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News Stories Attorney Komron Maknoon

Below are news stories of high-profile legal cases that Attorney Komron Jon Maknon has been involved with.

HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Philadelphia man has been charged with heading an organization that sold $7.8 million worth of heroin in two western Pennsylvania counties. [...]

U.S. News & World Report L.P.

WASHINGTON, Pa. (KDKA) — A Washington County man accused of trying to kidnap children playing in their yard was ordered to stand trial during a hearing Wednesday. [...]

CBS Broadcasting Inc.

HEMPFIELD TOWNSHIP – The murder trial of a former Hermitage woman accused in the stabbing of Frank Crash has been pushed back again, this time because of a conflict with Mercer County's incoming district attorney, Miles K. Karson.[...]

 The Herald

James Lawrence, 21, of East Hills and Michael Lyons, 22, of Homewood are charged with homicide, illegal possession of firearms and conspiracy in the March 30 death of Steven Lee, 21, of McKees Rocks. [...]

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PITTSBURGH (AP) – City officials joined several hundred relatives and friends to mourn a Pittsburgh garbage collector gunned down as he began his shift earlier this month.

Mayor Bill Peduto told relatives of 29-year-old Omar Hodges that he wished he could turn back the clock and give them one last dinner with their beloved stepfather, brother and son. [...]

 Interactive One, LLC

Defense lawyers for the two remaining defendants in a 2014 fatal shooting in Edinboro said Thursday they have reached plea deals with the Erie County District Attorney’s Office that dropped their clients’ homicide charges. [...]

 GateHouse Media, LLC

A Canton Township man accused of trying to lure three children, ages 4, 8 and 10, into his vehicle in August was ordered to stand trial after one of the alleged victims identified him during his preliminary hearing Wednesday. [...]

 Observer Publishing Company

Megan Kifer and her boyfriend, Ernest Nicholas, both 35 and of the same address on Route 910/Gibsonia Road, are charged with two felony counts each of possessing hashish and marijuana with the intent to distribute it, according to the criminal complaint. [...]

 Patch Media

Ms. Lawther spent 16 hours in jail before she was released, her defense attorney, Komron Maknoon, said in court Wednesday.

Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen A. Zappala Jr. said in a statement that he agreed to reduce the charges because, “This was an appropriate resolution in light of the evidence, and all parties involved were in agreement.” [...]

First Published October 22, 2014, 6:24pm

The Allegheny County District Attorney's Office on Thursday said it will seek the death penalty for two men with violent criminal pasts accused of killing a man outside a party bus in Sheraden. [...]

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Point Breeze landlord Golan Barak tried Thursday to say he didn't mean it when he pleaded guilty in the spring to stealing millions from Israeli investors in a real-estate Ponzi scheme.. [...]

PG Publishing Company, Inc.

WESTMORELAND COUNTY, Pa. - A neighborhood dispute took a wild turn, when an elderly man opened fire in front of a crowd of people.

 A man recorded the encounter Wednesday afternoon in Delmont, Westmoreland County. [...]

2017 Cox Media Group.

Kevin Abramovitz, 37, was arraigned later in the day in City Court, after having been removed from the fifth floor of the courthouse by Pittsburgh detectives... [...]

PG Publishing Company, Inc.

The company is defending itself and threatening to file a lawsuit against the Pittsburgh police officer tasked with investigating it.... [...]

Cox Media Group

A Plum company said Tuesday it plans to sue a Pittsburgh police officer who it says damaged its reputation with "completely untrue" accusations that it provided the city with millions of dollars in software upgrades that weren't used or did not work..... [...]

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Maknoon & Associates, LLC specializes in cases including possession with intent to deliver, marijuana possession charges, firearms charges, and other criminal cases.