News & Statistics

Cracking Down on Human Trafficking in Pennsylvania

Over the last five years since Pennsylvania’s first comprehensive human-trafficking law (Act 105) took effect, 784 human-trafficking offenses were filed.

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Understanding Civil Cases in Pennsylvania’s Court of Common Pleas

Civil cases resolve disputes between or among people, organizations or the government, wherein the rights of each party are decided. Civil cases are different from criminal cases in a variety of ways – from the types of dispute, who files the dispute, types of resolution and the course or flow of the cases through Pennsylvania courts.

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Butler County Holds 8th Veterans Treatment Court Graduation; PA Supreme Court Justice Presided

In a special ceremony, Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Debra Todd joined the Hon. Timothy F. McCune, Veterans Treatment Court (VTC) Judge, and Hon. William R. Robinson Jr. in presiding over the graduation of 15 participants from Butler County’s VTC this past month.

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