News

2016

List by Year

Infographic: Protection from abuse orders – by the numbers

Statewide and county-by-county protection from abuse (PFA) data from Pennsylvania courts is available via an interactive dashboa...

Feb 06

Infographic: Language Access in Pennsylvania Courts

Pennsylvania courts have seen substantial increases in language interpreter requests over the past few years, with more than 10...

Jan 22

National essay contest challenges students to write about Miranda rights

"You have the right to remain silent...”   What are Miranda rights, and why are they important?   T...

Jan 19

Newly elected Superior Court judge to take oath of office

Philadelphia Judge Alice Beck Dubow will be sworn in as a judge of the Superior Court of Pennsylvania at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, Ja...

Jan 13

Pennsylvania Courts Highlight “Normalcy” for Children in Foster Care

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Max Baer says a new educational video released today highlights the benefits of a new child w...

Jan 11

Infographic: Three things you may not know about the new Supreme Court justices

Pennsylvania’s judiciary this week welcomed three new members to the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, including Justices Chr...

Jan 08

New Commonwealth Court president judge elected

The Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania today announced the election of Judge Mary Hannah Leavitt as its president judge. Judge...

Jan 05