News from January 2014

Pa. Supreme Court affirms death sentence for book warehouse killer

By Jon Campisi | Jan 2, 2014

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has refused to throw out the death

Ex-prisoner sues over failure to get medical treatment behind bars

By Jon Campisi | Jan 2, 2014

A former suburban Philadelphia prison inmate who claims she was forced to live in “inhumane, barbaric conditions,” and suffered daily pain for a period of months due to a failure to get her proper medical care while behind bars has filed a federal civil rights complaint against those responsible for her care.

Pa. man sues U.S. Postal Service over roadway incident with tractor trailer driver

By Jon Campisi | Jan 3, 2014

A Bucks County man is suing the United States Postal Service over a

Pa. man claims application policy for FBI's Visiting Scientist Program violates ADEA

By Jon Campisi | Jan 3, 2014

An experienced molecular biologist from southeastern Pennsylvania claims in a newly filed civil complaint that the Federal Bureau of Investigation discriminated against him because of his age by not allowing him to participate in the agency’s Visiting Scientist Program.

Shopper sues Reddy Ice Corp. over torn ACL

By Jon Campisi | Jan 6, 2014

A Southeastern Pennsylvania woman is suing Texas-based Reddy Ice Corp.

Commonwealth Court overturns WCAB's decision to uphold denial of claim by lung cancer victim

By Jon Campisi | Jan 6, 2014

A three-judge Commonwealth Court panel has overturned a decision by the

Mid-state lawyer Trent Hargrove named diversity officer of Pa. Bar Assoc.

By Jon Campisi | Jan 7, 2014

The Pennsylvania Bar Association announced this week that it has named

Pa. coal miner sues over injuries allegedly caused by faulty brakes on mining vehicle

By Jon Campisi | Jan 7, 2014

A western Pennsylvania coal miner claims in a recently filed civil suit that

Susan Peikes Gantman elected to five-year term as Superior Court president judge

By Jon Campisi | Jan 9, 2014

After a brief stint as interim president judge of Pennsylvania’s Superior Court, John T.

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