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Justice Joan Orie Melvin Relieved of All Judicial and Administrative Responsibilities

By at May 18, 2012 | 12:38 pm | 0 Comment

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF PENNSYLVANIA WESTERN DISTRICT IN RE: MADAME JUSTICE JOAN ORIE : No. 384 MELVIN OF THE SUPREME COURT OF : PENNSYLVANIA PER CURIAM : Judicial Administration Docket : ORDER AND NOW, this 18th day of May, 2012, notification has been received from the Office of the District Attorney of Allegheny County […]

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Let the courts decide? Pa State Senators fail to defend the Constitution.

By at October 28, 2011 | 10:41 am | 161 Comments

Let the courts decide? Pa State Senators fail to defend the Constitution.

By Nathan Vogel On Wednesday, Oct. 26, the Pennsylvania State Senate passed Senate Bill 1, the taxpayer-funded private school vouchers bill, by a slim majority, 27-22. Its opponents have a litany of concerns with the bill and the harm it could cause to education in Pennsylvania. One of their most serious concerns is that the […]

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