Judicial Retirement Question Challenged in Federal Court

The legal battle over a controversial ballot measure that could raise the mandatory retirement age for Pennsylvania's judges is not yet settled, despite an exhaustive run of litigation in state court that concluded earlier this week with the question set to appear Nov. 8.

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Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane waves as she enters the Montgomery County courtroom on Thursday, August 11, 2016, to continue her trial in Norristown, Pa. Kane, a first-term Democrat, is accused of leaking secret grand jury documents to the press and lying about it under oath. (Art Gentile/Bucks County Courier Times via AP, Pool)
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Pa. Law Weekly

  • PLW People in the News—Nov. 1, 2016—Eastburn and Gray

    Eastburn and Gray's Robert R. Watson Jr., a shareholder in the firm's construction law practice group, presented a seminar titled "Introduction to the New Construction Notices Directory" to members of the Associated Builders and Contractors Inc. Eastern Pennsylvania chapter.

  • $2.6M Verdict for Trooper in Defective Gun Holster Case

    By Max Mitchell

    A Philadelphia jury has hit a firearms accessories manufacturer with a $2.6 million verdict for an allegedly defective holster that caused a state trooper's gun to fire into his leg while he was exiting his vehicle.

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  • Life Sciences, Pharmaceuticals & Health Care

    In the Legal's Life Sciences, Pharmaceuticals & Health Care supplement, articles focus on the future of 3D printing in the industry, personal health technology and medical marijuana.

  • GC Compensation

    In The Legal’s GC Compensation supplement find out how general counsel ranked in the state, read about salaries in Pennsylvania and the state of regulation.

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Hank Grezlak, editor-in-chief of The Legal Intelligencer, discusses the economic outlook for 2016 before the Legal Marketing Association, Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter.
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