Pa. Senate Confirms Beemer as Attorney General

The Pennsylvania Senate unanimously voted this afternoon to confirm Bruce Beemer as the state’s attorney general following his recent nomination by Gov. Tom Wolf. Beemer is expected by many to bring stability to an office that saw little of it during the tumultuous tenure of Kathleen Kane, who resigned this month after being convicted of perjury and related charges.

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  • Licensing Contest Looms as Medical Pot Rules Take Shape

    By Ben Seal

    Pennsylvania is moving swiftly ahead with a regulatory scheme to govern the introduction of medical marijuana, issuing its first batch of proposed rules for growers this month.

  • SCOTUS Ruling on DUI Blood Tests Causing Confusion in Pa.

    By Zack Needles

    A two-month-old U.S. Supreme Court decision outlawing criminal penalties for DUI suspects who refuse to submit to a blood test applies retroactively in Pennsylvania, at least three trial judges in separate counties have ruled—but the issue is far from settled.

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