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June 11, 1991 | From the Washington Post
Atty. Gen. Dick Thornburgh on Monday put on hold his plans to resign and run for the unexpired term of the late U.S. Sen. John Heinz, after a federal judge ruled that Pennsylvania's method for filling the vacancy is unconstitutional. U.S. District Judge Edward N. Cahn, ruling in Philadelphia on Monday, struck down the state law under which the state Republican and Democratic parties planned to choose the Senate candidates for a November general election.
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June 11, 1991 | From the Washington Post
Atty. Gen. Dick Thornburgh on Monday put on hold his plans to resign and run for the unexpired term of the late U.S. Sen. John Heinz, after a federal judge ruled that Pennsylvania's method for filling the vacancy is unconstitutional. U.S. District Judge Edward N. Cahn, ruling in Philadelphia on Monday, struck down the state law under which the state Republican and Democratic parties planned to choose the Senate candidates for a November general election.
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November 25, 1989 | ROBERT L. JACKSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A federal judge Friday dismissed all charges against a former CIA station chief indicted in the Iran-Contra scandal, two days after Atty. Gen. Dick Thornburgh barred the courtroom disclosure of classified information. The information withheld by Thornburgh "is essential to this defendant," said U.S. District Judge Claude M. Hilton. The judge ignored pleas from a prosecutor that "a workable scheme" could be developed to bring to trial Joseph F.
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November 25, 1989 | ROBERT L. JACKSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A federal judge Friday dismissed all charges against a former CIA station chief indicted in the Iran-Contra scandal, two days after Atty. Gen. Dick Thornburgh barred the courtroom disclosure of classified information. The information withheld by Thornburgh "is essential to this defendant," said U.S. District Judge Claude M. Hilton. The judge ignored pleas from a prosecutor that "a workable scheme" could be developed to bring to trial Joseph F.
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