Pa. Supreme Court To Investigate Reports Linking Justice To Explicit EmailsA statement from the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, says its members are “disturbed” by reports justice Michael Eakin sent or received emails containing controversial content with a private account.
Pa. Supreme Court Hears Arguments Over Governor's Attempt To Fire Open Records ChiefOn his way out of office, Governor Tom Corbett appointed Republican legislative aide Erik Arneson to fill a six-year term as Open Records executive director. Upon taking office, Governor Tom Wolf promptly tried to fire him.
Pennsylvania Supreme Court Unseals Orders On Attorney General Office's Porn EmailsThe Pennsylvania Supreme Court has unsealed documents related to Attorney General Kathleen Kane’s investigation of a scandal involving pornographic emails, emails her defense claims could show her innocence.
Pa. Supreme Court To Rule On SRC Effort To Void Teachers' ContractThe state Supreme Court is going to take up the issue of whether the School Reform Commission had the power to cancel its teachers contract.
Pa. Supreme Court Sides With City Over Giving, Retracting Promotions In Philadelphia Fire DepartmentThis long running dispute broke out more than two years ago, when Firefighters Local 22 pressed in court to compel the Nutter administration to fill open captain and lieutenant vacancies.
Long List Of State Supreme Court Candidates On The BallotSix Democrats and six Republicans are vying for three Supreme Court seats that will be up for grabs in November.
Montco DA Says She'll Move Carefully on Grand Jury Leak Charges Against Kathleen KaneIn a statement released Wednesday morning, Risa Ferman said she will review the case with a commitment to “fairness, integrity, and justice.”
Zeoli Show Log 3.31.15Rich 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.
Pa. Supreme Court Affirms Leak Probe That Named Attorney General Kathleen KaneThe 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.
Pa. Attorney General Kane Asks State's High Court To Upend Prosecutor Investigating HerWho can empanel a grand jury, and why? Those are the questions Kathleen Kane is asking the Pennsylvania Supreme Court to decide.
Zeoli Show Log 2.23.15Rich reviewed the OSCARs, a report that revealed Hillary Clinton paid women less than men while serving as Senator from New York, and the withdraw of a judicial nominee from the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. He also talked to PA State Rep. Joe Hackett about decriminalizing out-state-alcohol purchases.
Democrats To Weigh Pennsylvania High Court EndorsementsSix state and county judges are vying in Saturday's voting at the Hotel Hershey for the party's support in the May 19 primary.