants to investigate whether Kathleen Kane’s firing this week of her aide, James Barker, violated the judge’s order protecting witnesses from retaliation.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/10/2015

Zeoli Show Log 4.3.15

Rich covers the federal corruption charges against New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez, children drinking alcohol on holidays, and FOX News Sunday Host Chris Wallace ‘fatshaming’ Kelly Clarkson. He also talked to former federal prosecutor Lee Vartan.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/03/2015

(Montgomery County DA Risa Ferman, in file photo by KYW's Brad Segall)

Montco DA Says She’ll Move Carefully on Grand Jury Leak Charges Against Kathleen Kane

In a statement released Wednesday morning, Risa Ferman said she will review the case with a commitment to “fairness, integrity, and justice.”

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/01/2015

Zeoli Show Log 3.31.15

Rich reacts to the blowback against Indiana Governor Mike Pence after signing the state’s ‘religious freedom law,’ a sexting scandal at North Penn High School, and the online reaction to the new host of the Daily Show, Trevor Noah.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/31/2015

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

Pa. Supreme Court Affirms Leak Probe That Named Attorney General Kathleen Kane

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court today issued a ruling in the case of attorney general Kathleen Kane, knocking away one of her attempts to have the case against her dropped.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/31/2015

(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

Attorney General Kathleen Kane at Tuesday's budget hearing in Harrisburg. (Credit: Tony Romeo/KYW)

Lawmakers Avoid Controversy During AG Budget Hearing

Kathleen Kane’s appearance at House budget hearings came not only on the eve of the Supreme Court arguments in her case, but on the same day that more charges were filed by Philadelphia DA Seth Williams in a sting operation involving Philadelphia lawmakers.

03/11/2015

File Photo of Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams. (Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Philadelphia DA To Announce Charges Against State Lawmakers

Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams plans to announce charges against three people at a news conference Tuesday in the city.

03/10/2015

(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

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