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Stories with person: Tom Corbett
  • Change certain on Pennsylvania's top court; 3 seats to fill 
    Updated: May-23-15 2:27 pm

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - With six nominees vying for three open seats on the state Supreme Court and campaign dollars already flowing by the millions, change is inevitable.

  • Pa. officials report more than $160K in gifts, travel in '14 
    Updated: May-16-15 9:52 am

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - Newly filed state ethics reports show Pennsylvania state lawmakers and other high-ranking government officials collected more than $160,000 in freebies last year, including sports tickets and international travel, although about half the total involved donations for constituent events such as senior expos, veterans fairs and prescription drug collections.

  • Sandusky appeal seeks to have molestation case thrown out 
    Updated: May-06-15 7:58 pm

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky argued in a new appeal Wednesday that pretrial publicity, leaks and unprepared defense lawyers are among the reasons a judge should throw out his child sexual abuse conviction.

  • Judge tosses 'mental anguish' law aimed at Mumia Abu-Jamal 
    Updated: Apr-28-15 8:01 pm

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - A federal judge Tuesday threw out a Pennsylvania law designed to prevent offenders from causing mental anguish to crime victims, calling it an illegal restriction on the right to free expression.