Archives for June 2010

CPRB Case Review Agenda, June 22nd, 2010

Minutes of the CPRB Meeting Held on June 22, 2010 (Mtg. No. 127)

A proclamation that was presented to former CPRB member, John Bingler, by Councilman Doug Shields on June 15, 2010; Ms. Pittinger reported on the ongoing court proceedings regarding subpoenaed G-20 documents; The Board directed Ms. Pittinger to subpoena Chief Harper/OMI for relative documentation regarding the individual sworn G-20 complaints; Ms. Pittinger mentioned the controversy surrounding the Mayor’s 6/18/10 announcement to replace five of the seven current CPRB members; Ms. Pittinger informed the Board of the status of CPRB Case #260-08 (Brendan O’Malley); 12 cases were reviewed.

Judge Wettick orders Chief Harper to respond to G-20 documents subpoena

June 18th, 2010

“WHEREAS, on December 1, 2009, the Citizen Police Review Board (“CPRB”) issued a subpoena to Respondent, Pittsburgh Police Chief Nathan E. Harper, for various reports and documents related to the September 2009 meeting in Pittsburgh of the Group of 20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors (“G-20″). WHEREAS, on January 21, 2010, the CPRB filed a Motion to Enforce Compliance with the Subpoena. WHEREAS, a hearing on the Motion was held on March 8, 2010, after which the Court entered an Order that Respondent comply with the subpoena, provided that specific documents may be withheld if identified in a Privilege Log.”