Common Pleas

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Pat Loeb
July 09, 2019 - 5:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia Common Pleas judge has granted part of the city's request for a preliminary injunction against the closure of Hahnemann University Hospital. Judge Nina Padilla ruled that Hahnemann's owners are prohibited "from closing, ceasing operations, or in any way...
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Mike Farrell (pictured) is running as a Democrat for Common Pleas Judge in Delaware County.
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Paul Kurtz
January 21, 2019 - 4:00 am
DELWARE COUNTY (KYW Newsradio) — A judicial candidate in Delaware County is letting voters know that he has battled Parkinson's disease for much of his adult life. Mike Farrell was just 31 when he learned he had young-onset Parkinson's, a diagnosis he refused to accept. "I tried to use Irish...
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Michael African and Rachel Wolkenstein.
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Cherri Gregg
January 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Common Pleas judge that opened the door for a partial appeal in the Mumia Abu-Jamal case is retaining jurisdiction. Earlier this month, the District Attorney's Office alerted the court of newly discovered case files. Jamal supporters met in West...
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