Background Information published in the Post Gazette April 29, 2015
Allegheny County Common Pleas Court
"Eight candidates are vying for three open seats on the Allegheny County Common Pleas Court in this year’s primary election. Judges who sit on this trial-level court can be assigned to four different divisions, including criminal, civil, family and orphan’s. They earn $179,532 and serve 10-year terms before going up for retention. The candidates in the race are: Pauline N. Calabrese, William F. Caye II, Rosemary C. Crawford, Hugh F. McGough, Jennifer Staley McCrady, P.J. Murray, Daniel D. Regan and Richard Schubert."
For a listing of information on each candidate:
Post Gazette opinion: http://www.post-gazette.com/opinion/editorials/2013/05/01/court-of-approval-five-deserve-nominations-for-common-pleas/201305010141
Opinion New Pittsburgh Courier: http://newpittsburghcourieronline.com/2015/05/13/editorial-our-primary-election-endorsements/
Tribune-Review opinion: http://triblive.com/opinion/editorials/8352655-74/court-colville-cases#axzz3a2Ols6sy