03, Apr 2014 - Schuylkill, PA Inquest slated in death of Pa. prison inmate
POTTSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Jury selection begins Friday in eastern Pennsylvania for a coroner's inquest into the death of a county prison inmate a year ago.
01, Apr 2014 - Schuylkill, PA Rare coroner's inquest seeks to find out how inmate died
Because cameras aren't usually allowed in Pennsylvania courtrooms, it's a legal drama not typically seen on TV for a case that's anything but typical. It's called a coroner's inquest. Think more preliminary hearing than trial. If you've never heard of a coroner's inquest don't feel bad; the last time one happened in Schuylkill County was more than a decade ago, 15 years to be exact. The jury ...