February 6, 2023

Cosby again seeks dismissal of charges

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By Lizzy McLellan, From The Legal Intelligencer Bill Cosby has launched a new effort to get the criminal charges against him dismissed in the Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas, filing a second petition for writ of habeas corpus. In his petition, filed Wednesday, Cosby requested that the charges against him be dismissed, or in […]

Former judges take on one of their own in recusal case at [US] High Court

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By Tony Mauro, From The National Law Journal One biased judge can taint the deliberations of an entire appellate court, a group of former judges is telling the U.S. Supreme Court. The former judges who filed a brief in Williams v. Pennsylvania, set for argument on Feb. 29, include Judith Kaye, the former chief judge of […]

After law license suspension, pressure mounts on AG Kane

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By Lizzy McLellan and Max Mitchell, from The Legal Intelligencer Now that Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane’s law license has been suspended, politicos and court watchers seem to agree that she should not be serving as the state’s top law enforcement officer, whether that means resignation or removal. The state Supreme Court on Monday issued […]