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The Morning Call
AG tells staff he's reviewing report about offensive emailshis approval. Castor was responding to emails sent this week by a team of priv
AG tells staff he's reviewing report about offensive emails
The Morning Call / Posted 6 hours ago
his approval. Castor was responding to emails sent this week by a team of private lawyers hired by Castor's predecessor, Kathleen Kane, to review the emails that have roiled the state's legal and governmental circles for two years. One email... Read more
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Philly.com
Fear and loathing among state employees as release nears for report on porn emailsand dread among recipients of the warning. Douglas Gansler, the special prosec
Fear and loathing among state employees as release nears for report on porn emails
Philly.com / Posted 11 hours ago
and dread among recipients of the warning. Douglas Gansler, the special prosecutor appointed by former Attorney General Kathleen Kane to investigate the exchange of offensive emails, sent letters Wednesday afternoon to dozens of employees of the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Luzerne DA takes over drug task forcewhen then-Deputy Attorney General Bruce Castor Jr. signed off on it about two w
Luzerne DA takes over drug task force
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
when then-Deputy Attorney General Bruce Castor Jr. signed off on it about two weeks ago, while then-Attorney General Kathleen Kane stood trial for perjury and other charges, Salavantis said. Police chiefs and detectives throughout the county... Read more
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The Hill
Pennsylvania corruption runs deep, Kane was the latest victimwrong reasons in recent weeks, as political corruption scandals have again rock
Pennsylvania corruption runs deep, Kane was the latest victim
The Hill / Posted yesterday
wrong reasons in recent weeks, as political corruption scandals have again rocked the birthplace of American Democracy. Kathleen Kane, the first Democratic woman to hold the office of state Attorney General, was recently found guilty of nine... Read more
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Philly.com
Sandusky prosecutors defend investigation, deny leakscareer has been dominated by accusations and denials of grand jury leaks. His
Sandusky prosecutors defend investigation, deny leaks
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
career has been dominated by accusations and denials of grand jury leaks. His years-long feud with former Attorney General Kathleen Kane stemmed from her belief that Fina leaked information to the Inquirer about a sting operation she shut down that... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Open Lineto signed letters will not be printed. Callers do not need to identify themselv
Open Line
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
to signed letters will not be printed. Callers do not need to identify themselves. Why is Pennsylvania so afraid of Kathleen Kane? What do they have to hide? My comment's in regard to the Facebook post by Mifflin County Commissioner Lisa... Read more
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The Morning Call
Doesn't anyone know how to apologize anymore?natural response for people like Clinton, Trump and Lochte is the one adopted b
Doesn't anyone know how to apologize anymore?
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
natural response for people like Clinton, Trump and Lochte is the one adopted by disgraced former state Attorney General Kathleen Kane. In just a few years, Kane went from a political shooting star to a black hole, stripped of her law license,... Read more
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Raw Story
Sandusky lawyer seeks to prove leak tainted Penn State molestation caseprosecutors, including Frank Fina. Fina was at the center of the recent case i
Sandusky lawyer seeks to prove leak tainted Penn State molestation case
Raw Story / Posted 3 days ago
prosecutors, including Frank Fina. Fina was at the center of the recent case in which former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane was convicted of leaking information from a grand jury in a separate case. Prosecutors said Kane illegally... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Sandusky lawyer seeks to prove leak tainted in Penn State molestation caseprosecutors, including Frank Fina. Fina was at the center of the recent case i
Sandusky lawyer seeks to prove leak tainted in Penn State molestation case
Reuters Sports News / Posted 3 days ago
prosecutors, including Frank Fina. Fina was at the center of the recent case in which former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane was convicted of leaking information from a grand jury in a separate case. Prosecutors said Kane illegally... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Open Linewant to congratulate the 13-year-old baseball team and their coaches. What a fa
Open Line
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
