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Latest Pittsburgh News and Press about Shrager Defense Attorneys...

Below are news stories of high-profile legal cases that Attorney David J. Shrager and his law firm have been involved with in the Pittsburgh region. See also our news video compilation.

Attorney Shrager Discusses Man’s Jumping Out of Window

Attorney David J. Shrager discusses the case where a man accused of attempted homicide died after jumping through window while in police custody. “‘I don’t think that civil rights were violated in any way, whether or not they violated department policies, which would be an issue of more negligence, which is different than a civil […]

Pittsburgh Attorney Lyle Dresbold Secures a Not-Guilty Verdict in a Federal Charges Case

“Probably the hardest trial he has defended” is what Attorney Lyle Dresbold of Shrager Defense Attorneys stated in regard to his latest not-guilty verdict for a police officer facing felony charges. Also below Attorney Dresbold discusses this case on Spreaker “Talk of the Town” podcast. Mon County deputy found ‘not guilty’ Listen to “Talk of […]

New Pennsylvania DUI Laws and the ARD Program

June 2020 DUI law continues to change. Read our latest Lawyers Journal article and learn how a new Superior Court decision can decrease the penalties for those accused of DUI in PA and how these may create changes in the different ARD Programs in each county. Thank you to our team Erin Suzanne, Frankie Exler, Dana Williams, Cory Ricci, Jennifer […]

WPXI News : Facebook, Privacy and Facial Recognition

What Facebook Facial Recognition Can Mean for Your Privacy Updated: Nov 2, 2017 – 6:18 PM As soon as you post a picture on Facebook, the social media website knows who’s in that picture with you. That’s because they’re collecting your information and using computer-programs for facial recognition. Facebook isn’t alone. It’s technology that will change […]


Rioters Face Criminal Charges in Pittsburgh, PA Read about the protests at the Pittsburgh Allegheny County Jail from WTAE Channel 4 News and KDKA CBS Pittsburgh. Eleven people are facing criminal charges after protesting poor conditions at the Allegheny County Jail in Pittsburgh, PA. __________________________________________________ CBS Pittsburgh, Channel 2 News KDKA Hearing For Jail Protest […]

Controversy surrounds video allegedly showing officer using stun gun on handcuffed inmate

Watch what Attorney Shrager says about how Pittsburgh police were caught on videotape tasering a mentally-ill young man on WPXI Channel 11.

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Read more news stories and watch news videos of other high-profile Pittsburgh law suits in which David J. Shrager has represented clients.