The words uttered in court by a U.S. magistrate judge about a Catholic priest in Johnstown, Pa., known for his charity but no charged with traveling to Honduras for sex with children during missionary trips were chilling: "What you're describing is Jekyll and Hyde, Father Jekyll and Mr. Hyde," Judge Keith Pesto said, before noting he can't let "Jekyll go free and detain Mr. Hyde."
PennLive.com, Tue, Sep 30 2014 @ 07:49 AM
A western Pennsylvania priest accused of traveling to Honduras to engage in sex with children while promoting missionary work with the poor there has been arrested by federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials. The Rev.
The York Daily Record, Thu, Sep 25 2014 @ 05:24 PM
JOHNSTOWN #x2013; A Roman Catholic priest from Pennsylvania was ordered to remain jailed until his trial on charges he possessed child pornography and traveled to Honduras for sex with children during missionary trips.
O-R Online, Mon, Sep 29 2014 @ 10:13 PM
Young people in rural Pennsylvania can buy heroin more easily than a bottle of wine and getting high with the opiate can be cheaper than buying a six pack of beer, according to an investigative report released on Tuesday. Overdose deaths have climbed steadily since 1990, when drug deaths in rural areas of the state were at one per 100,000 population.
WIXY-FM Champaign, Wed, Sep 24 2014 @ 07:06 AM
Heroin is more readily available in rural Pennsylvania than a bottle of wine, and is cheaper than a six pack of beer, according to a new report. State Senator Gene Yaw, the Republican chairman for the Centre for Rural Pennsylvania which published the report, said a small packet of heroin costs between $5 and $10 and offers a five-hour high.
The Independent, Wed, Sep 24 2014 @ 07:24 PM
Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane has launched an internal investigation into alleged sexually explicit e-mails sent and received on state computers, her office said Tuesday. The disclosure came in a letter denying an Inquirer request for the e-mails, which sources have said circulated among scores of state employees, including prominent officials.
Philly.com, Wed, Sep 24 2014 @ 12:34 AM
A Pennsylvania Roman Catholic priest was charged Thursday with engaging in illicit sexual conduct and possession of child pornography following an investigation by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations Pittsburgh. Johnstown, PA - infoZine - Joseph D. Maurizio, Jr., 69, a priest of the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown, was charged by criminal complaint with engaging in illicit sexual activity in Central America, and with possessing child pornography at the rectory at Our Lady Queen of Angels Church.
Kansas City InfoZine, Fri, Sep 26 2014 @ 09:48 AM
A BIG BATCH of porny emails may be the very last thing Gov. Corbett, trailing badly in the polls to Democrat Tom Wolf, needs to hear about right now. Still, a judge yesterday said the state Attorney General's Office may release emails requested in the last two months by four newspapers, including the Daily News , which may have been sent or received by Corbett's top deputies when he was attorney general.
Philly.com, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 06:47 AM