Pa. Supreme Court Rejects Kane Bid To Restore Law License; Senate Expected To Vote On RemovalThe state Supreme Court has rejected Attorney General Kathleen Kane’s bid to lift the suspension of her law license.
PA Lawmakers Send Governor Expungement BillA bill now on its way to Governor Wolf’s desk would expand Pennsylvania’s expungement law for non-violent offenders.
Panel Urges Senate Delay Vote On Removing Kathleen KaneThat recommendation is that the Senate hold off on a vote to remove Kane.
Senate Committee To Issue Kane Recommendations TodayA state Senate committee is expected to issue recommendations today that could set the stage for a Senate vote on whether to remove embattled Attorney General Kathleen Kane.
PA House Committee Approves Kane Impeachment InvestigationA state House committee is expected to vote today on a resolution to begin impeachment proceedings against embattled Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane.
Some Charges Dropped Against Former PSU Officials In Sandusky CaseThe Commonwealth’s case against three former Penn State officials who had been charged with covering up the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal suffered a severe blow Friday with a ruling by state Superior Court.
Pa. Lawmakers Advance Legislation To Crack Down On Unpaid TollsPennsylvania lawmakers are mulling legislation that would have motorists risk suspension of their vehicle registration for failing to pay tolls.
Pennsylvania State Prison Population Notches Biggest Drop In 40-Plus YearsPennsylvania’s state prisons notched their biggest population decline in more than four decades in 2015.
Pennsylvania House Democrats Block Funding For Temple, State-related UniversitiesDemocrats in the state House have, for now, blocked bills that would approve funding for Temple, Lincoln and other state-related universities as the battle over the state budget continues.
Wolf Exercises Line-Item Veto, Releases Emergency Money To School, Human Service AgenciesGovernor Wolf has announced he is vetoing parts of a Republican-passed budget sent to him last week while allowing emergency funds to get to schools and social service agencies.
PA House To Press Ahead With Budget Stopgap LegislationA tentative state budget deal broke down Saturday when the House resoundingly rejected part of that deal, a public employee pension reform plan.
Pennsylvania Senate Sets Process To Consider Removing AG KaneThe state Senate has unanimously voted to hold a hearing that could lead to a vote on removing embattled Attorney General Kathleen Kane from office.