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Posted on: April 22, 2019

JUDGE SCHERER'S MOTIONS COURT CANCELLED - MAY 10TH

Judge Chris Scherer will not be hearing Civil or Orphans' Court motions on Friday, May 10, 2019. Counsel should make arrangements to present motions on a prior or subsequent Friday.

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Westmoreland County prepares to launch new veterans court program

Judge's gavel on desk with US flag in background

After years of hiatus, a reinvigorated and enhanced veterans court — expected to begin operations by early May — will enable former members of the military convicted of crimes to earn reduced sentences.

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

May Arbitration List is Available

The May 2019 Arbitration list is published on the Court's website under the Civil Section.

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Posted on: March 28, 2019

MAY CIVIL JURY TRIAL LISTS

The May, 2019 civil jury trial lists for Judge Scherer and Judge Smail, Jr. are on the website under Courts, Civil Section.

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Posted on: November 2, 2018

Did You Know? Information for Veterans and Friends of Veterans

Westmoreland County has a veteran population of approximately 28,000, according to VA estimates.  Westmoreland County and Westmoreland County Courts would like to remind those who have served, as well as friends, family and attorneys who represen...

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