Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Decisions 2021

Opinions 1 - 500 of 978

Commonwealth v. McCutchen, F., Aplt. (per curiam order)
Date: May 27, 2021
Docket Number: 18 EAP 2021
Chasan, B. v. Superior Ct. of Pennsylvania (miscellaneous)
Date: May 26, 2021
Docket Number: 10 EM 2021
Commonwealth v. Brown, M. (miscellaneous)
Date: May 26, 2021
Docket Number: 12 EM 2021
Commonwealth v. Brown, M. (miscellaneous)
Date: May 26, 2021
Docket Number: 13 EM 2021
Commonwealth v. White, K. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 26, 2021
Docket Number: 14 EAL 2021
Commonwealth v. Pines, G. (miscellaneous)
Date: May 26, 2021
Docket Number: 14 EM 2021
Commonwealth v. Crumpler, J. (miscellaneous)
Date: May 26, 2021
Docket Number: 15 EM 2021
Jackson v. CCP Allegheny (miscellaneous)
Date: May 26, 2021
Docket Number: 17 WM 2021
Pendleton, M. v. Tice, Eric (miscellaneous)
Date: May 26, 2021
Docket Number: 18 WM 2021
Bailey, D. v. --------, CCP Allegheny County (miscellaneous)
Date: May 26, 2021
Docket Number: 20 WM 2021
Younger, C. v. Superior Court (miscellaneous)
Date: May 26, 2021
Docket Number: 21 WM 2021
Collazo, R. v. PA Gaming Control Bd. (miscellaneous)
Date: May 26, 2021
Docket Number: 26 MM 2021
Commonwealth v. Webber, W. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 26, 2021
Docket Number: 282 WAL 2020
Boyd, P. v. CCP Luzerne County (miscellaneous)
Date: May 26, 2021
Docket Number: 32 MM 2021
Commonwealth v. Moore, L. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 26, 2021
Docket Number: 373 WAL 2020
Term of Par. Rights to J.N.J.P. of: A.S. (miscellaneous)
Date: May 26, 2021
Docket Number: 48 MM 2021
Commonwealth v. Schestok, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 26, 2021
Docket Number: 7 MAL 2021
Commonwealth v. Brown, V. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 26, 2021
Docket Number: 730 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Padilla, Miguel A. (miscellaneous)
Date: May 26, 2021
Docket Number: 9 EM 2021
Commonwealth v. Galloway, N. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 25, 2021
Docket Number: 115 MAL 2021
Volochin, V. v. Volochin, T. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 25, 2021
Docket Number: 283 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Culbreath, L. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 25, 2021
Docket Number: 313 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Tarpley, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 25, 2021
Docket Number: 367 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Cruz, N. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 25, 2021
Docket Number: 42 EAL 2021
Bassaro, L. v. De Levie, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 25, 2021
Docket Number: 438 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Cardona, D. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 25, 2021
Docket Number: 457 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Johnson, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 25, 2021
Docket Number: 498 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. McNeil, P. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 25, 2021
Docket Number: 504 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Burns, S. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 25, 2021
Docket Number: 97 EAL 2021
Commonwealth v. Burns, S. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 25, 2021
Docket Number: 98 EAL 2021
ODC v. Tracy Paul Hunt (disciplinary order)
Date: May 24, 2021
Docket Number: 2749 DD3
Ganley, J. s. v. Robertson, P. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 24, 2021
Docket Number: 380 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Maman, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 24, 2021
Docket Number: 651 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Maman, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 24, 2021
Docket Number: 652 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Clark, L. (summary disposition)
Date: May 21, 2021
Docket Number: 75 MAL 2021
In the Matter of: Paul Michael Lewis (disciplinary order)
Date: May 20, 2021
Docket Number: 31 RST 2021
In the Matter of: Mary Jane McNamee (disciplinary order)
Date: May 20, 2021
Docket Number: 32 RST 2021
In Re: Order Designating Special 2021 Court Holiday Commemorating Juneteenth (rules)
Date: May 20, 2021
Docket Number: 551 Judicial Administration 2021
Commonwealth v. White, M. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 19, 2021
Docket Number: 44 EAL 2021
Commonwealth v. Clark, V. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 19, 2021
Docket Number: 475 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Callen, K. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 1 WAL 2021
In Re: B. W., Appeal of: Blair Dept Human Services (majority)  
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 14 WAP 2020

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2018, B.W. went to his primary car provider’s office for “anxiety” and “agitation.” The provider’s notes reflect B.W. discussed making “credible threats of violence against a co-worker.” The provider recommended inpat...

