Monthly Archives: April 2011

Senators Casey and Toomey Announce Bipartisan Agreement on Judicial Vacancies

The United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania currently has three judicial vacancies, two of which have been deemed judicial emergencies.  The Wayne Independent is reporting that Senators Casey and Toomey have announced an agreement to resolve this … Continue reading

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Varrato v. Unilife Corporation

Plaintiff Varrato initiated this action against Defendants alleging claims for breach of contract and defamation.  One group of Defendants moved to dismiss the defamation claims raised against them on the basis of a release from liability signed by Plaintiff and … Continue reading

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Federal Court and Clerk’s Office open today.

GSA had advised, that at the present time Harrisburg’s water main problem will not necessitate a building shutdown. Bookmark It Hide Sites

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Harrisburg Federal Building and the Court is open today.

GSA has announced that at this time water pressure is sufficient to allow the building to remain open.  The Court is open and the Clerk’s Office is fully operational. Bookmark It Hide Sites

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Ward v. Allied Mechanical and Electrical

Plaintiff filed suit against Defendant alleging violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Pennsylvania Human Relations Act.  Plaintiff filed a motion to compel the production of documents and Defendant filed a motion in limine to preclude Plaintiff’s punitive … Continue reading

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Kyeame v. Buchheit

On April 13, 2011, the Court denied Defendant’s motion to file dispositive motions nunc pro tunc. Bookmark It Hide Sites

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Laborers Local Union 158 et al. v. Fred Shaffer Concrete and Fred Shaffer

On April 13, 2011, the Court granted Plaintiffs’ motion for default judgment and entered judgment against Defendants. Bookmark It Hide Sites

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Kauffman et al. v. S&K Construction Co, Inc.

On March 15, 2011, the Court granted Plaintiffs’ motion for default judgment and ordered Plaintiffs to submit further evidence in support of their damage claims.  After recieving futher evidence from Plaintiffs, the Court entered judgment against Defendant on April 13, 2011. Bookmark It Hide … Continue reading

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United States v. Sampson

On April 11, 2011, the Court granted Defendant’s motion to dismiss pursuant to the Speedy Trial Act after finding that more than 70 non-excludable days had elapsed. Bookmark It Hide Sites

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GSA officials and Courthouse Architect visit HACC’s Green Living Fair on April 21st–Public Welcome

Invitation to the Green Living Fair Bookmark It Hide Sites

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