Police during Philadelphia riot
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Jim Melwert
June 05, 2020 - 4:32 pm
As we’ve seen over the past week — and over the past few months — governments have broad power when it comes to curfews and stay-at-home orders. But what is the limit of that power? Read more here.
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George Floyd protest in Philadelphia
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
KYW Staff
June 02, 2020 - 6:32 pm
Protesters once again took over the streets of Philadelphia Tuesday, though this one did not result in clashes with police. Read the latest here.
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Chinese restaurant owners
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Pat Loeb
October 04, 2019 - 3:11 pm
The City of Philadelphia will no longer enforce a 14-year-old ordinance that requires businesses on primarily residential streets to close at 11 p.m. The suit comes from a group of Chinese restaurant owners who say they were unfairly targeted by the law. Read more here.
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Philadelphia skyline from Fairmount Park across the Schuylkill River.
Rachel Kurland
November 30, 2018 - 4:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Parks and Recreation has announced expanded curfews for its area parks. Effective Dec. 1 and through March 31, 2019, the Wissahickon Valley, East and West Fairmount Park, Cobbs Creek Park, Franklin Delano Roosevelt Park, Tacony Creek Park, and Pennypack...
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Police are enforcing a new summer curfew for teens on South Street.
Kim Adams | KYW Newsradio
Kimberly Adams
June 10, 2018 - 3:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police are enforcing a new curfew for teens on South Street. Reaction to the schedule, however, is mixed. "I see them doing reckless stuff all the time," noted a Sip-N-Glo Juicery store clerk at Ninth and South streets. She hopes a new curfew will eliminate this...
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