NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A prosecutor has opposed house arrest for a former state attorney general convicted in a perjury and obstruction case and signaled he will seek a two-year prison sentence for her. Former attorney general Kathleen Kane, a one-term Democrat, has said she hopes to be considered for probation or home confinement at her Oct. 24 sentencing in Montgomery County. However, District Attorney Kevin Steele, also a Democrat, wrote in court papers Friday that Kane, who’s 50 years old, shouldn’t qualify for home confinement because she faces a state prison sentence of two years or more, not a jail sentence that would keep her in the county system. A jury in August convicted Kane of leaking grand jury documents to a newspaper to embarrass a… Next »

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