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Philly.com
Kane's lawyers refile motion to quash chargesNORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) - Lawyers for Attorney General Kathleen Kane have refiled
Kane's lawyers refile motion to quash charges
Philly.com / Posted an hour ago
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) - Lawyers for Attorney General Kathleen Kane have refiled a motion to throw out her criminal charges after an earlier motion was thrown out on a technicality. Kane's lawyers made the filing Thursday in Montgomery County... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
3 Franciscan leaders charged in abuse of more than 100 children in Pennsylvaniaunclear where the three men live and whether they have attorneys who could comm
3 Franciscan leaders charged in abuse of more than 100 children in Pennsylvania
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
unclear where the three men live and whether they have attorneys who could comment on the charges. Attorney General Kathleen Kane, who announced the charges, the men "were more concerned about protecting the image of the order, more... Read more
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Philly.com
Delayed justice for abuse victims need not be deniedvictims that chance has changed his mind. State Rep. Thomas Caltagirone (D., Be
Delayed justice for abuse victims need not be denied
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
victims that chance has changed his mind. State Rep. Thomas Caltagirone (D., Berks) had his epiphany after Attorney General Kathleen Kane announced a pair of disturbing grand jury findings of serial clergy abuse in western and central Pennsylvania.... Read more
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The Morning Call
The Morning Call wins special award for watchdog report on legislative spendingKeystone Press Awards, with Esack taking first for his coverage of the Capitol,
The Morning Call wins special award for watchdog report on legislative spending
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
Keystone Press Awards, with Esack taking first for his coverage of the Capitol, including stories about Attorney General Kathleen Kane and the state budget. Allentown reporter Emily Opilo took second for her coverage of the federal corruption... Read more
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examiner.com
Illinois passes bill providing uniform pot laws, now awaits governor's signaturecannabis do not ruin someone’s life, creating barriers against housing, employm
Illinois passes bill providing uniform pot laws, now awaits governor's signature
examiner.com / Posted 6 days ago
cannabis do not ruin someone’s life, creating barriers against housing, employment and education,” noted Cassidy. Last year Kathleen Kane-Willis, executive director of the Illinois Consortium on Drug Policy at Roosevelt University, agreed, and... Read more
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Philly.com
Supporters, critics begin the battle over Pa. sex abuse billsuch a bill in Pennsylvania. But outrage over two grand jury reports and crimi
Supporters, critics begin the battle over Pa. sex abuse bill
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
such a bill in Pennsylvania. But outrage over two grand jury reports and criminal charges this year by Attorney General Kathleen Kane in the Altoona-Johnstown Diocese proved key in the House's reversal. Victims' advocates on Wednesday said... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
State Rep. Rozzi to host spotlight on Statutes of Limitation Reform panelHARRISBURG, Pa.– After the Altoona-Johnstown Catholic Diocese scandal that was
State Rep. Rozzi to host spotlight on Statutes of Limitation Reform panel
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 8 days ago
HARRISBURG, Pa.– After the Altoona-Johnstown Catholic Diocese scandal that was uncovered by Attorney General Kathleen Kane this year, a discussion began on extending the Statutes of Limitations for victims of abuse. Today, State Rep. Mark Rozzi... Read more
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The Morning Call
Kathleen Kane's bid to quash charges rejected on procedural groundsNORRISTOWN — Lawyers for Attorney General Kathleen Kane have 10 days to refile
Kathleen Kane's bid to quash charges rejected on procedural grounds
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
NORRISTOWN — Lawyers for Attorney General Kathleen Kane have 10 days to refile a motion seeking to throw out her criminal charges, a judge said Tuesday, ruling that the earlier filing failed to meet standards for criminal procedure. Montgomery... Read more
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TribLIVE
Kane’s bid to quash charges rejected on procedural groundson procedural grounds | TribLIVE Kane's bid to quash charges rejected on proce
Kane’s bid to quash charges rejected on procedural grounds
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
on procedural grounds | TribLIVE Kane's bid to quash charges rejected on procedural grounds Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane arrives for a pretrial hearing in her grand jury leak case, Wednesday, April 20, 2016, at the Montgomery County... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Kane's bid to quash charges rejected on procedural groundsA judge is giving lawyers for Attorney General Kathleen Kane 10 days to refile
Kane's bid to quash charges rejected on procedural grounds
