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A former state House Democratic leader serving a prison term for corruption lost his latest appeal, but may have a won a reduction in the $136,000 he's supposed to pay in restitution.
It's the first of it's kind of in the Mountain State and could save tax payers more than a million dollars every year. More importantly, it could save hundreds of lives. The first federal drug court in West Virginia opened Friday in Wheeling.A special ceremony was held in the courtroom at the Federal Building in Wheeling featuring a who's who in the criminal justice system of West Virginia and actress Melissa Fitzgerald.The most powerful speaker though was Linda Bish, a graduate of Hancock Co...
Columbus police say a suspect was shot when an officer fired at aggressive dogs while trying to arrest the man at his home.
Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch Carmichael says he recognizes that lawmakers have to tap reserves in the difficult upcoming budget.
Authorities say the death of a Doylestown man charged with his wife in an alleged multimillion-dollar insurance scam was a suicide.
Gov. Tom Wolf's administration has posted his first work calendars online as part of his efforts to provide transparency in state government.
It's the summons that Americans love to hate.It seems nobody likes to be called for jury duty.And some people just don't show up.But now, one judge in Belmont County says that's unacceptable.Judge Frank Fregiato says if you're called for jury duty in Belmont County, you'll either come in now, or come in later."If they don't appear, I have started a new system where they're ordered to appear before the court to explain exactly why," says Judge Fregiato.He understands that emergencies arise.But...