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  • District attorney: Jane Orie must pay back more than $1.5 million in taxpayer-funded defense.  Wait, we are paying for the endless parade of politicians and their corruption trials? That is madness.  Apparently, the state doesn’t usually ask for the money back though.  [Post-Gazette]
  • The Oliver Building welcomes a new law firm tenant, Metz Lewis, which will be renting 21,000 feet on the 7th and 8th floors.  Yay! It’s a nice historic building and seems to’ve fallen on hard times after K&L Gates moved out.  [Business Times]
  • Judge John Cleland says he will quash some parts of some defense subpoenas, but that the priority is moving forward with the child abuse case.  [Trib]
  • Bank of America is hiring a “mortgage resolution associate,” preferably with a JD.  [Bank of America]
  • Are you going to spend the summer clerking for a judge? Here’s some advice.  [Legal Intelligencer]