want to congratulate the 13-year-old baseball team and their coaches. What a fabulous job. What are you big boys afraid of Kathleen Kane for that you have to even want to think about impeachment after everything else you've already done to her. You... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Appointing the attorney general could help avoid future fiascosTools This was quite a week at the state Capitol. After being embattled for m
Appointing the attorney general could help avoid future fiascos
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
Tools This was quite a week at the state Capitol. After being embattled for most of the last two years, Attorney General Kathleen Kane gave up and resigned, following her conviction Monday evening on every count against her. That resignation took... Read more
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Philly.com
In 2013, I was falsely accused and prosecuted by Kathleen Kanenurse and a consultant for Compassion and Choices, an end-of-life advocacy orga
In 2013, I was falsely accused and prosecuted by Kathleen Kane
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
nurse and a consultant for Compassion and Choices, an end-of-life advocacy organization Former Attorney General Kathleen Kane has had her day in court. This is somewhat unusual as the overwhelming majority of criminal cases in the United... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
AG office may cycle through 4 leadersCastor, who was appointed by former Attorney General Kathleen Kane, took over t
AG office may cycle through 4 leaders
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
Castor, who was appointed by former Attorney General Kathleen Kane, took over the office last week after Kane stepped down. But his tenure is destined to be short-lived, with many in the Senate suggesting they'll back Gov. Tom Wolf's replacement... Read more
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Philly.com
For Kane, bitter months ahead as sentencing loomssaid Friday that "convictions can be overturned, pardons can be granted, all ki
For Kane, bitter months ahead as sentencing looms
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
said Friday that "convictions can be overturned, pardons can be granted, all kinds of things happen." "Impeachment is the only mechanism today that can ensure that Kathleen Kane never serves elected office again," he said. 717-787-5934 @Angel... Read more
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The Morning Call
Politics as Usualhe pleaded guilty to a federal charge of violating campaign finance laws. Bruc
Politics as Usual
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
he pleaded guilty to a federal charge of violating campaign finance laws. Bruce Castor has bucked that precedent since Kathleen Kane resigned last week after a jury found her guilty of perjury and abuse of power for lying about a grand jury... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Long, twisted path from Scranton to Norristownsee me in late 2009 to inform me that polling they had taken and released to th
Long, twisted path from Scranton to Norristown
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
see me in late 2009 to inform me that polling they had taken and released to the media showed that I would be defeated by Kathleen Kane if she decided to seek a senatorial office in 2010. I asked her for a copy of the results of the poll and was... Read more
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Times News
FBI questions staffers as Philly DA reports $160K in giftsfrom an informant as she promised to help him land a government contract. Willi
FBI questions staffers as Philly DA reports $160K in gifts
Times News / Posted 6 days ago
from an informant as she promised to help him land a government contract. Williams criticized then-Attorney General Kathleen Kane for not prosecuting the FBI sting case of Tynes and several state lawmakers. Tynes’ lawyer, Louis Busico, on... Read more
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Philly.com
Despite Kane's resignation, panel still mulls impeachmentHARRISBURG - Former Attorney General Kathleen Kane, who resigned this week afte
Despite Kane's resignation, panel still mulls impeachment
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
HARRISBURG - Former Attorney General Kathleen Kane, who resigned this week after her conviction for perjury and other crimes, may still face impeachment. The chairman of a key state House panel said he would continue to push for impeachment to set... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the Editor Tools Wrong from get-go Editor: It has been fascinating to follow The Times-T
Letters to the Editor
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Tools Wrong from get-go Editor: It has been fascinating to follow The Times-Tribune’s recent editorials cataloguing Kathleen Kane’s fall from grace. And Chris Kelly’s Aug. 14 column cited how she “sorely lacked practical experience and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters - The Times-TribuneTools Wrong from get-go Editor: It has been fascinating to follow The Times-T