Cherry, N., Aplt. v. PBPP (per curiam order)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 17 WAP 2020
Dechert LLP v. Dept Community & Economic Dev, Aplt (per curiam order)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 18 EAP 2020
Bujdos, D. v. Whalen, L., et al (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 26 WAL 2021
Commonwealth v. Garwood, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 285 EAL 2020
Sherry, R. v. Sheetz, Inc. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 366 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Warner, L. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 388 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Warner, L. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 389 EAL 2020
Scalla, E. v. KWS, Inc. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 443 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Wells, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 463 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Holloway, T. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 471 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Wiley, E. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 483 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Banks, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 487 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Merritt, M. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 497 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Cammann, S. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 510 EAL 2020
Winig, J. v. Kang, E., et al. s. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 525 EAL 2020
Chasan, B. v. Platt, W., et al. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 55 EAL 2021
Commonwealth v. Sergio, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 62 EAL 2021
Commonwealth v. Stargell, M. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 63 MAL 2021
Mickman, R. v. Mickman, E. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 65 MAL 2021
Commonwealth v. Jacobs, T. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 688 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Bradshaw, T. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 691 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Vega, N. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 701 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Headley, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 716 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Fears, L., Aplt. (per curiam order)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 781 CAP
Commonwealth v. Rogers, E., Aplt. (concurring)
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 8 EAP 2020
Pennsylvania v. Rogers (majority)  
Date: May 18, 2021
Docket Number: 8 EAP 2020

Justia Opinion Summary: The primary issue raised in this discretionary appeal was whether the trial court properly excluded evidence that two of Appellant Eric Rogers’ rape victims had a history of prostitution convictions, where Appellant’s de...

