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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Kane faces probation to years in prisonshe has little chance of remaining free on bail while she appeals the convictio
Kane faces probation to years in prison
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
she has little chance of remaining free on bail while she appeals the conviction. Kane, 50, was convicted last week in Montgomery County Court of two counts each of perjury, false swearing, obstructing the administration of law and conspiracy... Read more
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Philly.com
In 2013, I was falsely accused and prosecuted by Kathleen Kaneapologize to him in a statement that said "there is no credible evidence Mr. Lo
In 2013, I was falsely accused and prosecuted by Kathleen Kane
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
apologize to him in a statement that said "there is no credible evidence Mr. Logan ever stole anything." Ferman now is a Montgomery County Court judge. Xiaoxing Xi, a physics researcher at Temple University, was accused by federal prosecutors of... Read more
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The Morning Call
The rise and fall of Kathleen Kanethat uncovered a governmental conspiracy of threats, lies and abuse of power fo
The rise and fall of Kathleen Kane
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
that uncovered a governmental conspiracy of threats, lies and abuse of power for which Kane was convicted Monday in Montgomery County Court, prompting her resignation ahead of an October sentencing date that could bring her a maximum of 14... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
House panel to continue Kane impeachment probeactions — which in some cases led to civil lawsuits by her employees — that are
House panel to continue Kane impeachment probe
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
actions — which in some cases led to civil lawsuits by her employees — that are separate from her conviction Monday in Montgomery County Court, said Stephens. “We want to make sure people know what she had done and she is held accountable,” he... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
House panel to continue Kane impeachment probeactions — which in some cases led to civil lawsuits by her employees — that are
House panel to continue Kane impeachment probe
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
actions — which in some cases led to civil lawsuits by her employees — that are separate from her conviction Monday in Montgomery County Court, said Mr. Stephens. “We want to make sure people know what she had done and she is held... Read more
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The Morning Call
Kathleen Kane juror: overwhelming evidence, weighty decisionthat verdict, it was scary." Galasso, 24, of Conshohocken, Montgomery County,
Kathleen Kane juror: overwhelming evidence, weighty decision
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
that verdict, it was scary." Galasso, 24, of Conshohocken, Montgomery County, was one of six men and six women on the Montgomery County Court jury that determined Kane's fate. In an interview Wednesday, he discussed the jury's decision: a... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Kane announces plans to leave office todayemailed statement. Her sentencing in the leak case that engulfed two of her th
Kane announces plans to leave office today
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
emailed statement. Her sentencing in the leak case that engulfed two of her three years in office is scheduled Oct. 24 in Montgomery County Court. Ms. Kane, 50, of Waverly Twp. becomes the fourth attorney general to resign since the office was... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Kane to resign effective Wednesdayemailed statement. Her sentencing in the leak case that engulfed two of her th
Kane to resign effective Wednesday
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
emailed statement. Her sentencing in the leak case that engulfed two of her three years in office is scheduled Oct. 24 in Montgomery County Court. Ms. Kane, 50, of Waverly Twp. becomes the fourth attorney general to resign since the office was... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Kane to resign, how soon she'll be replaced remains unclearstatement. Her sentencing in the leak case, which engulfed two of her three ye
Kane to resign, how soon she'll be replaced remains unclear
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
statement. Her sentencing in the leak case, which engulfed two of her three years in office, is scheduled for Oct. 24 in Montgomery County Court. Kane, 50, of Waverly Township, becomes the fourth attorney general to resign since the office was... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Kane to resign, how soon she'll be replaced remains unclearemailed statement. Her sentencing in the leak case that engulfed two of her th
Kane to resign, how soon she'll be replaced remains unclear
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
emailed statement. Her sentencing in the leak case that engulfed two of her three years in office is scheduled Oct. 24 in Montgomery County Court. Ms. Kane, 50, of Waverly Twp. becomes the fourth attorney general to resign since the office was... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Kane faces probation to years in prisonchance of remaining free on bail while she appeals the conviction. Ms. Kane, 5
Kane faces probation to years in prison
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
chance of remaining free on bail while she appeals the conviction. Ms. Kane, 50, of Waverly Twp. was convicted Monday in Montgomery County Court of two counts each of perjury, false swearing, obstructing the administration of law and conspiracy... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Kane announces she will resignwas convicted of perjury and other counts in connection with a grand jury leak.
