Radio Times

Corruption in Luzerne County’s Judicial System

April 6, 2009

We discuss corruption in Luzerne County’s judicial system where judges Mark Ciaverella and Michael Conahan have been charged by federal prosecutors with taking $2.6 million in kickbacks from youth detention centers. Our guests are MARSHA LEVICK, Deputy Director and Chief Counsel of the Juvenile Law Center and LAURENE TRANSUE, whose daughter was sent to a Wilderness camp in 2007 after appearing before Judge Ciavarella for mocking an assistant principal on a MySpace page. Listen to the mp3

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