Third Circuit Court of Appeals

Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul
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Pat Loeb
April 22, 2019 - 1:11 pm
The Third Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that Philadelphia is within its right to require contractors — including Catholic Social Services, or CSS, an arm of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia — to abide by its non-discrimination policies. Read more here.
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The Third Circuit Court of Appeals ordered the re-sentencing of former Philadelphia Traffic Court judge Willie Singletary.
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Steve Tawa
March 13, 2019 - 1:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A convicted former Philadelphia Traffic Court judge caught up in a ticket-fixing scheme, now running for City Council, got his second day in court Wednesday, during a re-sentencing. While the Third Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the 2014 conviction of Willie...
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Steve Tawa
January 16, 2019 - 7:32 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Area UberBLACK limo drivers and the company are now awaiting a ruling from the Third Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia on whether the drivers can get a U.S. district judge's decision reversed. An attorney for the drivers, Ashley Keller, told the three-judge...
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Chaka Fattah
Pat Loeb
August 09, 2018 - 4:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A federal appeals court has ordered a new trial for ex-Rep. Chaka Fattah and co-defendant Herb Vederman on five of the bribery counts for which they were convicted in 2016. But the order also reinstated guilty verdicts on two charges that had been dismissed on an...
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Official portrait of federal judge Thomas Hardiman
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Cherri Gregg
June 28, 2018 - 1:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — President Donald Trump has said his pick to replace soon to-be-retired Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy will come from a list of about 25 people. A Pennsylvania federal judge is on the short list for the second time. Based in Pittsburgh, Judge Thomas Hardiman has...
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