Commonwealth v. Hamilton, S. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 17, 2021
Docket Number: 359 WAL 2020
Commonwealth, CCP, Phila Co. v. Spearman, A. (miscellaneous)
Date: May 14, 2021
Docket Number: 21 EM 2021
In the Matter of: Angeles Roca (disciplinary order)
Date: May 13, 2021
Docket Number: 2585 DD3
ODC v. Dawn A. Segal (disciplinary order)
Date: May 13, 2021
Docket Number: 2586 DD3
In the Matter of: Vaughn L. McKoy (disciplinary order)
Date: May 13, 2021
Docket Number: 30 RST 2021
Commonwealth v. Tinsley, T. (summary disposition)
Date: May 13, 2021
Docket Number: 78 EAL 2020
Boffoli, B. v. Nater, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 12, 2021
Docket Number: 130 WAL 2021
ODC v. Timothy Robert Hough (disciplinary order)
Date: May 12, 2021
Docket Number: 2674 DD3
ODC v. Kenelm L. Shirk, III (disciplinary order)
Date: May 12, 2021
Docket Number: 2790 DD3
Commonwealth v. Ramsay, M. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 12, 2021
Docket Number: 318 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Proctor, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 12, 2021
Docket Number: 366 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Proctor, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 12, 2021
Docket Number: 367 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Haynes, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 12, 2021
Docket Number: 424 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Reid, K. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 12, 2021
Docket Number: 491 EAL 2020
Povacz, M. v. PUC - No. (Granted) (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 12, 2021
Docket Number: 619 MAL 2020
Murphy, L.. v. PUC - No. (Granted) (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 12, 2021
Docket Number: 620 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Wright, D. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 12, 2021
Docket Number: 661 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Gonzalez, M. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 12, 2021
Docket Number: 685 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Rivera, D. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 12, 2021
Docket Number: 721 MAL 2020
In Re: Duty Assignment Schedule for Emergency itions in the Year 2021 (rules)
Date: May 11, 2021
Docket Number: 542 Judicial Administration 2020
Kovalev, S. v. Barot, A., et al. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 25 EAL 2021
In the Matter of: Stephen Daniel Brinton (disciplinary order)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 2691 DD3
Commonwealth v. Cotton, L. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 292 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Cotton, L. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 292 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Wells, B. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 339 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Babinger, H. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 343 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Dodds, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 390 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Custis, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 431 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Custis, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 431 EAL 2020
In Re: Reappointment to Minor Judiciary Education Board (appointment)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 455 Magisterial Rules Docket
Commonwealth v. Garland, K. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 482 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Garland, K. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 482 EAL 2020
In Re: Application of AG Successor Multicounty IGJ (miscellaneous)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 50 MM 2021
Woidislawsky, A. v. Viola, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 508 EAL 2020
Woidislawsky, A. v. Viola, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 509 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Williams, D. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 517 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Lialko, G. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 573 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Varner, C. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 596 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Simmons, V. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 609 MAL 2020
Hatchigian, D. v. Stein & Troiani (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 659 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Okey, P. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 673 MAL 2020
Terpin, S. v. Knaak, G. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 680 MAL 2020
Terpin, S. v. Knaak, G. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 10, 2021
Docket Number: 681 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Zedak, C. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 7, 2021
Docket Number: 347 WAL 2020
Rivera, M. v. -----, et al. (miscellaneous)
Date: May 6, 2021
Docket Number: 12 WM 2021
Williams, K. v. CCP of Forest County (miscellaneous)
Date: May 6, 2021
Docket Number: 15 WM 2021
In Re: David C. Nowakowski (miscellaneous)
Date: May 6, 2021
Docket Number: 16 WM 2021
Commonwealth v. Mccullough, K. (miscellaneous)
Date: May 6, 2021
Docket Number: 24 MM 2021
Commonwealth v. Landis, W., Jr. (miscellaneous)
Date: May 6, 2021
Docket Number: 25 MM 2021
In the Matter of: Bonnie Rivera-Claudio (disciplinary order)
Date: May 6, 2021
Docket Number: 25 RST 2021
In the Matter of: Meaghan Elizabeth Chirillo (disciplinary order)
Date: May 6, 2021
Docket Number: 26 RST 2021
Commonwealth v. Armolt, H.A., Jr. (miscellaneous)
Date: May 6, 2021
Docket Number: 27 MM 2021
In the Matter of: Stephen Mick (disciplinary order)
Date: May 6, 2021
Docket Number: 27 RST 2021
In the Matter of: Barry Jay Beran (disciplinary order)
Date: May 6, 2021
Docket Number: 2780 DD3
In the Matter of: Diane L. Rohrman (disciplinary order)
Date: May 6, 2021
Docket Number: 2789 DD3
Commonwealth v. Chang, H. (miscellaneous)
Date: May 6, 2021
Docket Number: 28 MM 2021
In the Matter of: Kimberly Ann Scarborough (disciplinary order)
Date: May 6, 2021
Docket Number: 28 RST 2021
The Merchants Bank v. Furey, C. (miscellaneous)
Date: May 6, 2021
Docket Number: 29 MM 2021
In the Matter of: Michael Wahlster (disciplinary order)
Date: May 6, 2021
Docket Number: 29 RST 2021
Commonwealth v. Meleschuck, W. (miscellaneous)
Date: May 6, 2021
Docket Number: 30 MM 2021
Holmes, T. v. CCP of Lancaster County (miscellaneous)
Date: May 6, 2021
Docket Number: 31 MM 2021
Dominguez Cifuentes, M. v. Del Co CCP Judge (miscellaneous)
Date: May 6, 2021
Docket Number: 33 MM 2021
Commonwealth v. Walker, K. (miscellaneous)
Date: May 6, 2021
Docket Number: 34 MM 2021
Commonwealth v. Derrickson, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 5, 2021
Docket Number: 674 MAL 2020
Castro, D. v. Rosado, L. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 4, 2021
Docket Number: 261 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Arrington, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 4, 2021
Docket Number: 354 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Kuhns, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 4, 2021
Docket Number: 365 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Gazzam, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 4, 2021
Docket Number: 368 WAL 2020
Melchiorre, C. v. Melchiorre, P. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 4, 2021
Docket Number: 461 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Reese, B. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 4, 2021
Docket Number: 490 EAL 2020
RN Plus, Inc. v. UCBR (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 4, 2021
Docket Number: 528 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Crawford, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 4, 2021
Docket Number: 601 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Davis, B. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 4, 2021
Docket Number: 669 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Jones, S. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 4, 2021
Docket Number: 677 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Adams, T. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 4, 2021
Docket Number: 689 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Porter, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 4, 2021
Docket Number: 70 MAL 2021
Commonwealth v. Karr, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: May 3, 2021
Docket Number: 356 WAL 2020
In Re: Sessions of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania for the Year 2021 (rules)
Date: May 3, 2021
Docket Number: 525 Judicial Administration 2019
In Re: Appointment of the Chair of the Legislative Reapportionment Commission (appointment)
Date: May 3, 2021
Docket Number: 549 Judicial Administration 2021
Commonwealth v. Eid, K., Aplt. (concurring/dissenting)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 10 EAP 2020
Commonwealth v. Eid, K., Aplt. (majority)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 10 EAP 2020
PGW v. Pa. PUC, Appeal of: SBG Mgt. Srvcs., et al. (dissenting)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 14 EAP 2020
PGW v. Pa. PUC, Appeal of: SBG Mgt. Srvcs., et al. (majority)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 14 EAP 2020
Terra Firma Builders v. King, W., et al., Aplts. (dissenting)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 15 MAP 2020
Terra Firma Builders, LLC v. King, et al.. (majority)  
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 15 MAP 2020

Justia Opinion Summary: Appellants William "Billy" King, and Melanie (Frantz) King ("the Kings"), hired appellee Terra Firma Builders, LLC ("TF") to perform construction work in the backyard of their home. In December 2012, TF was removed from...

Commonwealth v. Wardlaw, J., Aplt. (concurring)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 15 WAP 2020
Commonwealth v. Wardlaw, J., Aplt. (dissenting)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 15 WAP 2020
Pennsylvania v. Wardlaw (majority)  
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 15 WAP 2020

Justia Opinion Summary: In this case, jurors could not reach a unanimous verdict on some counts, and the trial court sua sponte declared a mistrial. Defendant Joshua Wardlaw objected to the mistrial, and sought a judgment of acquittal on the un...

