Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane Sentenced to Prison

Hans Bader

ABC’s Channel 27 reports that former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane has been sentenced to 10 to 23 months in prison for leaking grand jury materials to the media and then lying about it under oath. Kane was also sentenced Monday to eight years of probation. She was convicted in August of two felonies involving perjury, and seven misdemeanors.

Back in 2015, CEI rated Kane America’s worst state attorney general. As Channel 27 notes, “Prosecutors called Kane’s crimes ‘egregious.’ They say a paranoid Kane ruined morale in [her] 800-person office . . . through a calculated scheme to embarrass rival prosecutors who had left the office.”.......Kane, by contrast, was not just corrupt, but vindictive and mean-spirited. Yet a predominantly liberal national media has paid little attention to her wrongdoing, perhaps out of ideological affinity for Kane.......To Read More.....

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