Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General

“Ghost gun” parts
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Tony Romeo
December 16, 2019 - 3:02 pm
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro has issued a legal opinion that determines law enforcement can now treat “ghost guns” the same as those that are purchased fully assembled. Read more here.
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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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Maureen Faulkner
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Kristen Johanson
November 12, 2019 - 5:02 pm
Maureen Faulkner, the widow of murdered Philadelphia Police Officer Danny Faulkner, is going to the state’s highest court in the hopes that the case will be handed off to the Pennsylvania attorney general. Read more here.
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A lethal injection facility
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Cherri Gregg
September 11, 2019 - 2:33 pm
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court heard oral arguments Wednesday on the state's death penalty, debating that the statute violates the cruel and unusual punishment clause of the state constitution. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania capitol building in Harrisburg
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Cherri Gregg
September 11, 2019 - 4:00 am
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court will hear oral arguments Wednesday on two cases dealing with the death penalty. Philadelphia's district attorney wants the court to strike down the policy. Read more here.
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