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The state court system is partnering with a Lancaster county organization and other nonprofits to encourage Pennsylvania Dutch speakers to become court interpreters.
Democrats accused Republicans of trying to politicize the courts and protested that the committee had held no hearings on the proposals before passing them.
The Judicial Conduct Board wants District Judge Sonya McKnight to be suspended without pay while the matter is being considered.
Six changes to Pa.’s constitution are making their way through the legislature. Most could end up before voters.
The GOP-controlled state legislature is trying to get voters to decide on as many of these constitutional changes as possible during the primary in May.
A Pittsburgh judge who allegedly referred to a Black juror as “Aunt Jemima” was accused of misconduct in office Wednesday by the state’s entity that investigates and prosecutes judicial wrongdoing.