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
A judge is giving lawyers for Attorney General Kathleen Kane 10 days to refile a motion to throw out her criminal charges. Montgomery County Judge Wendy Demchik-Alloy on Tuesday rejected Kane's earlier filing and said it doesn't adhere to rules of... Read more
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Philly.com
Baer: The quiet consequences of corruptionat once in 2012; the state's treasurer, Rob McCord, last year pleaded to attemp
Baer: The quiet consequences of corruption
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
at once in 2012; the state's treasurer, Rob McCord, last year pleaded to attempted extortion; the state's attorney general, Kathleen Kane, and one of its longest-serving congressmen, Chaka Fattah, charged with crimes. And so forth. There are other... Read more
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TribLIVE
Broad Pa. laws allow dubious use of campaign cashany cases where violations found in an audit led to criminal referrals. Jeffre
Broad Pa. laws allow dubious use of campaign cash
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
any cases where violations found in an audit led to criminal referrals. Jeffrey A. Johnson, spokesman for Attorney General Kathleen Kane, said he could find no recent election law violations handled by his office. Westmoreland County District... Read more
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Philly.com
Judge rejects appeal by contractor convicted in deadly 2013 collapseby Assistant District Attorney Frank Fina. Fina is the former state prosecutor
Judge rejects appeal by contractor convicted in deadly 2013 collapse
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
by Assistant District Attorney Frank Fina. Fina is the former state prosecutor accused by state Attorney General Kathleen Kane of using government computers to swap pornography and crude racial and ethic humor among a group of fellow... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
George D. StempelBecky (Mike) Earnest, of Palm Bay, Fla., Jamie (Dan) Cunnard, of Orlando, Fla.,
George D. Stempel
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
Becky (Mike) Earnest, of Palm Bay, Fla., Jamie (Dan) Cunnard, of Orlando, Fla., Robert (Pat) Kane Jr., of Williamsport, and Kathleen Kane, of Williamsport. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, and cousins and two very special nieces, Sara... Read more
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TribLIVE
9 Jeannette residents, 4 others charged in drug sweepto the attorney general's office. Police are seeking those charged as part of
9 Jeannette residents, 4 others charged in drug sweep
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
to the attorney general's office. Police are seeking those charged as part of a collaborative sweep. Attorney General Kathleen Kane encouraged anyone who witnesses a drug deal in their neighborhood to anonymously notify her office by texting... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pennsylvania taxpayers foot hefty legal bill for Kathleen Kane | TribLIVE Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane leaves after her pre
Pennsylvania taxpayers foot hefty legal bill for Kathleen Kane
TribLIVE / Posted 19 days ago
| TribLIVE Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane leaves after her preliminary hearing Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015, at the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Sneak peek: National Museum of Industrial History gives tour to history buffsthe years and its slow progress ultimately attracted the attention of a Northam
Sneak peek: National Museum of Industrial History gives tour to history buffs
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
the years and its slow progress ultimately attracted the attention of a Northampton County grand jury and Attorney General Kathleen Kane, whose office last year gave the museum two years to open or dissolve. While Kane's office was deliberating the... Read more
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Reuters
Convicted child molester Sandusky granted hearing on appeallawyer. "We're formulating our witness list now." In a statement, Bruce Castor
Convicted child molester Sandusky granted hearing on appeal
Reuters / Posted 20 days ago
lawyer. "We're formulating our witness list now." In a statement, Bruce Castor, the top deputy for state Attorney General Kathleen Kane, said Sandusky's claims were meritless. "Mr. Sandusky has nothing but time on his hands and thus can claim... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky granted hearing on appeallawyer. "We're formulating our witness list now." In a statement, Bruce Castor
Convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky granted hearing on appeal
Calgary Sun / Posted 20 days ago
lawyer. "We're formulating our witness list now." In a statement, Bruce Castor, the top deputy for state Attorney General Kathleen Kane, said Sandusky's claims were meritless. "Mr. Sandusky has nothing but time on his hands and thus can claim... Read more
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MLive.com
Jerry Sandusky's attorneys granted court date to press claims for new trialSandusky's original trial attorney, Joe Amendola. Salemme said they might even
Jerry Sandusky's attorneys granted court date to press claims for new trial
MLive.com / Posted 21 days ago
