Sunday, May 19, 2024
63.8 F
Beaver
Sunday, May 19, 2024
63.8 F
Beaver

Superior Court Overturns Local Judge – Allows Pathologist’s Testimony In Hopkins Case

The Superior Court of Pennsylvania has overturned a ruling by a local judge, and will allow a famed pathologist to testify in a Beaver County homicide trial. The appeals court ruled that Common Pleas Judge Harry Knafelc erred when he granted a defense motion to preclude Dr. Cyrl Wecht from testifying as an expert witness…

Continue reading the rest of this article by becoming a subscriber. Your support makes our local reporting in Beaver County possible.
Subscribe Now! Log In
John Paul
John Paul
John Paul is an award-winning investigative journalist and founder of BeaverCountian.com. He reports full time for the site with a focus on public watchdog journalism.

Latest News

Doh! County President Judge Plays Nepotism Hot Potato

Beaver County's judiciary is continuing to pay the price for seemingly poor decision making by its president judge. Now...