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Criminal Justice Center in Philadelphia
KYW Newsradio, file
Kristen Johanson
May 18, 2020 - 1:27 pm
Philadelphia courts remain closed, with both civil and criminal jury trials suspended until at least Sept. 8. Court officials are working to develop protocols for when trials resume. Read more here.
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Curtis Fish
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
May 13, 2020 - 2:53 pm
A Bucks County man is dead after a fire and standoff with police on Tuesday. Authorities say he was out on bail, awaiting trial on rape and kidnapping charges. Read more here.
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Maurice Hill
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
March 05, 2020 - 5:32 pm
Maurice Hill, the man accused of shooting six Philadelphia police officers during an eight-hour standoff in Nicetown last summer, will go to trial on additional attempted murder and reckless endangerment charges. Read more here.
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Harvey Weinstein
Craig Ruttle/AP
AP News
February 24, 2020 - 11:45 am
The jury says it has reached a verdict in Harvey Weinstein's rape trial in New York City. Read the latest here.
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Roger Stone
Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP
AP News
February 20, 2020 - 12:40 pm
Roger Stone, a staunch ally of President Donald Trump, has been sentenced to 40 months in prison after the Justice Department backed off its original sentencing recommendation of at least seven years.
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Shana Decree, 45, and her daughter Dominique Decree, 19, are charged with five counts of murder and conspiracy.
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
February 18, 2020 - 2:11 pm
Nearly one year after a mother and daughter were charged with killing five family members in a small Morrisville apartment, the pair made their first appearance in Bucks County court, where they both pleaded not guilty. Read more here.
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Defense lawyer Perry de Marco, Sr and Ari Goldstein outside the Criminal Justice Center
Steve Tawa/KYW Newsradio
Kristen Johanson
February 13, 2020 - 5:20 pm
Closing arguments are expected Friday in the sex assault trial against a former Temple University fraternity president. Read more here.
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Harvey Weinstein
Richard Drew/AP
AP News
February 13, 2020 - 12:20 pm
Harvey Weinstein’s lawyer told jurors that prosecutors in the rape case against him were acting like moviemakers, creating a world where “women are not responsible” for how they interact with men. Read more here.
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Defense lawyer Perry de Marco, Sr and Ari Goldstein outside the Criminal Justice Center
Steve Tawa/KYW Newsradio
Kristen Johanson
February 12, 2020 - 1:52 pm
The trial is underway in the case against Ari Goldstein, the former Temple University fraternity president who is accused of sexually assaulting two young women in the frat house about two years ago. Read more here.
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40-year-old Miles Jones is facing criminal homicide and other charges after fatally shooting two men who tried to stop an argument between him and his girlfriend while camping, according to police.
Bucks Country District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
February 04, 2020 - 7:12 pm
A 41-year-old Philadelphia man will stand trial for murder in connection with a deadly double shooting at a Bucks County campground last fall. Read more here.
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