Pennsylvania Attorney General

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2012 Year in Review: New Pa. Attorney General Elected on Promise of Sandusky Probe

Since Tom Corbett became governor, polls showed that many Pennsylvania voters questioned why Penn State pedophile Jerry Sandusky wasn’t arrested sooner, while Corbett was running the Sandusky investigation.

12/28/2012

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Educators and Spending Watchdogs Critical of Pennsylvania ‘Cyber’ Charters

Critics cite a number of weaknesses with the state’s existing cyber charter schools, and oppose any new ones.

12/27/2012

(Kenneth Stillman's web site.)

Pa. Attorney General Goes After Bucks Wedding Photographer For Failing To Deliver

The lawsuit accuses Kenneth Stillman Jr. of Levittown of illegal business practices.

11/20/2012

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Kane Elected To Attorney General’s Post In Pennsylvania

Political rookie Kathleen Kane has been elected the first woman and first Democratic Pennsylvania attorney general.

11/06/2012

Candidates for Pennsylvania Attorney General, Republican David Freed (left) and Democrat Kathleen Kane (right).

Pennsylvania Elects New Attorney General Today

What is arguably the biggest case ever prosecuted by an elected Pennsylvania attorney general – the Jerry Sandusky case – has dominated the race for the next AG.

11/06/2012

file photo of Tom Corbett (credit: Tony Romeo)

Corbett Not Afraid Of Federal Probe Of Sandusky Case

Governor Corbett says he would not be afraid if the feds were to probe his handling of the Jerry Sandusky case and says people who accuse him of politicizing the investigation are guilty of that themselves.

10/26/2012

Philadelphia Woman Accused Of Committing Insurance Fraud From Inside Ambulance

Officials say the woman tried to have her car’s insurance policy upgraded while she was riding to the hospital after the accident.

10/19/2012

Kathleen Kane (left) and Patrick Murphy (right), Democratic candidates for Pennsylvania Attorney General.

Pennsylvania Attorney General Race Marquee Matchup On Primary Day

The race for Pennsylvania Attorney General is a hot contest for the Democrats. The two candidates on the ballot have raised nearly $5 million dollars between them in what’s become a nasty war of words.

04/24/2012

Former President Clinton and  candidate for Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane greet supporters at Upper Moreland High School in Willow Grove. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Bill Clinton Makes Trip To Montco To Support Kathleen Kane For Pa. Attorney General

Former President Bill Clinton was in Montgomery County last night, throwing his support behind a candidate for Pennsylvania Attorney General.

04/13/2012

(Pennsylvania attorney general speaks to the Mid-Atlantic Association of Women in Law Enforcement, standing behind a row of badges of women who have died in the line of duty.  Credit: John Ostapkovich)

Pennsylvania’s Top Prosecutor Shares Challenges of Women In Law Enforcement

Attendees heard first from Pennsylvania’s attorney general who, for the first time in decades, is a woman.

04/02/2012

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Former Penn State Coach Sandusky Rearrested On New Sex Abuse Charges

Ex-Penn State coach Jerry Sandusky was arrested and arraigned Wednesday on new sex abuse charges brought by two new accusers, the state attorney general’s office said.

12/07/2011

(Pa. state senator John Rafferty.  Credit: Tony Romeo)

State Sen. John Rafferty Declares Run For Pa. Attorney General Post

At an event in Harrisburg, Republican state senator John Rafferty not only announced his candidacy for attorney general but also picked up the endorsement of the state lodge of the Fraternal Order of Police.

11/30/2011

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Pa. Attorney General Says Philadelphia Judge Should Hand Off Case Of Facebook “Friend”

The Pennsylvania attorney general’s office has asked Judge Charles Hayden to step aside from the case because he and the accused — a state lawmaker — are “friends” on Facebook.

11/16/2011

(Former Philadelphia DA Lynne Abraham, in 2006 file photo.)

Former Philadelphia DA Lynne Abraham Won’t Run For Penna. Attorney-General

Abraham, like Ed Rendell, has enjoyed a high profile in both the City of Philadelphia and its vote-rich suburbs.

10/07/2011

(Philadelphia DA Seth Williams, at lectern, introduces Patrick Blessington, far left, who will head the DA's new anti-corruption task force.  Photo by Paul Kurtz)

Philadelphia DA Creates New Public Corruption Task Force

Philadelphia district attorney Seth Williams has created a new task force designed speficially to weed out public corruption in the city.

06/02/2011

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