Josh Shapiro

The future of a law on renewable energy is being targeted by one of Pennsylvania's senators and the EPA.
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Mark Abrams
December 10, 2019 - 10:13 am
With the race still two years away, a new potential candidate for governor of Pennsylvania has emerged on the Republican side. Read more here.
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Josh Shapiro announces corruption charges against Pa. state Rep. Movita Johnson-Harrell.
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Tony Romeo
December 04, 2019 - 10:15 am
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro has announced criminal charges against state Rep. Movita Johnson-Harrell, include theft, perjury and tampering with evidence. Read more here.
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Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner.
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Kristen Johanson
December 03, 2019 - 3:36 pm
Weeks after the widow of slain Philadelphia police officer Danny Faulkner pleaded to the state’s highest court to have the district attorney removed from her husband’s case, the DA responds, and so has the state’s attorney general. Read more here.
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St Paul Cathedral, the mother church of the Pittsburgh Diocese on August 15, 2018 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Pittsburgh Diocese was rocked by revelations of abuse by priests the day before on August 14, 2018.
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Mark Abrams
November 26, 2019 - 11:21 am
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signed legislation this morning that abolishes the statute of limitations on childhood sexual abuse in the state. Read more here.
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Attorney General Josh Shapiro
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Mark Abrams
November 24, 2019 - 1:40 pm
A historic package of reform measures to Pennsylvania's statute of limitations on child sex abuse is on its way to Gov. Tom Wolf's desk, and the governor says he'll sign them into law.
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Operation LIPSTICK
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Mark Abrams
November 19, 2019 - 3:01 pm
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro visited Dobbins Career and Technical Education High School Tuesday to kick off an anti-gun violence campaign. He joined the Mothers in Charge group for the launch of Operation LIPSTICK’s initiative, which aims to combat rising gun straw purchases.
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State Sen. Mike Folmer
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AP News
September 18, 2019 - 8:11 am
Senate officials say a Pennsylvania state lawmaker who is facing child pornography possession charges has resigned. Read the latest here.
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OxyContin
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AP News
September 17, 2019 - 7:49 am
Purdue Pharma gets its day in court after the OxyContin maker filed for bankruptcy and negotiated a potential multi-billion dollar settlement to resolve thousands of lawsuits. Read what to expect here.
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Aa pharmacist in San Francisco poses for photos holding a bottle of OxyContin.
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Mark Abrams
September 16, 2019 - 7:57 am
Purdue Pharma, the company that makes OxyContin, filed for bankruptcy protection on Sunday, but Pennsylvania's Josh Shapiro is among 20 state attorneys general objecting to it.
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Attorney General Josh Shapiro
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Tim Jimenez
September 12, 2019 - 7:20 am
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro is suing the Sackler family, founders and owners of Purdue Pharma, the company that makes prescription painkiller OxyContin.
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