All courts shall be open; and every man for an injury done him in his lands, goods, person or reputation shall have remedy by due course of law, without sale, denial or delay. – Pennsylvania Constitution

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Philadelphia Family Court Judge Kevin M. Dougherty named Administrative Judge of Trial Division

A supervisory judge whose 10-year career on the bench has been distinguished by his service to strengthening Pennsylvania children and families will manage the Philadelphia court system’s trial division.

Chief Justice of Pennsylvania Ronald D. Castille announced today that the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania has appointed Philadelphia Judge Kevin M. Dougherty to the post of administrative judge of the trial division of the Court of Common Pleas of the First Judicial District (FJD).

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Justice McCaffery Retires

Justice Seamus P. McCaffery retired today from the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania.

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