Letters - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Tools Wrong from get-go Editor: It has been fascinating to follow The Times-Tribune’s recent editorials cataloguing Kathleen Kane’s fall from grace. And Chris Kelly’s Aug. 14 column cited how she “sorely lacked practical experience and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bruce Beemer biographywhite-collar criminal defense cases. 2011-July: chief of staff to Attorney Gen
Bruce Beemer biography
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
white-collar criminal defense cases. 2011-July: chief of staff to Attorney General Linda Kelly, and chief of criminal prosecutions and first deputy under Attorney General Kathleen Kane. July: State Inspector General Source: Office of Gov. Tom... Read more
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Reuters
Pennsylvania governor nominates replacement for convicted attorney generalFile photo of Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane congratulating Govern
Pennsylvania governor nominates replacement for convicted attorney general
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
File photo of Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane congratulating Governor Tom Wolf following his inauguration ceremony at the State Capitol in Harrisburg, U.S. January 20, 2015. REUTERS/Mark Makela/File Photo NEW YORK Pennsylvania Governor... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Governor Wolf Nominates Bruce Beemer for Attorney Generalunder Attorney General Linda Kelly and in 2013, he was appointed Chief of Crimi
Governor Wolf Nominates Bruce Beemer for Attorney General
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 7 days ago
under Attorney General Linda Kelly and in 2013, he was appointed Chief of Criminal Prosecutions under Attorney General Kathleen Kane before being named First Deputy. Mr. Beemer graduated summa cum laude in 1992 from the University of Scranton... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Governor Wolf Nominates Bruce Beemer for Attorney Generalunder Attorney General Linda Kelly and in 2013, he was appointed Chief of Crimi
Governor Wolf Nominates Bruce Beemer for Attorney General
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 7 days ago
under Attorney General Linda Kelly and in 2013, he was appointed Chief of Criminal Prosecutions under Attorney General Kathleen Kane before being named First Deputy. Mr. Beemer graduated summa cum laude in 1992 from the University of Scranton... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Governor's attorney general pick is Kathleen Kane's ex-chief deputyPennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf is nominating Kathleen Kane's former top deputy to s
Governor's attorney general pick is Kathleen Kane's ex-chief deputy
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 7 days ago
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf is nominating Kathleen Kane's former top deputy to step in as attorney general for the remaining months of her term. Wolf announced Thursday that he had tapped Bruce Beemer for the job. He must still get the approval of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Gov. Tom Wolf names Bruce Beemer as attorney generalHARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Wolf today named Bruce Beemer acting attorney general, re
Gov. Tom Wolf names Bruce Beemer as attorney general
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
HARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Wolf today named Bruce Beemer acting attorney general, replacing Kathleen Kane who resigned in convicted disgrace, and displacing her controversial assistant, who automatically slid into her position when she stepped down... Read more
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York Daily Record
White roses and thornslike a Goldilocks winter, please. Cold, but not too cold. Snow, but not too muc
White roses and thorns
York Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
like a Goldilocks winter, please. Cold, but not too cold. Snow, but not too much snow. THORNS: To state Attorney General Kathleen Kane for her nine convictions related to a grand jury leak. It’s a classic story of hubris. She started off with... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Jim Dey: Bad budget decisions nothing new in Illinoisgrand jury material to smear a political rival. Once considered a rising polit
Jim Dey: Bad budget decisions nothing new in Illinois
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
grand jury material to smear a political rival. Once considered a rising political star, Democratic Attorney General Kathleen Kane resigned Tuesday. But Kane's conviction barely scratches the surface of corruption that is scarring the... Read more
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Philly.com
Kathleen Kane should've known betterBy Noah Feldman It's never the wrongdoing - it's the lying about it. Former P
Kathleen Kane should've known better
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
