24, Jan 2015 - Adams County judge seeks state Supreme Court seat
An Adams County judge is seeking a seat on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, the state's highest appellate court.
24, Jan 2015 - Death sentence upheld for convicted killer of wildlife officer
HARRISBURG, PA (WPMT) The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence for Christopher Johnson convicted of killing a state wildlife conservation officer in Adams County in 2010. Johnson, 30, was convicted of first degree murder and handed the death penalty in October 2012 in the fatal shooting of Pa. Game Commission wildlife conservation officer […]
24, Jan 2015 - Adams, PA Driver sentenced in crash that killed man on mower
GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - A man has been sentenced to 3½½ to 10 years in prison in a crash that killed a central Pennsylvania man who was on a riding lawn mower.
24, Jan 2015 - State supreme court upholds death sentence in conservation officer killing
Pennsylvania Supreme Court justices upheld a death sentence for an Adams County man who was convicted of killing a wildlife conservation officer.
22, Jan 2015 - Adams, PA Supreme Court affirms murder conviction, death sentence in WCO's death
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has affirmed the first-degree murder conviction and death sentence for Christopher Lynn Johnson who shot and killed wildlife conservation Officer David Grove on Nov.
04, Apr 2014 - Adams, PA Man gets time served in 1980 Pa. firebomb killings
GETTYSBURG (AP) — A man who broke three decades of silence and helped authorities bring charges in a central Pennsylvania firebombing and the shooting deaths of two residents has been sentenced to time served after pleading to a lesser charge.
02, Apr 2014 - Adams, PA Pa. mother gets 2 to 6 years for providing weapons
PITTSBURGH—The mother of a western Pennsylvania man serving a life term in a shooting that killed one man and injured two others has been sentenced to two to six years in prison for illegally providing him with the weapon.
01, Apr 2014 - State Supreme Court hears Adams County death-row appeal arguments
PHILADELPHIA >> An Adams County death-row inmate is now at the mercy of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court after the court's seven justices heard arguments from defense counsel and prosecutors surrounding a sentence appeal.