Former Philadelphia Traffic Court Judge Sentenced For Lying To FBIA federal judge has sentenced a former Philadelphia Traffic Court Judge Willie Singletary to 20 months in prison.
Year In Review: Traffic Court Corruption Exposed In Court In 2014Corruption brought down Philadelphia's Traffic court in 2013 and justice for those charged unfolded in 2014.
Sentencing Of Former Traffic Court Judges BeginsThe defendants were acquitted of ticket fixing conspiracy, but convicted of lying to authorities about their actions.
PA Supreme Court Scandal Leads To Calls For Statewide Court Reform"We've received many calls in the past week asking for change," says Lynn Marks, the Executive Director of Pennsylvanians for Modern Courts, a state-wide non-partisan organization that lobbies for court reforms.
6 Traffic Court Judges Cleared After 2 Month TrialThere was high drama this past week in federal court, as a jury acquitted six former Philadelphia traffic court judges of ticket fixing after a two month trial.
Jury Deliberations Underway In Federal Ticket-Fixing CaseAfter nearly two months of trial, jury deliberations are now underway in a federal ticket-fixing case.
Prosecution Expected To Rest In Traffic Court Ticket-Fixing TrialThe prosecution is expected to rest later today in the trial of six former Philadelphia Traffic Court judges who allegedly fixed tickets.
Surprising Testimony From Traffic Court Administrator On Ticket-fixing ScandalA traffic court administrator spoke about taking calls from the office of former Councilman -- now Mayor -- Michael Nutter.
Pa. House To Vote On Abolishing Philadelphia Traffic CourtThe state House today is expected to vote on legislation intended to abolish Philadelphia’s corruption-plagued Traffic Court. The legislation has already sailed through the state Senate.
Choices For Controller Dominate Philadelphia Primary BallotIncumbent Democrat Alan Butkovitz is seeking his third term in office. While he has the backing of the Democratic City Committee, he does face two primary challengers.
Pa. Judicial Conduct Board Moves To Suspend Sitting Traffic Court Judges Charged In Ticket-Fixing CaseAccording to the grand jury, ticket fixing was pervasive and frequent, and traffic court judges and employees took steps to conceal the crimes by shredding paperwork and speaking to one another in code.
Local Business Owner Charged In Traffic Court Ticket-Fixing CaseHenry Alfano's attorney entered a plea of not guilty.