Commonwealth v. Finnecy, J., Aplt. (concurring)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 2 WAP 2020
Commonwealth v. Finnecy, J., Aplt. (dissenting)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 2 WAP 2020
Pennsylvania v. Finnecy (majority)  
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 2 WAP 2020

Justia Opinion Summary: In January 2010, Appellant James Finnecy was sentenced to a maximum term of two years’ imprisonment for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and theft by unlawful taking, as well as two consecutive terms of eighteen month...

McDaniel, B., Aplt. v. PennDOT (per curiam order)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 21 EAP 2020
Pgh. Logistics Systems, Inc. v. Beemac Trucking, et al. (majority)  
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 31 WAP 2019

Justia Opinion Summary: Pittsburgh Logistics Systems, Inc. (“PLS”) was a third-party logistics provider that arranged the shipping of its customers’ freight with selected trucking companies. Beemac Trucking (“Beemac”) was a shipping company tha...

Silfies, K., Aplt. v. PA Dep't of Corrections (per curiam order)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 41 MAP 2020
Chester Water Auth, Aplt. v. Pa. DCED (concurring)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 44 EAP 2019
Chester Water Auth, Aplt. v. Pa. DCED (dissenting)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 44 EAP 2019
Chester Water Auth, Aplt. v. Pa. DCED (majority)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 44 EAP 2019
Chester Water Auth, Aplt. v. Pa. DCED (concurring)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 45 EAP 2019
Chester Water Auth, Aplt. v. Pa. DCED (dissenting)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 45 EAP 2019
Chester Water Auth, Aplt. v. Pa. DCED (majority)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 45 EAP 2019
SLT Holdings v. Mitch-Well Energy, Aplt. (concurring/dissenting)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 6 WAP 2020
SLT Holdings v. Mitch-Well Energy (majority)  
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 6 WAP 2020

Justia Opinion Summary: Eleanor McLaughlin acquired all oil, gas, and mineral rights underlying two parcels in Watson Township, Warren County, Pennsylvania. In 1985, she leased the oil and gas rights for each parcel to United Land Services. Uni...

Donahue, S., Aplt. v. Luzerne County Mgr, et al. (per curiam order)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 62 MAP 2020
Commonwealth v. Speight, M., Aplt. (concurring)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 778 CAP
Commonwealth v. Speight, M., Aplt. (majority)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 778 CAP
Commonwealth v. Hairston, K., Aplt. (concurring)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 786 CAP
Commonwealth v. Hairston, K., Aplt. (majority)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 786 CAP
Commonwealth v. Lopez, G., Aplt. (majority)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 787 CAP
Commonwealth, Aplt. v. Perez, C. (concurring)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 9 EAP 2020
Commonwealth, Aplt. v. Perez, C. (majority)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 9 EAP 2020
Commonwealth v. Yale, E., Aplt. (dissenting)
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 9 MAP 2020
Pennsylvania v. Yale (majority)  
Date: April 29, 2021
Docket Number: 9 MAP 2020

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2017, United States Marshalls went to the home of appellant Eric Yale’s mother (where Yale resided) to serve an arrest warrant on Larry Thompson. Officer Jeffrey Ference of the Wilkes-Barre Police Department assisted...

