Duquesne University School of Law

Prof. Mistick and clinical students to aid D.A.'s Office and McKeesport residents

Monday, November 10, 2014

Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen A Zappala announced that McKeesport officials will receive assistance from law students at Duquesne University to help track when property owners change and prosecute negligent landlords. Professor Joseph Sabino Mistick will coordinate the efforts of the Clinical Legal Education program. The announcement came about as a result of a recent fire in McKeesport, which caused the death of six people and the critical injury of another. The investigation revealed that the landlord  had failed to install smoke alarms in the property. 

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