Ex-Pa. Judge Sues Ethics Attys Over 'Kids For Cash' Case

Law360, New York (February 7, 2013, 1:52 PM EST) -- A former Pennsylvania judge who says she was unseated after investigating two judges convicted in a $2.8 million “kids for cash” juvenile jail scheme filed a lawsuit Tuesday accusing two Pennsylvania Judicial Conduct Board attorneys of failing to pursue allegations she asserted in her probe.

Former Luzerne County Common Pleas Court Judge Ann Lokuta says the JCB attorneys ignored a complaint she filed against former Judge Michael Conahan because Conahan and former Judge Mark Ciavarella Jr. allegedly used the JCB to target Lokuta upon discovering she'd...
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Case Information

Case Title

Lokuta v. Sallemi et al

Case Number



Pennsylvania Middle

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Other


A. Richard Caputo

Date Filed

February 4, 2013

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