Sandusky's original trial attorney, Joe Amendola. Salemme said they might even attempt to call current Attorney General Kathleen Kane, who presided over her own lengthy investigation of the Sandusky investigation after taking office in... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
PSU cases on shaky groundall three men, even though they had reason to believe she represented them as i
PSU cases on shaky ground
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 21 days ago
all three men, even though they had reason to believe she represented them as individuals. Friday, Attorney General Kathleen Kane announced, based on an analysis by her newly appointed solicitor general, Bruce L. Castor, that the... Read more
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Philly.com
Hershey board spends $3.6 million investigating itselfboard has received lucrative compensation that flouts the rules it agreed to in
Hershey board spends $3.6 million investigating itself
Philly.com / Posted 21 days ago
board has received lucrative compensation that flouts the rules it agreed to in 2013 to settle with Attorney General Kathleen Kane an investigation into the purchase of a $12 million luxury golf course and other financial... Read more
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Philly.com
The feds' corruption fight is in dangermore unsavory revelations to come. Such federal investigations are essential in
The feds' corruption fight is in danger
Philly.com / Posted 22 days ago
more unsavory revelations to come. Such federal investigations are essential in a state where the attorney general, Kathleen Kane, famously squashed corruption probes and where local prosecutors often shy away from politically sensitive... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Bishop: Foster’s claims ‘simply false’romantic partners of priests identified as child molesters. The grand jury rep
Bishop: Foster’s claims ‘simply false’
Altoona Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
romantic partners of priests identified as child molesters. The grand jury report issued by Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane in February states that former Bishop Joseph Adamec largely ignored or downplayed Foster's reports of priestly... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Open Lineproblem with the library or you're an ex-employee of the library or something,
Open Line
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
problem with the library or you're an ex-employee of the library or something, then get off it. Move on to something else. Kathleen Kane has taken quite a beating because she was trying to clean house while others preferred that the dirt be swept... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Olympus America pays $306 million kickback settlementand the federal government. As part of the settlement, the state will receive
Olympus America pays $306 million kickback settlement
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 22 days ago
and the federal government. As part of the settlement, the state will receive $1.6 million, announced Attorney General Kathleen Kane. The settlement was the result of a whistle-blower lawsuit — United States et al., ex rel. John Slowik v.... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Foster says bishop turning blind eyetip of the iceberg," local businessman George Foster said. The grand jury repo
Foster says bishop turning blind eye
Altoona Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
tip of the iceberg," local businessman George Foster said. The grand jury report issued by Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane in February states that former Bishop Joseph Adamec largely ignored or downplayed Foster's reports of priestly... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Jerry Sandusky Heads Back To Court To Overturn Child Molestation Convictionwho won a Pulitzer Prize for her expose of the case. Cleland gave Lindsay perm
Jerry Sandusky Heads Back To Court To Overturn Child Molestation Conviction
The Huffington Post / Posted 23 days ago
who won a Pulitzer Prize for her expose of the case. Cleland gave Lindsay permission to call Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane to testify whether she believes Frank Fina, one of the Sandusky prosecutors, leaked the secret testimony. Kane... Read more
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TribLIVE
Estey firing from Hershey Trust quickly followed criminal revelationsGeneral's office was investigating the activities of the trust and related enti
Estey firing from Hershey Trust quickly followed criminal revelations
TribLIVE / Posted 23 days ago
General's office was investigating the activities of the trust and related entities. In May 2013, Attorney General Kathleen Kane said her office's investigation revealed no wrongdoing and that it negotiated a deal in which Hershey Trust... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Kutztown man found to have child porn, attorney general saysinvestigation of a file-sharing network led authorities to his home at 345 Nort
Kutztown man found to have child porn, attorney general says
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 23 days ago
investigation of a file-sharing network led authorities to his home at 345 North Kemp St., in Kutztown, Attorney General Kathleen Kane announced Monday. Agents with the attorney general's child predator's section, officers with the Kutztown... Read more
