Federal investigators have subpoenaed at least one insurance company to testify about uninsured/underinsured motorist arbitrations in Luzerne and Lackawanna, Pa., counties before a grand jury, indicating for the first time that the corruption probe has expanded geographically. The investigators' move comes on the heels of a report in a local newspaper that ties an attorney, whose name has turned up in an examination of allegations of case fixing, to a Luzerne County judge.
Feds Subpoena Insurance Records, Broaden Reach of Judicial Corruption Probe
The Legal Intelligencer
March 16, 2009