Commonwealth v. Poole, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 331 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Henry, S. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 355 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Palmer, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 380 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Rivera, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 398 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Rivera, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 399 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Rivera, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 400 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Rivera, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 401 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Rivera, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 402 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Ramos, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 432 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Ramos, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 433 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Ramos, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 434 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Ramos, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 435 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Flores, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 492 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Eck, E. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 575 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Crippen, W. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 592 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Crippen, W. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 593 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Crippen, W. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 594 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Crippen, W. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 595 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Colegrove, S. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 608 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Lindsay, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 694 MAL 2020
Wise, Aplt. v. Huntingdon Cnty. Housing Devlp Corp (concurring)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 97 MAP 2019
Wise, Aplt. v. Huntingdon Cnty. Housing Devlp Corp (majority)
Date: April 28, 2021
Docket Number: 97 MAP 2019
ODC v. Valerie Andrine Hibbert (disciplinary order)
Date: April 27, 2021
Docket Number: 2777 DD3
ODC v. William M. Connor (disciplinary order)
Date: April 27, 2021
Docket Number: 2785 DD3
Commonwealth v. Parsons, T. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 27, 2021
Docket Number: 324 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Diaz, U. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 27, 2021
Docket Number: 349 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Rankine, D. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 27, 2021
Docket Number: 439 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Turner, W. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 27, 2021
Docket Number: 454 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Bass, Q. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 27, 2021
Docket Number: 467 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Stallings, D. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 27, 2021
Docket Number: 468 EAL 2020
Obenski, V. v. Meenan Transmission (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 27, 2021
Docket Number: 579 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Rhodes, N. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 27, 2021
Docket Number: 599 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Skopinski, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 27, 2021
Docket Number: 607 MAL 2020
Suhoskey, B. v. Lankenau Hospital (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 27, 2021
Docket Number: 613 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Powell, O. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 27, 2021
Docket Number: 617 MAL 2020
Wilkins, G. v. Chardo, F. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 27, 2021
Docket Number: 637 MAL 2020
Chillas, D., et al. v. Reedy, M. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 27, 2021
Docket Number: 643 MAL 2020
Pa. PUC v. Friedman - No. (Granted) (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 27, 2021
Docket Number: 656 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Johnson, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 26, 2021
Docket Number: 325 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Johnson, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 26, 2021
Docket Number: 326 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Laboy, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 26, 2021
Docket Number: 447 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Laboy, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 26, 2021
Docket Number: 448 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Laboy, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 26, 2021
Docket Number: 449 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Laboy, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 26, 2021
Docket Number: 450 EAL 2020
House, J. v. Sup. Burnes, et al (miscellaneous)
Date: April 23, 2021
Docket Number: 10 MM 2021
Salvaggi, M. v. PBPP (miscellaneous)
Date: April 23, 2021
Docket Number: 10 WM 2021
Commonwealth v. Peake, R., III. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 23, 2021
Docket Number: 11 MM 2021
Sloan, Q. v. Superintendent Harry, et al (miscellaneous)
Date: April 23, 2021
Docket Number: 11 WM 2021
Adams, T. v. Hon. Beirne, et al (miscellaneous)
Date: April 23, 2021
Docket Number: 12 MM 2021
Spence, L. v. Northumberland Co. CCP (miscellaneous)
Date: April 23, 2021
Docket Number: 15 MM 2021
Commonwealth v. Derrig, D. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 23, 2021
Docket Number: 16 MM 2021
Commonwealth v. Derrig, D. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 23, 2021
Docket Number: 17 MM 2021
Commonwealth v. Haywood, D. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 23, 2021
Docket Number: 18 MM 2021
Demby, E. v. Bradley, J. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 23, 2021
Docket Number: 19 MM 2021
Commonwealth v. Jones, T. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 23, 2021
Docket Number: 20 MM 2021
Vennell, J. v. Mahon, J. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 23, 2021
Docket Number: 21 MM 2021
Commonwealth v. Adams, L. Jr. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 23, 2021
Docket Number: 22 MM 2021
Commonwealth v. Reed-Young, D. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 23, 2021
Docket Number: 6 WM 2021
Rice, C. v. CCP Phila. County (miscellaneous)
Date: April 23, 2021
Docket Number: 7 EM 2021
Commonwealth v. Reed-Young, D. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 23, 2021
Docket Number: 7 WM 2021
Commonwealth v. Atkinson, D. (summary disposition)
Date: April 23, 2021
Docket Number: 91 EAL 2021
In the Matter of: Jay H. C. Bauer Jr. (disciplinary order)
Date: April 22, 2021
Docket Number: 23 RST 2021
In the Matter of: Dina L. Daubenberger (disciplinary order)
Date: April 22, 2021
Docket Number: 24 RST 2021
