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Wolf Nominates Republican Judge to Fill Eakin’s Supreme Court Seat

Governor Tom Wolf nominated Superior Court Judge Sallie Updyke Mundy to fill a vacant seat on the Pa. Supreme Court. Mundy would fill the seat formerly held by […]

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Porngate Emails Will Cost Ex-Judge $50K

A sudden resignation might have saved Michael Eakin’s pension, but the former state Supreme Court justice isn’t getting away scot-free for having shared racist, pornographic […]

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3 Eye-Opening Parts of Michael Eakin’s Deposition

It was only one performance, but it doesn’t look like Louis C.K. has any reason to worry about Michael Eakin putting him out of business. […]

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RE: Porngate — Supreme Court Justice Michael Eakin Resigns

The never-ending Porngate saga claimed another victim today, as embattled Supreme Court Justice Michael Eakin resigned from office. “We’ve been struggling with this decision for […]

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Eakin Still Seeking Deal on “Porngate” Charges

Last we heard from Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Michael Eakin, he was about to strike a deal on the “Porngate” ethics charges against him before […]

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Court Denies Reinstatement of Kathleen Kane’s Law License

Kathleen Kane isn’t getting her law license back right now. The Pennsylvania Supreme Court denied Kane’s attempt to have her law license reinstated when it […]

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AG Kathleen Kane Applauds Justice Eakin’s Suspension

Yesterday, Supreme Court Justice J. Michael Eakin was suspended by the Court of Judicial Discipline for his role in sending and receiving emails deemed inappropriate […]

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Pa. Supreme Court Justice Michael Eakin Suspended for Emails

The Pennsylvania Court of Judicial Discipline today today suspended Supreme Court Justice J. Michael Eakin from his judicial and administrative duties for his role in the […]

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Justice Eakin Faces “Porngate” Hearing

A three-judge panel will consider today whether Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Michael Eakin should be suspended for his participation in the swapping of sexually explicit […]

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Judicial Conduct Board Brings Charges Against “Porngate” Justice

The state’s Judicial Conduct Board brought disciplinary charges against Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Michael Eakin on Tuesday, saying Eakin’s participation in the swapping of so-called […]

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AG Kathleen Kane Vows to “Tear Down Old Boys Network”

Calling a recent report about Supreme Court Justice Michael Eakin “the latest example of the ‘old boy’s network’ at work protecting itself,” Pennsylvania’s embattled Attorney […]

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Pa. Senator Anthony Williams Calls for Resignations in Porngate Presser

Flanked by leaders of various advocacy groups, Sen. Anthony Williams today called for the resignation of Supreme Court Justice Michael Eakin. “This system is tragically […]

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Porngate Investigator Steps Down Over Conflict of Interest

Good morning, Philadelphia. Here’s what you need to know today: Porngate investigator Robert Graci stepped down after the Daily News revealed that he once campaigned for […]

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Pa. Supreme Court Urged to Do Nothing About Porngate Emails — For Now, At Least

A report commissioned by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court on the Porngate email scandal surrounding current Justice Michael Eakin has urged the court to do nothing […]