Larry Krasner

Philadelphia Police Department headquarters.
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Pat Loeb
May 12, 2020 - 1:35 pm
Philadelphia police have charged Dana Bazelon, policy director for District Attorney Larry Krasner, with child endangerment. Read more here.
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Mayor Jim Kenney
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KYW Staff
March 31, 2020 - 1:58 pm
Amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic in Philadelphia, Mayor Jim Kenney said another “public health crisis” has crept back into the foreground: gun violence. Coronavirus cases also climbed to 1,315. Read the latest here.
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Protesters in cars demand low-risk inmates released
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Cherri Gregg
March 30, 2020 - 7:09 pm
Protesters swarmed City Hall on Monday — in their cars, per social-distancing rules — to demand the release of low-level offenders from Philadelphia and state prisons as the coronavirus crisis continues on. Read more here.
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Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner
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Kristen Johanson
March 16, 2020 - 7:22 pm
"An acceleration of reform" is how the Philadelphia district attorney is outlining his plan for the city during the coronavirus outbreak. He wants less people arrested, charged and jailed. Read more here.
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Cpl. James O'Connor
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KYW Staff
March 13, 2020 - 7:01 am
A Philadelphia SWAT officer was shot and killed this morning in the line of duty. Cpl. James O’Connor was serving a homicide warrant in the Frankford section of the city. Read more here.
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Montgomery county courthouse in Norristown, Pa.
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Jim Melwert
March 05, 2020 - 9:07 am
One week after the top two lawyers in the Montgomery County public defenders’ office were fired, several groups are planning a rally in their support on the courthouse steps. Read more here.
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Gavel in a courtroom.
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Kristen Johanson
March 03, 2020 - 5:33 pm
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has named the "special master to investigate" how the Mumia Abu-Jamal case is being handled by the Philadelphia District Attorney, and how the investigation will play out. The judge is no stranger to high profile cases. Read more here.
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Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner
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Kristen Johanson
February 24, 2020 - 4:16 pm
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court will appoint a special investigator to look into how the Mumia Abu-Jamal case is being handled by Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner. Read more here.
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Defense lawyer Perry de Marco, Sr and Ari Goldstein outside the Criminal Justice Center
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Kristen Johanson
February 12, 2020 - 1:52 pm
The trial is underway in the case against Ari Goldstein, the former Temple University fraternity president who is accused of sexually assaulting two young women in the frat house about two years ago. Read more here.
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Cash Bail Fund
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Cherri Gregg
January 25, 2020 - 4:32 pm
Several grassroots groups came together on Martin Luther King Day for a community hearing to share stories of the perils of cash bail. Read more.
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