Defense Lawyers Say Orie Melvin Appeal to Turn on Facts

, The Legal Intelligencer


Former Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin may find success in her appeal of her criminal conviction and sentencing if she has the facts to back up her claims of prosecutorial misconduct and that the trial judge expressed personal opinions regarding the evidence, criminal defense attorneys told The Legal.

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  • MurryMom

    Who would have known that Joan Orie Melvin could make even more preposterous claims for appeal of her public corruption conviction than her better known sister, Jane?

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