A Pennsylvania judge has rejected a former Susquehanna County prosecutor‘s attempt to be named district attorney, siding instead with a woman who was appointed earlier this year by the court to hold the law enforcement post.

On Monday, Senior Judge David E. Grine dismissed attorney William Urbanski’s lawsuit to supplant Marion O’Malley as district attorney. The court found Urbanski, who had been first assistant under the county’s last elected district attorney, failed to meet the law’s residency requirement before he took the oath of office at the beginning of the year.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]