Kane announces she will resign
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
was convicted of perjury and other counts in connection with a grand jury leak. Her sentencing is scheduled for Oct. 24 in Montgomery County Court. Bruce Castor, the first deputy attorney general, will hold a press conference later this afternoon... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Verdict ‘crushing’ for Kanestate’s top law enforcement officer is now a convicted felon. Jurors in State
Verdict ‘crushing’ for Kane
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 days ago
state’s top law enforcement officer is now a convicted felon. Jurors in State Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane’s trial in Montgomery County Court deliberated for about 4½ hours Monday before finding her guilty of all charges: two counts each of... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Kane found guilty, will remain free pending sentencingstate’s top law enforcement officer is now a convicted felon. Jurors in State
Kane found guilty, will remain free pending sentencing
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
state’s top law enforcement officer is now a convicted felon. Jurors in State Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane’s trial in Montgomery County Court deliberated for about 4 ½ hours Monday before finding her guilty of all charges: two counts each of... Read more
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TribLIVE
Kane defense compares prosecution witnesses to used car salesmenSeth Farber, of Winston & Strawn in Manhattan, made the remarks in closing argu
Kane defense compares prosecution witnesses to used car salesmen
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
Seth Farber, of Winston & Strawn in Manhattan, made the remarks in closing arguments to a jury of six men and six women in Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas. He was attacking the credibility of Kane's former First Deputy Adrian King and her... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Kane's defense team rests without calling witnessesG. Kane opted not to testify at her trial or present any witnesses on her behal
Kane's defense team rests without calling witnesses
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
G. Kane opted not to testify at her trial or present any witnesses on her behalf Friday. Kane took the stand briefly in Montgomery County Court to confirm to Judge Wendy Demchick-Alloy that she did not wish to testify and made that decision... Read more
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The Morning Call
WARNING (Offensive language): Transcript of call between ex-Kathleen Kane consultant, friend over leak requestMontgomery County Court officials released this transcript of Pennsylvania Atto
WARNING (Offensive language): Transcript of call between ex-Kathleen Kane consultant, friend over leak request
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
Montgomery County Court officials released this transcript of Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane’s former campaign strategist Josh Morrow, who testified during her trial, speaking with a friend about a plan to leak secret grand jury records... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
No comment from Kane as she leaves courthouse todayafter her defense team rested their case this morning without presenting any wi
No comment from Kane as she leaves courthouse today
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
after her defense team rested their case this morning without presenting any witnesses. Ms. Kane took the stand briefly in Montgomery County Court to confirm to Judge Wendy Demchick-Alloy that she did not wish to testify and made that decision... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Kane's defense team rests without calling witnessesKathleen G. Kane’s defense team rested this morning without presenting any witn
Kane's defense team rests without calling witnesses
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Kathleen G. Kane’s defense team rested this morning without presenting any witnesses. Ms. Kane took the stand briefly in Montgomery County Court to confirm to Judge Wendy Demchick-Alloy that she did not wish to testify and made that decision... Read more
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Philly.com
Witness: Subject of leak at center of Kane trial was devastated by its releasePhiladelphia Daily News published a cover story about a grand jury investigatio
Witness: Subject of leak at center of Kane trial was devastated by its release
Philly.com / Posted 16 days ago
Philadelphia Daily News published a cover story about a grand jury investigation into him, his fiancee testified Friday in Montgomery County Court. "Everything changed after that article," Catherine Hicks said, testifying at Attorney General... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Fiancee of man targeted in grand jury leak testifies at Kane trialfighting for everyone. He wasn’t doing that anymore,” she said. Mr. Mondesire
Fiancee of man targeted in grand jury leak testifies at Kane trial
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
fighting for everyone. He wasn’t doing that anymore,” she said. Mr. Mondesire died last year. Ms. Kane’s trial in Montgomery County Court for perjury and several other offenses relate to the leak of documents from the 2009 investigation of... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Wife of man targeted in grand jury leak testifies at Kane trialfighting for everyone. He wasn’t doing that anymore,” she said. Mr. Mondesire