Commonwealth v. Sorokaput, P. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 21, 2021
Docket Number: 23 MAL 2021
ODC v. Michael Robert Shapiro (disciplinary order)
Date: April 21, 2021
Docket Number: 2573 DD3
In the Matter of: Sarah Ruth Barnwell (disciplinary order)
Date: April 21, 2021
Docket Number: 2787 DD3
Marshall, D. v. PBPP (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 21, 2021
Docket Number: 428 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Centeno, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 21, 2021
Docket Number: 453 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Shaw, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 21, 2021
Docket Number: 644 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Shiloh, L. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 21, 2021
Docket Number: 648 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Shiloh, L. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 21, 2021
Docket Number: 649 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Campbell, C. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 20, 2021
Docket Number: 24 EAL 2021
Silaban, M.D, R. v. BOPOA (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 20, 2021
Docket Number: 29 MAL 2021
Commonwealth v. King, D. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 20, 2021
Docket Number: 329 WAL 2020
City of Pgh v. FOP Ft Pitt Ldg #1 (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 20, 2021
Docket Number: 341 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Lanko, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 20, 2021
Docket Number: 348 WAL 2020
In Re: Adopt of: A.H. of: Daley, Esq. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 20, 2021
Docket Number: 35 MM 2021
Commonwealth v. Maines, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 20, 2021
Docket Number: 374 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Maines, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 20, 2021
Docket Number: 375 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Otero-Sanchez, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 20, 2021
Docket Number: 414 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Ramon, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 20, 2021
Docket Number: 481 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Tedesco, T. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 20, 2021
Docket Number: 533 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Pittman, S. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 20, 2021
Docket Number: 581 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Schlier, E. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 20, 2021
Docket Number: 604 MAL 2020
Rutta, R., et al. v. Oz, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 20, 2021
Docket Number: 630 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Stevens, E. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 20, 2021
Docket Number: 641 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Lynch, C. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 20, 2021
Docket Number: 675 MAL 2020
In the Matter of: Donald F. Browne Jr. (disciplinary order)
Date: April 15, 2021
Docket Number: 21 RST 2021
In the Matter of: Cindy Lee Villanella Pieret (disciplinary order)
Date: April 15, 2021
Docket Number: 22 RST 2021
Shannon, A. v. Shannon, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 14, 2021
Docket Number: 117 MAL 2021
Commonwealth v. Gonzalez, H. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 14, 2021
Docket Number: 399 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Garcia, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 14, 2021
Docket Number: 406 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Garcia, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 14, 2021
Docket Number: 407 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Owens, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 10 WAL 2021
Commonwealth v. Johnson, T. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 391 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Johnson, T. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 392 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Johnson, T. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 393 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Johnson, T. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 394 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Johnson, T. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 395 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Johnson, T. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 396 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Johnson, T. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 397 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Brown, K. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 426 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Johnson, M. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 441 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Forman, C. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 459 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. White, A (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 472 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. White, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 473 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Mojica, E. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 493 EAL 2020
Blasetti, M. v. Blasetti, R. (summary disposition)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 516 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Nellom, F. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 551 MAL 2020
Brown, N. v. Martin, T. et al (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 557 MAL 2020
Snider, J. v. Clinton Co. (OOR) (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 572 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Runyon, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 574 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Jacobs, T. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 6 MAL 2021
Commonwealth v. Little, P. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 647 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Brown, T. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 693 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Nealy, D. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 13, 2021
Docket Number: 707 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Gambrell, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 12, 2021
Docket Number: 422 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Gambrell, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 12, 2021
Docket Number: 423 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Hamilton, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 12, 2021
Docket Number: 455 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Robinson, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 12, 2021
Docket Number: 591 MAL 2020
ODC v. Bret Alison Beynon (disciplinary order)
Date: April 9, 2021
Docket Number: 2781 DD3
ODC v. Angela E.M. Montgomery-Budd (disciplinary order)
Date: April 9, 2021
Docket Number: 2782 DD3
In Re: Nom. s. of Major, R. (concurring)
Date: April 8, 2021
Docket Number: 15 EAP 2021
In Re: Nom. s. of Major, R. (majority)  
Date: April 8, 2021
Docket Number: 15 EAP 2021

