Judge Ciavarella to be Disbarred on October 31st


HARRISBURG, DAUPHIN COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — Former Luzerne County President Judge Mark Ciavarella, Jr. has been Disbarred on Consent from the practice of law in this Commonwealth effective October 31, 2019.

Ciavarella is serving up to 28 years in prison after being convicted in 2011 in connection with sending juveniles to private detention centers in exchange for millions of dollars in kickbacks.

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