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State Supreme Court Justice

(Former Justice Joan Orie Melvin.  File photo)

Former PA Justice Neglected To Send Autographed Handcuff Photos

Former state Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin is due in court to explain why she hasn’t yet sent autographed pictures of herself in handcuffs apologizing to other state judges for her campaign corruption conviction earlier this year.

10/15/2013

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State Supreme Court Justice Convicted On Charges Of Using Taxpayer Resources For Campaign

State Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin and her sister, Janine Orie, were convicted of theft of services and conspiracy for allegedly using Melvin’s judicial staff – and legislative staffers of another sister, former Republican state Senator Jane Orie – to campaign for Melvin.

02/21/2013