Justia Opinion Summary: The issue presented for the Pennsylvania Supreme Court's review required the Court to revisit its relatively recent holding that the signature of a registered voter “may not be stricken from a nominating petition solely...

In the Matter of: Erin Katharine Morey (disciplinary order)
Date: April 8, 2021
Docket Number: 20 RST 2021
Silver, D. v. UCBR (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 7, 2021
Docket Number: 207 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. J.T.S. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 7, 2021
Docket Number: 284 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Street, L. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 7, 2021
Docket Number: 320 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. McKenzie, B. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 7, 2021
Docket Number: 33 MAL 2021
Schmidt, H. v. Rosin, R. (summary disposition)
Date: April 7, 2021
Docket Number: 354 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Torres, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 7, 2021
Docket Number: 379 EAL 2020
In Re: Estate of McAleer (opinion announcing the judgment of the court)  
Date: April 7, 2021
Docket Number: 6 WAP 2019

Justia Opinion Summary: The Pennsylvania Supreme Court granted review to determine whether the attorney-client privilege and the work product doctrine could be invoked by a trustee to prevent the disclosure to a beneficiary of communications be...

In Re: Estate of McAleer; Apl of: W. McAleer (concurring)
Date: April 7, 2021
Docket Number: 6 WAP 2019
In Re: Estate of McAleer; Apl of: W. McAleer (per curiam order)
Date: April 7, 2021
Docket Number: 6 WAP 2019
Commonwealth v. Buxton, A. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 1 WM 2021
Commonwealth v. Stansbury, K. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 11 EM 2021
Kaul, R. v. PA Medical Board (miscellaneous)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 13 MM 2021
In Re: Nom. of Caroline Turner (per curiam order)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 14 EAP 2021
Commonwealth v. Clary, D. : Ward (miscellaneous)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 14 MM 2021
Allen, J. v. Commonwealth (miscellaneous)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 2 WM 2021
Chailla, O. & F. s v. Verizon of Pa. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 23 MM 2021
Commonwealth v. James, R. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 3 EM 2021
Commonwealth v. Kennedy, D. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 3 WAL 2021
Commonwealth v. Ferrara, D. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 3 WM 2021
Commonwealth v. French, M. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 310 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Dugan, P. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 326 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. McIntosh, K. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 387 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Evans, J. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 4 WM 2021
Commonwealth v. Justiniano, F. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 412 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Rogers, V. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 419 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Nieves, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 489 EAL 2020
Jones, D. v. Allegheny Co CCP (miscellaneous)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 5 WM 2021
Commonwealth v. Burton, H. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 553 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Keeling, M. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 569 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Alvarado, A. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 6 EM 2021
Lawrence, D. v. Mason, B. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 6 MM 2021
Commonwealth v. Hill-Gamble, C. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 602 MAL 2020
Burns, J. v. Cooper, B. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 628 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Morales, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 632 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Rivera, N., Jr. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 635 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Cooper-Reid, N. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 636 MAL 2020
Taggart, K. v. Deutsche Bank Nat'l Trust (miscellaneous)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 7 MM 2021
Commonwealth v. Watkins, S. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 729 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Finn, P., Jr. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 8 MM 2021
Younger, C. v. Allegheny DCR, et al. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 8 WM 2021
Commonwealth; Branch Twp. v. Jones, R. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 6, 2021
Docket Number: 9 MM 2021
Comm. v. McCullough, Charles P. (miscellaneous)
Date: April 5, 2021
Docket Number: 14 WM 2021
Neff, E. v. PNC Bank (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 5, 2021
Docket Number: 163 WAL 2020
In the Matter of: Phillip F. Drinkwater III (disciplinary order)
Date: April 5, 2021
Docket Number: 2774 DD3
ODC v. Robert Captian Leite-Young (disciplinary order)
Date: April 5, 2021
Docket Number: 2784 DD3
Commonwealth v. Gearhart, C. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 5, 2021
Docket Number: 321 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Stephenson, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 5, 2021
Docket Number: 582 MAL 2020
Figlo, D. v. Hawley, D. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 5, 2021
Docket Number: 590 MAL 2020
In the Matter of: er James Hobson (disciplinary order)
Date: April 1, 2021
Docket Number: 17 RST 2021
PennDOT v. Shoup, S. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: April 1, 2021
Docket Number: 176 MAL 2019
In the Matter of: er J. Lucca (disciplinary order)
Date: April 1, 2021
Docket Number: 18 RST 2021
In the Matter of: Patrick Michael Doherty Jr. (disciplinary order)
Date: April 1, 2021
Docket Number: 19 RST 2021
ODC v. Ivan Stewart DeVoren (disciplinary order)
Date: April 1, 2021
Docket Number: 2620 DD3
Commonwealth v. Rodland, C. (summary disposition)
Date: April 1, 2021
Docket Number: 350 WAL 2019
Blackledge, O. v. Blackledge, C. (miscellaneous)
Date: March 31, 2021
Docket Number: 19 WM 2021
Commonwealth v. Watson, A. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 31, 2021
Docket Number: 359 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Williams, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 31, 2021
Docket Number: 424 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Ramos, H. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 31, 2021
Docket Number: 611 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Ramos, H. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 31, 2021
Docket Number: 612 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Larkin, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 226 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Baker, K. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 296 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Schooley, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 311 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Schooley, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 312 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Schooley, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 313 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Brooks, M. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 322 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Brooks, M. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 323 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Jordan, K. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 334 WAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Gurley, S. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 339 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Noel, M. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 344 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Noel, M. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 345 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Robinson, K. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 362 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Smith, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 369 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Smith, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 370 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Spuriel, E. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 409 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Stancil, W. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 410 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Colon, W. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 445 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Proper, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 536 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Kresge, K. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 547 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Brame, C. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 556 MAL 2020
Charlton, et al s. v. Troy, et al (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 587 MAL 2020
Charlton, et al s. v. Troy, et al (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 588 MAL 2020
Brown, D. v. Brown, P. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 645 MAL 2020
Sealey, C. v. WCAB (Elwyn Inc.) (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 690 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Coppolino, R. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 30, 2021
Docket Number: 757 MAL 2019
B.S. v. S.P. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 29, 2021
Docket Number: 577 MAL 2020
Steinman, S. v. Blocker, T., Aplt. (per curiam order)
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 1 EAP 2020
Always Busy Consulting, Aplt. v. Babford & Company - (concurring)
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 11-13 WAP 2020
Always Busy Consulting, Aplt. v. Babford & Company - (concurring/dissenting)
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 11-13 WAP 2020
Always Busy Consulting v. Babford & Company (majority)  
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 11-13 WAP 2020

Justia Opinion Summary: The Pennsylvania Supreme Court granted discretionary review to consider whether a notice of appeal filed at a single docket number corresponding to the lead case of multiple consolidated civil cases should have been quas...

Thomas, D., Aplt. v. DOC, et al. (per curiam order)
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 11 EAP 2020
Gussom, R., Aplt. v. Teagle, M. (dissenting)
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 12 EAP 2020
Gussom v. Teagle (majority)  
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 12 EAP 2020

Justia Opinion Summary: In this case, the Superior Court affirmed a trial court order that dismissed a plaintiff’s complaint based upon plaintiff’s failure to timely serve her complaint upon the defendant despite the fact that plaintiff’s actio...

