MOVE 9

Mike Africa Jr. and Wilson Goode
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Flashpoint
May 11, 2020 - 7:13 pm
As the 35th anniversary of the MOVE tragedy approaches, there are growing calls for a citywide apology, and part of the effort is led by the city’s first black mayor. Read more here.
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This week's panel includes Alycia Kinchloe of Kinchloe Law, Alexander Soutos of Samos Investigations, Ashlei Perry, a member of Philadelphia's growing polyamorous community.
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Flashpoint
February 09, 2020 - 6:30 am
This week on the annual Flashpoint "Love Show": Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about America's recent rise in infidelity.
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MOVE 9
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Cherri Gregg
June 01, 2019 - 9:01 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- It's been a week since two additional members of the MOVE 9 were released from prison. The group was sentenced to 30 to 100 years behind bars for their part in a shootout that resulted in the death of a Philadelphia police officer. "MOVE was innocent and didn't kill...
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Michael, Consuela,Pam and Sue Africa speak about Ramona Africa's health.
Cherri Gregg | KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
August 22, 2018 - 2:58 pm
WEST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The last remaining survivor of the 1985 MOVE tragedy is gravely ill, and her supporters are asking for help. "Ramona Africa's health is critical at this point," Sue Africa told reporters Wednesday as she stood outside of a home in West Philadelphia. Several...
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Debbie Sims Africa, the first member of the MOVE 9, is now free. She made her first public appearance Tuesday.
Cherri Gregg | KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
June 19, 2018 - 6:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The first member of the MOVE 9, a group of people who were convicted for the 1978 death of the Philadelphia police officer, is now free. Debbie Sims Africa made her first public appearance Tuesday. The Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole denied her parole eight...
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Michael Africa, Jr. and Debbie Sims Africa
Michael Africa, Jr.
Flashpoint
June 18, 2018 - 9:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Debbie Sims Africa, a member of the MOVE 9 , was released over the weekend after nearly 40 years behind bars for the 1978 shooting death of a Philadelphia police officer. As KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg explains, six of the MOVE 9 are still locked up. "...
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