Wife of man targeted in grand jury leak testifies at Kane trial
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
fighting for everyone. He wasn’t doing that anymore,” she said. Mr. Mondesire died last year. Ms. Kane’s trial in Montgomery County Court for perjury and several other offenses relate to the leak of documents from the 2009 investigation of... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Kane consultant admits lying to grand jury to protect boss“I was trying to protect Kathleen.” The testimony was the most damaging eviden
Kane consultant admits lying to grand jury to protect boss
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 16 days ago
“I was trying to protect Kathleen.” The testimony was the most damaging evidence to emerge thus far in Kane’s trial in Montgomery County Court for perjury and several other offenses related to the leak of documents from a 2009 investigation of... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Kane consultant admits lying to grand jury to protect bossMs. Kane’s failure to sign the form. He thought it was simply an oversight. Ms
Kane consultant admits lying to grand jury to protect boss
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Ms. Kane’s failure to sign the form. He thought it was simply an oversight. Ms. Kane, 50, of Waverly Twp., is on trial in Montgomery County court for allegedly leaking grand jury documents from a 2009 probe of J. Whyatt Mondesire and lying to a... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Kane's attorney tries to portray former aide as scornedMs. Kane’s failure to sign the form. He thought it was simply an oversight. Ms
Kane's attorney tries to portray former aide as scorned
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
Ms. Kane’s failure to sign the form. He thought it was simply an oversight. Ms. Kane, 50, of Waverly Twp., is on trial in Montgomery County court for allegedly leaking grand jury documents from a 2009 probe of J. Whyatt Mondesire and lying to a... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Kane trial continues; Adrian King to retake standcourt concluded yesterday. Ms. Kane’s trial on charges of perjury, false swear
Kane trial continues; Adrian King to retake stand
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
court concluded yesterday. Ms. Kane’s trial on charges of perjury, false swearing official oppression, obstructing the administration of law and conspiracy resumed on its fourth day this morning in Montgomery County Court. Check back for... Read more
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The Morning Call
Kathleen Kane Trial Day 3CLEM MURRAY / Philadelphia Inquirer & Daily News PA Attorney General Kathleen
Kathleen Kane Trial Day 3
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
CLEM MURRAY / Philadelphia Inquirer & Daily News PA Attorney General Kathleen Kane arrives in Montgomery County Court as her trial on leaking grand jury testimony and later lying about it continues August 10, 2016. PA Attorney General Kathleen Kane... Read more
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Philly.com
first deputy AG: Kane said grand jury leak was 'not a big deal'important things to do,' " Beemer said Wednesday, recalling the June 2014 phone
first deputy AG: Kane said grand jury leak was 'not a big deal'
Philly.com / Posted 17 days ago
important things to do,' " Beemer said Wednesday, recalling the June 2014 phone call as he testified at Kane's trial in Montgomery County Court in Norristown. Kane is charged with perjury, obstruction, and other crimes. She is accused of... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Wednesday: Bruce Beemer testifies in Kane caseArticle Tools Day three of state Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane’s trial in
Wednesday: Bruce Beemer testifies in Kane case
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Article Tools Day three of state Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane’s trial in Montgomery County Court began with the continuing testimony of her former first deputy, Bruce Beemer. Mr. Beemer is an important witness for the perjury charge Ms. Kane... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Key person in Kane case: Adrian Kingbetween the state’s top prosecutor and her one-time close confidant promises to
Key person in Kane case: Adrian King
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
between the state’s top prosecutor and her one-time close confidant promises to be a key issue in Ms. Kane’s trial in Montgomery County Court on charges of perjury, false swearing official oppression, obstructing the administration of law and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Fidelity announces dividendKathleen G. Kane’s fate will be decided by a jury of six men and six women who
Fidelity announces dividend
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Kathleen G. Kane’s fate will be decided by a jury of six men and six women who will begin hearing testimony this morning in Montgomery County Court. (read more) Public records show state Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane spent almost $300,000 in... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Key issue in Kane case: Adrian Kingbattle between the state’s top prosecutor and her one-time close confidant prom