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Philly.com
Few details available in Estey bombshellhiring Estey, the trust, long known for its strong GOP ties, turned to a Democr
Few details available in Estey bombshell
Philly.com / Posted 25 days ago
hiring Estey, the trust, long known for its strong GOP ties, turned to a Democrat to deal with a Democrat: Attorney General Kathleen Kane. In the end, Kane cleared the trust of any misconduct, but negotiated reforms, including a cut in pay for... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
McGinty, Toomey tangle in victory speechesSen. John Rafferty of Montgomery County, in the general election. Shapiro and
McGinty, Toomey tangle in victory speeches
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
Sen. John Rafferty of Montgomery County, in the general election. Shapiro and Rafferty are vying to succeed Democrat Kathleen Kane, who didn't seek re-election amid criminal charges that she unlawfully leaked grand jury information and then... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
The Latest: McGinty, Toomey tangle in victory speechesSen. John Rafferty of Montgomery County, in the general election. Shapiro and
The Latest: McGinty, Toomey tangle in victory speeches
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
Sen. John Rafferty of Montgomery County, in the general election. Shapiro and Rafferty are vying to succeed Democrat Kathleen Kane, who didn't seek re-election amid criminal charges that she unlawfully leaked grand jury information and then... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton win primaries in PennsylvaniaRafferty, of Montgomery County, over a career prosecutor and police officer. T
Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton win primaries in Pennsylvania
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
Rafferty, of Montgomery County, over a career prosecutor and police officer. The candidates will vie to succeed Democrat Kathleen Kane, who decided not to seek a second term while she faces trial over allegations she unlawfully leaked grand jury... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Kane drops appeal of Supreme Court Sandusky ruling22 rulings on the cases involving Spanier, Schultz and Curley. That was follow
Kane drops appeal of Supreme Court Sandusky ruling
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 26 days ago
22 rulings on the cases involving Spanier, Schultz and Curley. That was followed by a news release from Attorney General Kathleen Kane, who said she accepts the opinion of the Solicitor General and, has ordered that no further state resources be... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Pennsylvania voters firm in their presidential choicesthe U.S. Senate. In a race for state attorney general, three Democrats and two
Pennsylvania voters firm in their presidential choices
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
the U.S. Senate. In a race for state attorney general, three Democrats and two Republicans are running to succeed Democrat Kathleen Kane. Facing trial over the alleged unlawful leaking of grand jury information, Kane decided not to seek a second... Read more
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Philly.com
AG Kane won't fight ruling in case against Penn State leadersAttorney General Kathleen Kane will not seek to overturn an appellate court rul
AG Kane won't fight ruling in case against Penn State leaders
Philly.com / Posted 26 days ago
Attorney General Kathleen Kane will not seek to overturn an appellate court ruling that dismissed the most serious charges against three former Pennsylvania State University leaders accused of ignoring or covering up Jerry Sandusky's child sex... Read more
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Philly.com
AG Kane won't fight ruling in Spanier caseAttorney General Kathleen Kane will not seek to overturn an appellate court rul
AG Kane won't fight ruling in Spanier case
Philly.com / Posted 27 days ago
Attorney General Kathleen Kane will not seek to overturn an appellate court ruling that dismissed the most serious charges against three former Pennsylvania State University leaders accused of ignoring or covering up Jerry Sandusky's child sex... Read more
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TribLIVE
Best cleanup candidate expected to win Pennsylvania AG racecleanup candidate expected to win Pennsylvania AG race The scandal embroiling
Best cleanup candidate expected to win Pennsylvania AG race
TribLIVE / Posted 28 days ago
cleanup candidate expected to win Pennsylvania AG race The scandal embroiling outgoing Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane could shape whom voters in November choose to lead the office. “The race will be about who can best clean up... Read more
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Philly.com
Kane says she's victim of 'vindictive' prosecutionAttorney General Kathleen Kane made another bid Wednesday to end the looming cr
Kane says she's victim of 'vindictive' prosecution
Philly.com / Posted 28 days ago
Attorney General Kathleen Kane made another bid Wednesday to end the looming criminal trial against her, arguing that she was unfairly targeted for a selective and vindictive prosecution. In court filings, Kane's lawyers contended her political... Read more
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TribLIVE
