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In June of 2018, John E. James Jr. got his officers commission at the Museum of the American Revolution, 75 years after his graduation.
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Cherri Gregg
November 11, 2019 - 8:02 am
A Southwest Philadelphia man who got his officers commission from the U.S. Army — 75 years after the fact — is now seeking compensation. He says the commission had been held up because of discrimination.
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University of Pennsylvania Law School
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John McDevitt
October 18, 2019 - 12:47 pm
Minority law student groups at the University of Pennsylvania are calling for the dismissal of a professor who they say is offensive. The students claim professor Amy Wax has been delivering remarks that are racist, bigoted and homophobic over the years.
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Federal courthouse in Camden.
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David Madden
October 09, 2019 - 4:49 pm
Jurors in the hate trial of he former Bordentown police chief have reached a guilty verdict on lying to the FBI a charge that could carry a jail term of up to five years when sentencing takes place.
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U.S. federal courthouse in Camden.
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David Madden
October 08, 2019 - 5:59 pm
The federal trial of the former Bordentown police chief continues with jurors announcing they’ve reached a partial verdict in the case, and deliberations will resume Wednesday morning.
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David Madden
October 03, 2019 - 9:58 am
Jurors in Camden Federal Court are considering the case of Frank Nucera, the former police chief in Bordentown, Burlington County, who is accused of abusing a black man during an arrest, committing civil rights violations and lying to investigators.
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Sean Ellis spent 22 years in prison after a wrongful conviction
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AP News
September 03, 2019 - 10:56 am
Civil liberty groups and reform-minded district attorneys are pushing to bring greater transparency to the process of highlighting police officers who have committed misconduct and could undermine criminal cases if they took the stand.
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In this Friday, Aug. 2, 2019, photo, Scott Bremner, talk radio host, works in Erie, Pa.
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August 06, 2019 - 12:32 pm
By Claire Galofaro and Bill Barrow, Associated Press ERIE, Pa. (AP) — It was the last morning of the workweek, and Scott Bremner, a popular talk-radio host here, found himself — again — in the role of accidental referee on the issue of race. And again, the discussion was inspired by racial...
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From left: Michael Bennet, Kirsten Gillibrand, Julian Castro, Cory Booker, Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Andrew Yang, Tulsi Gabbard, Jay Inslee and Bill de Blasio are shown before the second of two Democratic debates Wednesday, July 31, 2019, in Detroit.
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August 01, 2019 - 6:37 am
By Steve Peoples and Sara Burnett, Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — The ideological divisions gripping the Democratic Party intensified on Wednesday as presidential candidates waged an acrimonious battle over health care, immigration and race that tested the strength of early front-runner Joe Biden'...
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It was a test of mental and physical endurance for athletes at a special race that took place this weekend in Delaware County that was a showcase for some world class running.
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Justin Udo
May 12, 2019 - 12:47 pm
SHARON HILL, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — It was a test of mental and physical endurance for athletes at a special race that took place this weekend in Delaware County that was a showcase for some world class running. A lot can happen in 24 hours, and for Rich Riopel of Morganville, New Jersey, he used...
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It's been a Philadelphia Mother's Day tradition for 28 years, but this year, thousands gathered at the Philadelphia Museum of Art for a new Susan G. Komen tradition with the same goal.
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Antionette Lee
May 12, 2019 - 12:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It's been a Philadelphia Mother's Day tradition for 28 years, but this year, thousands gathered at the Philadelphia Museum of Art for a new Susan G. Komen tradition with the same goal. The cold and rainy weather didn't stop people from coming out to the annual More...
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