Key issue in Kane case: Adrian King
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 18 days ago
battle between the state’s top prosecutor and her one-time close confidant promises to be a key issue in Kane’s trial in Montgomery County Court on charges of perjury, false swearing official oppression, obstructing the administration of law and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Key issue in Kane case: Adrian Kingbetween the state’s top prosecutor and her one-time close confidant promises to
Key issue in Kane case: Adrian King
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
between the state’s top prosecutor and her one-time close confidant promises to be a key issue in Ms. Kane’s trial in Montgomery County Court on charges of perjury, false swearing official oppression, obstructing the administration of law and... Read more
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Raw Story
Pennsylvania attorney general sought revenge in illegal leak: prosecutorcriminal trial began. “Revenge is a dish best served cold,” prosecutor Michell
Pennsylvania attorney general sought revenge in illegal leak: prosecutor
Raw Story / Posted 18 days ago
criminal trial began. “Revenge is a dish best served cold,” prosecutor Michelle Henry said in her opening remarks in the Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas in Norristown, a Philadelphia suburb. “She knew it was wrong but she wanted revenge... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Opening statements conclude in Kane perjury trialand didn’t care who else she hurt accomplishing her goal, a prosecutor said in
Opening statements conclude in Kane perjury trial
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
and didn’t care who else she hurt accomplishing her goal, a prosecutor said in her opening statement this morning in Montgomery County Court. Angered by a critical newspaper article, she engaged in a calculated, concerted effort to smear... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Kane trial resumes in Montgomery County— Testimony is set to begin in the trial of State Attorney General Kathleen G.
Kane trial resumes in Montgomery County
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
— Testimony is set to begin in the trial of State Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane which has resumed this morning in Montgomery County Court. On Monday, a jury of six men and six women were chosen to hear the case in which Ms. Kane, 50, of... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Jury picked for Kane trialKathleen G. Kane’s fate will be decided by a jury of six men and six women who
Jury picked for Kane trial
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 19 days ago
Kathleen G. Kane’s fate will be decided by a jury of six men and six women who will begin hearing testimony this morning in Montgomery County Court. Prosecutors and Kane’s defense team spent about eight hours Monday whittling down a pool of 100... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Jury picked for Kane trialKathleen G. Kane’s fate will be decided by a jury of six men and six women who
Jury picked for Kane trial
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
Kathleen G. Kane’s fate will be decided by a jury of six men and six women who will begin hearing testimony this morning in Montgomery County Court. Prosecutors and Ms. Kane’s defense team spent about eight hours Monday whittling down a pool of 100... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Six men, six woman selected for Kane trial; opening statements start Tuesdayto determine if they can fairly judge the case. The process lasted until about
Six men, six woman selected for Kane trial; opening statements start Tuesday
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
to determine if they can fairly judge the case. The process lasted until about 6:30 p.m. today. Ms. Kane is on trial in Montgomery County Court on charges of perjury, false swearing, official oppression, obstructing the administration of law and... Read more
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NBC Washington
Settlement Reached in Lawsuit Over Death of Frostburg Playeror to see if his helmet was properly fitted. The Germantown, Maryland, residen
Settlement Reached in Lawsuit Over Death of Frostburg Player
NBC Washington / Posted 19 days ago
or to see if his helmet was properly fitted. The Germantown, Maryland, resident’s family filed the high-profile lawsuit in Montgomery County court. “This is a landmark settlement not just because it is the first brain-injury case that the NCAA has... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Former Supreme Court justice among those on Kane trial witness listto testify. It was not revealed if the witnesses will testify for the prosecuti
Former Supreme Court justice among those on Kane trial witness list
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
to testify. It was not revealed if the witnesses will testify for the prosecution or defense. Ms. Kane is on trial in Montgomery County Court on charges of perjury, false swearing, official oppression, obstructing the administration of law and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Jury selection begins in Kane trialof conspiracy for leaking grand jury information, then lying about her actions.
