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Mike Dougherty
January 11, 2020 - 9:47 am
A South Jersey woman will spend at least 40 years in jail for killing her mother and grandmother. Read more here.
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Delaware County District Attorney Jack Stollsteimer
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Jim Melwert
January 08, 2020 - 4:25 pm
The new district attorney in Delaware County announced Wednesday that his office is withdrawing a shoplifting charge that held up the release of a man who was granted clemency from the governor. Read more here.
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Christian Willman
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
January 07, 2020 - 1:49 pm
A former teacher and girls soccer coach at a Bucks County high school will spend up to 12 years in prison after pleading guilty to having inappropriate relationships with students. Read more here.
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Shaurn Thomas and James Figorski.
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Flashpoint
January 02, 2020 - 4:00 am
The City of Philadelphia will pay out over $4 million to settle civil rights claims brought by a man who spent 24 years behind bars for a murder he did not commit. His wrongful conviction was linked to two rogue detectives. Read more here.
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AP News
December 27, 2019 - 4:21 pm
Two New Jersey men who have served more than 20 years in prison for a double murder have a chance at a new trial after a state appeals court ruled that newly discovered evidence could clear them. Read more here.
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Paul Manafort
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AP News
December 17, 2019 - 3:50 pm
Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort has been hospitalized for a heart-related condition while serving his federal prison sentence. Read more here.
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Makael Bevins and Ahnile Fountain
Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
December 12, 2019 - 3:41 pm
Two Pottstown men are on their way to state prison after they pleaded guilty to firing 15 shots into a teenage girl’s home. Read more here.
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David Sheppard
Delaware County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
December 09, 2019 - 4:26 pm
The man whose clemency was held up by a shoplifting charge in Delaware County is one step closer to freedom. After nearly 30 years in state prison, 54-year-old David Sheppard is being released to a community correction center — or halfway house — on personal recognizance. Read more here.
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Jim Melwert
December 06, 2019 - 3:43 pm
A man whose life sentence in prison was just commuted by Gov. Tom Wolf may be facing arrest. Read more here.
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Michael Evans
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Jim Melwert
December 04, 2019 - 3:37 pm
A former Pennsylvania State Police officer who served time for sexually assaulting women while on duty is headed back to prison on a parole violation, after he pleaded guilty to molesting a 15-year-old in Berks County. Read more here.
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