Pennsylvania

Seventh spokesman for Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane calls it quits

HARRISBURG — Chuck Ardo, a veteran press secretary, said Friday he resigned as Attorney General Kathleen Kane's seventh spokesman since she took office in ...

Estey guilty plea may not be end of sting

HARRISBURG — A guilty plea to wire fraud entered Tuesday by former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell's chief of staff may not be the last of ...

Ardmore lawyer, lobbyist Estey expected to plead guilty in wire fraud case

HARRISBURG — John Estey, once one of the most powerful officials in state government, is slated to plead guilty to wire fraud Tuesday after cooperating ...

Pennsylvania taxpayers foot hefty legal bill for Kathleen Kane

HARRISBURG – Attorney General Kathleen Kane has charged taxpayers more than $250,000 to have an outside law firm represent her in three lawsuits filed by ...

DeWeese seeking new trial

HARRISBURG — Former House Speaker Bill DeWeese got his day in court — again. Four years after his public corruption conviction, two years since he ...

Pennsylvania House OKs medical marijuana bill, Gov. Wolf will sign it

HARRISBURG – Gov. Tom Wolf said he will sign a bill to legalize medical marijuana in Pennsylvania after the House on Wednesday approved legislation by ...

Kane creates solicitor general post in Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General

HARRISBURG — Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane on Tuesday created the new position of solicitor general in her office and named former Montgomery County District ...

Undercover operative in bribery case denies targeting black lawmakers

HARRISBURG — The undercover informant at the center of a legislative bribery scandal made his first public appearance Monday, telling a court he did not ...

Pennsylvania Gov. Wolf relents after 9-month budget impasse

HARRISBURG — In an about-face from his veto threat, Gov. Tom Wolf on Wednesday let a supplemental budget bill become law without his signature, bringing ...

FBI wiretap captured grand jury leak discussion at center of Kane case

NORRISTOWN — Attorney General Kathleen Kane's defense attorneys filed court documents that confirm a federal wiretap intercepted phone calls in which her political aide said ...

Continued legal proceedings could put Eakin's pension at risk

HARRISBURG — J. Michael Eakin, who resigned from the Supreme Court while facing judicial ethics charges for inappropriate emails, will be able to collect an ...