Jury selection begins in Kane trial
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
of conspiracy for leaking grand jury information, then lying about her actions. A pool of 150 jurors were called in to Montgomery County Court where proceedings got underway at 9 a.m. Prosecutors and defense attorneys will question them and... Read more
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Raw Story
Pennsylvania attorney general goes on trial in leak caselaws and is expected to offer a vigorous defense against perjury and obstructio
Pennsylvania attorney general goes on trial in leak case
Raw Story / Posted 20 days ago
laws and is expected to offer a vigorous defense against perjury and obstruction charges when testimony begins this week in Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas in Norristown, a suburb of Philadelphia. Kane argues prosecutors were using the... Read more
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The Morning Call
'Vindictive prosecution' defense barred as Kane trial beginsentrenched at the highest levels of state law enforcement. But as Kane stands
'Vindictive prosecution' defense barred as Kane trial begins
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
entrenched at the highest levels of state law enforcement. But as Kane stands trial on perjury charges starting Monday in Montgomery County Court, her lawyers will be constrained in their ability to weave that narrative for jurors. In an order... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Timeline of Kathleen Kane caseSteele takes over prosecution of Ms. Kane from Ms. Ferman, who won election as
Timeline of Kathleen Kane case
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
Steele takes over prosecution of Ms. Kane from Ms. Ferman, who won election as a county judge. Ms. Kane files a motion in Montgomery County Court seeking to dismiss charges based on claims of selective/vindictive prosecution. On June 20, Judge... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
State’s top prosecutor faces her accusers Mon.investigation into the late J. Whyatt Mondesire, a Philadelphia man who was nev
State’s top prosecutor faces her accusers Mon.
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 21 days ago
investigation into the late J. Whyatt Mondesire, a Philadelphia man who was never charged with any crime. Her trial in Montgomery County Court before Judge Wendy Demchick-Alloy begins 9 a.m. Monday with jury selection and is scheduled to... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Trial to start Monday for Attorney General Kaneinvestigation into the late J. Whyatt Mondesire, a Philadelphia man who was nev
Trial to start Monday for Attorney General Kane
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
investigation into the late J. Whyatt Mondesire, a Philadelphia man who was never charged with any crime. Her trial in Montgomery County Court before Judge Wendy Demchick-Alloy begins 9 a.m. Monday with jury selection, and is scheduled to... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Cosby Lawyers File Motion to Toss Recorded Phone Calland that, "Unbeknownst to Mr. Cosby, Mrs. Constand recorded the telephone call
Cosby Lawyers File Motion to Toss Recorded Phone Call
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 24 days ago
and that, "Unbeknownst to Mr. Cosby, Mrs. Constand recorded the telephone call without his consent." It's unclear when the Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas will hear arguments on the motion. Cosby's next court appearance, for a pre-trial... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Kathleen Kane's office pays $150K to settle ex-employee's whistleblower lawsuitlawsuits are still pending against Ms. Kane’s office. One was dismissed. Ms. K
Kathleen Kane's office pays $150K to settle ex-employee's whistleblower lawsuit
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
lawsuits are still pending against Ms. Kane’s office. One was dismissed. Ms. Kane is slated to go to trial next Monday in Montgomery County Court on the perjury charges. On Monday, she filed a last-minute appeal with the state Supreme Court to... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Supreme Court considers request to postpone AG Kane trialas attorneys await word from the State Supreme Court on whether it will postpon
Supreme Court considers request to postpone AG Kane trial
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 25 days ago
as attorneys await word from the State Supreme Court on whether it will postpone the proceeding, set to begin Monday in Montgomery County Court, pending a ruling on an emergency petition she filed. Kane’s attorneys, Amil Minora and Douglas... Read more
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