February 8, 2011
Professor John Burkoff discussed the trial of State Sen. Jane Orie as jury selection is about to begin. The high-stakes case promises drama and political friction in abundance. "The characters involved in this case are big characters, larger than life, and I'm not just talking about the defendants. I'm including the attorneys," Professor Burkoff told the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. "They're colorful and able attorneys. It should be an incredible show."