PA to share in nearly $785 million settlement with drugmaker Pfizerinvolved alleged conduct by Wyeth before New York-based Pfizer acquired the com
PA to share in nearly $785 million settlement with drugmaker Pfizer
TribLIVE / Posted 28 days ago
involved alleged conduct by Wyeth before New York-based Pfizer acquired the company in 2009, Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane said Wednesday. Wyeth gave thousands of hospitals deep discounts on two versions of the heartburn and acid... Read more
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Times News
McGinty gets Democratic nod for SenateRafferty, of Montgomery County, over a career prosecutor and police officer. T
McGinty gets Democratic nod for Senate
Times News / Posted 28 days ago
Rafferty, of Montgomery County, over a career prosecutor and police officer. The candidates will vie to succeed Democrat Kathleen Kane, who decided not to seek a second term while she faces trial over allegations she unlawfully leaked grand jury... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Nominees for AG, senate races pickedDistrict Attorney John Morganelli, in Tuesday's primary election. Shapiro and
Nominees for AG, senate races picked
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
District Attorney John Morganelli, in Tuesday's primary election. Shapiro and Rafferty are vying to succeed Democrat Kathleen Kane, who didn't seek re-election amid criminal charges that she unlawfully leaked grand jury information and then... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Rafferty, Shapiro win nominations to run for Pennsylvania AGfrom the same suburban Philadelphia county will vie this fall for the seat bein
Rafferty, Shapiro win nominations to run for Pennsylvania AG
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 29 days ago
from the same suburban Philadelphia county will vie this fall for the seat being vacated by embattled Attorney General Kathleen Kane. Sen. John Rafferty easily beat former prosecutor and police officer Joe Peters for the Republican nomination... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Voters take over from Pennsylvania's trail-weary candidatesthe U.S. Senate. In a race for state attorney general, three Democrats and two
Voters take over from Pennsylvania's trail-weary candidates
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
the U.S. Senate. In a race for state attorney general, three Democrats and two Republicans are running to succeed Democrat Kathleen Kane. Facing trial over the alleged unlawful leaking of grand jury information, Kane decided not to seek a second... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
John Rafferty vs. Josh Shapiro in Pennsylvania attorney general raceand county commissioner from Montgomery County will vie this fall for the seat
John Rafferty vs. Josh Shapiro in Pennsylvania attorney general race
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 29 days ago
and county commissioner from Montgomery County will vie this fall for the seat being vacated by embattled Attorney General Kathleen Kane.\ Pennsylvania Sen. John Rafferty easily beat former prosecutor and police officer Joe Peters for the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Peters wins AG race locally, loses big statewideIn contrast, Mr. Peters entered the race in February, announcing his candidacy
Peters wins AG race locally, loses big statewide
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
In contrast, Mr. Peters entered the race in February, announcing his candidacy the same day embattled Attorney General Kathleen Kane, Mr. Peters’ former boss, said she would bow out. “We took on the establishment with little money versus an... Read more
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The Morning Call
Shapiro and Rafferty win primary battles for PA attorney generalprimaries for Pennsylvania attorney general Tuesday and will face each other in
Shapiro and Rafferty win primary battles for PA attorney general
The Morning Call / Posted 29 days ago
primaries for Pennsylvania attorney general Tuesday and will face each other in the fall for the right to succeed Kathleen Kane, the embattled incumbent who opted not to seek re-election. On the Democratic side, Montgomery County... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania primary: Shapiro beats Zappala; Rafferty wins Republican nod for attorney generalthird behind Shapiro and Zappala in the Democratic race. Rafferty will face Sh
Pennsylvania primary: Shapiro beats Zappala; Rafferty wins Republican nod for attorney general
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 29 days ago
third behind Shapiro and Zappala in the Democratic race. Rafferty will face Shapiro in an election to replace Democrat Kathleen Kane, who is not seeking another term. Kane is awaiting trial on charges she unlawfully leaked grand jury... Read more
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The Morning Call
Rafferty declared winner of GOP race for attorney general; Shapiro leads Demsprimary election. He'll take on Rafferty in the general election. Shapiro and
Rafferty declared winner of GOP race for attorney general; Shapiro leads Dems
The Morning Call / Posted 29 days ago
primary election. He'll take on Rafferty in the general election. Shapiro and Rafferty are vying to succeed Democrat Kathleen Kane, who didn't seek re-election amid criminal charges that she unlawfully leaked grand jury information and then... Read more
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