Three men serving sentences of life without parole for killings they committed in Fayette County when they were juveniles have taken the initial step to have their sentences reviewed in light of a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling.
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A Fairchance man was convicted by a Fayette County jury on Tuesday of 17 out of 18 counts related to the possession and distribution of child pornography.
A Fayette County judge has dismissed a motion to disqualify the state Attorney General’s office from prosecuting Mark Breakiron’s murder retrial.
Testimony in the trial of a Fairchance man accused of possessing and distributing child pornography began in Fayette County Court on Monday.
A North Union Township man pleaded guilty to third degree murder and burglary in Fayette County Court on Wednesday, admitting to stabbing his former girlfriend to death in her home in 2013.
The mother of a man who was run over by a truck and dragged down the road tearfully asked for a Fayette County judge to make certain the Florida man who says he can’t recall doing it will spend the whole 32 years of his sentence behind bars.
A Fayette County judge is considering a request for parole from a former Uniontown attorney who is currently in jail for violating the terms parole he was immediately granted after pleading guilty to drug delivery in 2014.
A Smithfield woman accused of fatally stabbing her boyfriend in Rubles Mill in August is asking for the homicide charge against her to be dropped, according to a motion filed in Fayette County Court on Monday.
A Fayette County judge declined to accept fast-tracked pleas in two separate involuntary manslaughter cases on Thursday, after determining the families of the victims needed more time to understand the plea proposals.
A Franklin Township construction company is suing the Laurel Highlands School District in Fayette County Court for breach of contract over alleged unpaid debts related to renovations at the high school.