By Noah Feldman It's never the wrongdoing - it's the lying about it. Former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane, who announced her resignation Tuesday in the face of a possible 14-year sentence for her conviction on perjury charges, proves... Read more
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The Express-Times
Kane undone by her own lust for vengeanceyou get too caught up in the political tentacles weaving in and out of the down
Kane undone by her own lust for vengeance
The Express-Times / Posted 7 days ago
you get too caught up in the political tentacles weaving in and out of the downfall of Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane, consider the court's findings: The state's top law enforcement officer leaked secret grand jury documents (a... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Open Lineupon may go to that municipality's office and request to see the most recent me
Open Line
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
upon may go to that municipality's office and request to see the most recent meeting minutes on file for public viewing. Kathleen Kane was found guilty on a perjury charge and will be punished as she should be. Yet Hillary Clinton put our nation,... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
New attorney general was prosecutor who didn’t charge CosbyWednesday as the state's top law enforcement official. He is succeeding - for n
New attorney general was prosecutor who didn’t charge Cosby
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Wednesday as the state's top law enforcement official. He is succeeding - for no more than a few months - Attorney General Kathleen Kane, a Democrat who is resigning following her conviction on charges she abused the powers of her office by leaking... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
State’s new AG key figure in Cosby case54, took the oath privately Wednesday as the state's top law enforcement offici
State’s new AG key figure in Cosby case
Altoona Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
54, took the oath privately Wednesday as the state's top law enforcement official, an office spokesman said. He succeeds Kathleen Kane, a Democrat who resigned following her conviction on charges she leaked secret grand jury information to smear... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Veteran prosecutor succeeds convicted bosscase against Bill Cosby. Bruce L. Castor Jr. took the oath Wednesday to become
Veteran prosecutor succeeds convicted boss
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
case against Bill Cosby. Bruce L. Castor Jr. took the oath Wednesday to become acting attorney general, five months after Kathleen Kane hired him. Kane resigned Wednesday, following Monday's conviction on charges she abused the powers of the... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
New Pennsylvania AG was prosecutor who didn't charge Cosby54, took the oath privately Wednesday as the state's top law enforcement offici
New Pennsylvania AG was prosecutor who didn't charge Cosby
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
54, took the oath privately Wednesday as the state's top law enforcement official, an office spokesman said. He succeeds Kathleen Kane, a Democrat who resigned following her conviction on charges she abused the powers of her office by leaking... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Convicted prosecutor says last day bittersweetoffice after her criminal conviction and resignation (all times local): 4:30 p
Convicted prosecutor says last day bittersweet
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
office after her criminal conviction and resignation (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Convicted Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane says her last day in office is bittersweet. Kane spoke to reporters Wednesday as she entered the attorney... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Veteran prosecutor succeeds convicted bosscase against Bill Cosby. Bruce L. Castor Jr. took the oath Wednesday to become
Veteran prosecutor succeeds convicted boss
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
case against Bill Cosby. Bruce L. Castor Jr. took the oath Wednesday to become acting attorney general, five months after Kathleen Kane hired him. Kane resigned Wednesday, following Monday's conviction on charges she abused the powers of the... Read more
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Philly.com
Kane juror: 'No one's above the law'He had never heard of Kathleen Kane until he became juror number six. But afte
Kane juror: 'No one's above the law'
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
He had never heard of Kathleen Kane until he became juror number six. But after sitting through the attorney general's week-long perjury trial, Adam Galasso said, "the amount of evidence against Ms. Kane was just unreal." Still, he said, jurors... Read more
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Philly.com
Giftgate: What was Seth Williams thinking?The clouds should have been clearing for our district attorney. Kathleen Kane,
Giftgate: What was Seth Williams thinking?
