The Supreme Court is seen under stormy skies in Washington, June 20, 2019.
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AP News
March 03, 2020 - 1:36 pm
The Supreme Court made it easier Tuesday for states to prosecute immigrants who use fake Social Security numbers to get a job. Read more here.
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Aug 28, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; The Phillies Phanatic entertains fans from the top of the Philadelphia Phillies dugout during the seventh inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
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KYW In Depth
February 21, 2020 - 4:00 am
The Phillie Phanatic has held down the job of Phillies mascot for more than 40 years. But now, a feud between the design firm behind the mascot and the Phillies organization means that the future of the Phanatic in South Philadelphia is a little less clear. Read more here.
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Greg Nester, chief of mental health in the Montgomery County Public Defender’s Office, with Cara McMenamin with DA’s office.
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Jim Melwert
February 08, 2020 - 4:00 am
The public defender’s office in Montgomery County has created a high-level position focused solely on mental health. Read more here.
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Benjamin Lerner.
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Pat Loeb
January 04, 2020 - 4:00 am
When Benjamin Lerner became Philadelphia's chief public defender in 1975, he faced a stacked deck. Most Common Pleas judges were former assistant district attorneys or leaned heavily toward the prosecution. Read more here.
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Mayor Jim Kenney signs domestic workers bill of rights.
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Pat Loeb
November 30, 2019 - 4:00 am
A new law that takes effect next May will provide protection for some of Philadelphia's most vulnerable workers: nannies, maids and other domestic employees. Read more here.
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This week's panel includes Philadelphia NAACP President Rodney Muhammad and Rutgers constitutional law professor Stacy Hawkins, and Comcast Senior Executive Vice President David L. Cohen.
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November 17, 2019 - 9:03 am
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about Hollywood entertainment mogul Byron Allen's race discrimination suit against Comcast.
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Jack Stollsteimer testifying at Senate.
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Jim Melwert
November 12, 2019 - 4:00 am
Last week’s big sweep for suburban Democrats included the first Democrat to be elected Delaware County District Attorney. Read more here.
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Photo of a gun.
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Pat Loeb
November 04, 2019 - 4:33 pm
Philadelphia officials Monday made their first attempt to enforce a 2008 law requiring that gun owners report lost or stolen weapons within 24 hours. Read more here.
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Willie Veasy is one of the 17 wrongfully convicted people to find freedom with help from Pennsylvania Innocence Project.
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Cherri Gregg
October 30, 2019 - 4:00 am
The Pennsylvania Innocence Project , which has helped 17 wrongfully convicted people find freedom, will celebrate its 10th anniversary Wednesday night at a gala at the National Constitution Center.
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Pennsylvania capitol building in Harrisburg
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Tony Romeo
October 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
The state Senate has sent the House a bill to eliminate child marriage in Pennsylvania.
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