Commonwealth v. Moore, I., Aplt. (concurring)
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 14 EAP 2019
Pennsylvania v. Moore (majority)  
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 14 EAP 2019

Justia Opinion Summary: The Pennsylvania Supreme Court granted review in this case to determine the propriety of raising a claim in a habeas corpus petition that the sentencing statute under which Appellant was sentenced was unconstitutionally...

Pennsylvania v. Mayfield (majority)  
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 15 EM 2020

Justia Opinion Summary: In a probation revocation case, the trial court entered an order removing the District Attorney’s Office and appointing a private criminal-defense attorney to represent the Commonwealth as a “special prosecutor.” Because...

In the Matter of: Allyson Filipps (disciplinary order)
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 16 RST 2021
Linkosky, J. v. PennDOT, Aplt. (dissenting)
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 16 WAP 2020
Linkosky v. PennDOT (majority)  
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 16 WAP 2020

Justia Opinion Summary: Appellee John Linkosky applied for renewal of his Pennsylvania driver’s license. The Department of Transportation (PennDOT) granted the renewal application and issued him a temporary internet driver’s license, which was...

Commonwealth, Aplt. v. Shaw, A. (dissenting)
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 21 MAP 2020
Pennsylvania v. Shaw (majority)  
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 21 MAP 2020

Justia Opinion Summary: Appellee Anthony Shaw was tried jointly with a co-perpetrator for the 2009 attempted murder of Alex Adebisi. At the pretrial stage, Appellee’s counsel filed a notice of alibi. At trial, only one of two identified alibi w...

Commonwealth v. Johnson, D., Aplt. (dissenting)
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 23 EAP 2020
Pennsylvania v. Johnson (majority)  
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 23 EAP 2020

Justia Opinion Summary: This appeal concerned the application of the statutory compulsory joinder rules, which generally require a prosecutor to pursue, in a single proceeding, all known charges against a defendant arising from a single crimina...

Commonwealth v. Brown, A., Aplt (per curiam order)
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 24 WAP 2020
ODC v. Chad Michael Salsman (disciplinary order)
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 2778 DD3
MFW Wine Co. LLC, et al v. Pa LCB, Aplt (per curiam order)
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 30 MAP 2020
Commonwealth, Aplt. v. H.D. (dissenting)
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 33 MAP 2020
Pennsylvania v. H.D. (majority)  
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 33 MAP 2020

Justia Opinion Summary: In the pendency of divorce proceedings, Appellee and her husband entered into agreement governing the shared custody of their five-year-old child. Appellee repeatedly and intentionally violated this custody agreement, ev...

Commonwealth v. Allen, M., Aplt. (per curiam order)
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 40 MAP 2020
Flagg, T., Aplt v. International Union, et al (per curiam order)
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 43 MAP 2020
Commonwealth, Aplt. v. Mason, B. (concurring)
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 69 MAP 2019
Commonwealth, Aplt. v. Mason, B. (dissenting)
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 69 MAP 2019
Pennsylvania v. Mason (majority)  
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 69 MAP 2019

Justia Opinion Summary: The issue presented for the Pennsylvania Supreme Court's review centered on whether the Wiretapping and Electronic Surveillance Act made inadmissible a a covertly obtained audio recording of Appellee Beth Ann Mason while...

Commonwealth, Aplt v. Brabham, H., III (per curiam order)
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 69 MAP 2020
In Re: P.G.F., Appeal of: K.F. (dissenting)
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 7 WAP 2020
In Re: P.G.F. (majority)  
Date: March 25, 2021
Docket Number: 7 WAP 2020

Justia Opinion Summary: In this appeal by allowance, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court considered whether, under the Pennsylvania Adoption Act, an attorney could act as both guardian ad litem and legal counsel for a minor child, in the context of...

Commonwealth v. Waters, J. (summary disposition)
Date: March 24, 2021
Docket Number: 309 MAL 2019
Commonwealth v. Talley, Q. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 24, 2021
Docket Number: 405 EAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Negron, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 24, 2021
Docket Number: 544 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Brown, J. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 24, 2021
Docket Number: 566 MAL 2020
Commonwealth v. Baines, D. (petitions for allowance of appeal)
Date: March 24, 2021
Docket Number: 576 MAL 2020
Com. v. Chesapeake Energy, et al (Anadarko, Aplt.) (dissenting)
Date: March 24, 2021
Docket Number: 81 MAP 2019
Com. v. Chesapeake Energy, et al (Anadarko, Aplt.) (majority)  
Date: March 24, 2021
Docket Number: 81 MAP 2019

Justia Opinion Summary: In an appeal by allowance, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court considered whether the Commonwealth, by the Office of Attorney General (OAG), could bring claims under the Pennsylvania Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protec...

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