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
The clouds should have been clearing for our district attorney. Kathleen Kane, his nemesis, the rival he's endlessly blamed for so many of his office's misfortunes, is vanquished, newly convicted of perjury. The headlines about his porn-dabbling... Read more
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Philly.com
On last day in office, Kane says she has 'no regrets'Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane seemed the picture of serenity Wedn
On last day in office, Kane says she has 'no regrets'
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane seemed the picture of serenity Wednesday as she walked into her office for the last time as the state's top law enforcement official. "I try to live my life without any regrets," Kane, who was convicted... Read more
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Boston Globe
New Pennsylvania AG was prosecutor who didn’t charge CosbyWednesday as the state’s top law enforcement official. He is succeeding — for n
New Pennsylvania AG was prosecutor who didn’t charge Cosby
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
Wednesday as the state’s top law enforcement official. He is succeeding — for no more than a few months — Attorney General Kathleen Kane, a Democrat who is resigning following her conviction on charges she abused the powers of her office by leaking... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Pennsylvania's attorney general found guilty in perjury casewas convicted of leaking grand jury secrets and lying about it under oath. In
Pennsylvania's attorney general found guilty in perjury case
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
was convicted of leaking grand jury secrets and lying about it under oath. In calling her a flight risk, the judge ordered Kathleen Kane, 50, to surrender her passport and threatened to jail her if she retaliated against the once-trusted aides who... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
New Pennsylvania AG was prosecutor who didn't charge CosbyWednesday as the state's top law enforcement official. He is succeeding — for n
New Pennsylvania AG was prosecutor who didn't charge Cosby
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Wednesday as the state's top law enforcement official. He is succeeding — for no more than a few months — Attorney General Kathleen Kane, a Democrat who is resigning following her conviction on charges she abused the powers of her office by leaking... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Veteran prosecutor succeeds convicted bosscase against Bill Cosby. Bruce L. Castor Jr. took the oath Wednesday to become
Veteran prosecutor succeeds convicted boss
WSMV Nashville / Posted 8 days ago
case against Bill Cosby. Bruce L. Castor Jr. took the oath Wednesday to become acting attorney general, five months after Kathleen Kane hired him. Kane resigned Wednesday, following Monday's conviction on charges she abused the powers of the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Veteran prosecutor succeeds convicted bosscase against Bill Cosby. Bruce L. Castor Jr. took the oath Wednesday to become
Veteran prosecutor succeeds convicted boss
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 8 days ago
case against Bill Cosby. Bruce L. Castor Jr. took the oath Wednesday to become acting attorney general, five months after Kathleen Kane hired him. Kane resigned Wednesday, following Monday's conviction on charges she abused the powers of the... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Veteran prosecutor succeeds convicted bosscase against Bill Cosby. Bruce L. Castor Jr. took the oath Wednesday to become
Veteran prosecutor succeeds convicted boss
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 8 days ago
case against Bill Cosby. Bruce L. Castor Jr. took the oath Wednesday to become acting attorney general, five months after Kathleen Kane hired him. Kane resigned Wednesday, following Monday's conviction on charges she abused the powers of the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Veteran prosecutor succeeds convicted bosscase against Bill Cosby. Bruce L. Castor Jr. took the oath Wednesday to become
Veteran prosecutor succeeds convicted boss
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
case against Bill Cosby. Bruce L. Castor Jr. took the oath Wednesday to become acting attorney general, five months after Kathleen Kane hired him. Kane resigned Wednesday, following Monday's conviction on charges she abused the powers of the... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Veteran prosecutor succeeds convicted bosscase against Bill Cosby. Bruce L. Castor Jr. took the oath Wednesday to become
Veteran prosecutor succeeds convicted boss
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 8 days ago
case against Bill Cosby. Bruce L. Castor Jr. took the oath Wednesday to become acting attorney general, five months after Kathleen Kane hired him. Kane resigned Wednesday, following Monday's conviction on charges she abused the powers of the... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Veteran prosecutor succeeds convicted bosscase against Bill Cosby. Bruce L. Castor Jr. took the oath Wednesday to become
Veteran prosecutor succeeds convicted boss
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 8 days ago
case against Bill Cosby. Bruce L. Castor Jr. took the oath Wednesday to become acting attorney general, five months after Kathleen Kane hired him. Kane resigned Wednesday, following Monday's conviction on charges she abused the powers of the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Veteran prosecutor succeeds convicted bosscase against Bill Cosby. Bruce L. Castor Jr. took the oath Wednesday to become
Veteran prosecutor succeeds convicted boss
KXXV Waco / Posted 8 days ago
case against Bill Cosby. Bruce L. Castor Jr. took the oath Wednesday to become acting attorney general, five months after Kathleen Kane hired him. Kane resigned Wednesday, following Monday's conviction on charges she abused the powers of the... Read more
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