Pa. Commonwealth Court To Rehear Grand Jury Secrecy Case

Law360, Philadelphia (February 27, 2014, 2:11 PM EST) -- The Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court said Thursday that it would rehear a case over whether client identities in the state Senate's legal billing records are entitled to protection under federal grand jury secrecy rules, which initially went in favor of a reporter.

In January, as part of its decision in a Right to Know Law case brought by an Associated Press reporter investigating a state legislative scandal, the court threw out claims by the Senate that revealing the names of employees who were provided with counsel for...
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