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Mark Abrams
January 02, 2019 - 1:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As the new year begins, a raft of new laws go into effect in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware. Pennsylvania school districts will now receive state help to install cameras on the exterior of school buses to help catch drivers who speed around stopped buses...
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Mike Dougherty
October 23, 2018 - 9:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A large crowd turned out at Love Park Tuesday to rally for transgender rights in protest of a report that detailed the Trump Administration's plans to roll back some Obama-era protections. Holding fists in the air, both real and cardboard, rally participants say they...
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A federal judge will hear arguments Monday, June 25, 2018, from lawyers representing Republican legislative leaders who say the case should be dismissed because the plaintiffs can't prove the new law is harming them.
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June 25, 2018 - 7:12 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — More than a year after North Carolina undid its "bathroom bill," a legal battle is simmering over a law that replaced it. A federal judge on Monday will hear arguments from transgender advocates who claim in a lawsuit that the replacement law still discriminates against the...
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Dreamstime
Cherri Gregg
May 28, 2018 - 2:17 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey could soon enact some of the most progressive transgender laws in the country. The bills, which impact how gender identity appears on certain records, are expected to be signed by Gov. Phil Murphy. The first bill establishes a transgender task force in New...
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