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  • Senator Jane Orie may take the stand in her own defense today.  Fun! Her first two defense witnesses were staff members who said they had never done campaign work on state time.  [Trib]
  • Pittsburgh’s state corruption laws rate a C- in comparison to other states.  How many of these trials would we have if we had A+ laws? [Trib]
  • Last year, Pennsylvania law firms lagged behind the national average in profits per partner and revenue, although we also had more equity partners to share the loot.  [Legal Intelligencer]
  • Aging lawyers refuse to step down, possibly because they can’t afford to do so.  [Post-Gazette]
  • Some good news for the economy: Cliff Tuttle reports on a rumor that the PHFA may be lending again.  [Legal Backtalk]