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Zeoli Show Log 6.23.15

Rich discussed the continuing coverage of the removal of the Confederate flag is South Carolina, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf’s battle with state Republicans over the state budget, and Jurassic World being sexist. He also spoke with Erika Clemens from AFP-NJ, Former Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell, Chip Sebastian from STING, and foreign policy analyst Ed Turzanski.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/23/2015

Zeoli Show Log 5.6.15

Rich assess the reaction to Pamela Gellar’s draw Mohammed contest, LeSean McCoy’s criticism of Chip Kelly, and ISIS opening a 5 star hotel. He talked with author’s Josh Davis and Peter Schweizer, and Dr. Donna Tonrey from La Salle University.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/06/2015

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Pa. State Rep. Vereb On Revictimization Relief Act Ruling: “I’m Not Taking This As A Defeat, Rather A Speed Bump”

State Rep. Mike Vereb (R-150th) told Talk Radio 1210 WPHT midday host Dom Giordano this is “a fight and this is the first bell in this fight and we’re going to continue.”

04/29/2015

Representatives from the Human Rights Campaign deliver an amicus brief and accompanying signatures in support of same-sex marriage to the U.S. Supreme Court. (Credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Marriage Equality Advocates Cautiously Optimistic As Same-Sex Marriage Arguments Head To US Supreme Court

In the 1990s more than two dozen states had laws banning gay marriage. Today, that number is at 13, with 36 states plus the District of Columbia passing laws or instituting court orders making marriage equality the law of the land.

04/28/2015

Zeoli Show Log 1.14.15

Rich talked about the reaction to the latest edition of the Charlie Hebdo magazine in France, the re-defining of prostitution in Seattle, and Nancy Grace’s interview with rapper 2 Chains. He also talked to Ariela Migdal from the ACLU about her representation of a woman fighting to keep her job while she is pregnant.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/14/2015

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Cursing Is Still Child Abuse In New Jersey

A 70-year-old law makes it illegal in New Jersey to use “profane, indecent or obscene language” around a minor in that adult’s care, but that may change.

12/25/2014

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NJ Voters Deciding on Bail Reform-Speedy Trial Ballot Question

Voters in New Jersey are deciding today on whether to amend the state constitution to eliminate the right to bail in certain criminal cases.

11/04/2014

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Mumia Abu-Jamal’s Speech Leads To Victims’ Rights Bill

Governor Tom Corbett spoke at a Capitol event a day after Mumia Abu-Jamal gave a recorded address to about 20 graduates at Goddard College in Plainfield.

10/07/2014

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Some Concerned About Car Computers’ Effect On Privacy

Connecting to the web on the road is a convenience that could be harming us. What is saved and shared has people concerned.

08/06/2014

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Pennsylvania Gay Marriage Ban Overturned By Judge

A federal court judge had struck down Pennsylvania’s ban on same-sex marriage.

05/20/2014

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Pa. Commonwealth Court Affirms Its Decision Overturning Voter ID Law

That means the law requiring voters to show ID cards is dead unless the Pennsylvania Supreme Court steps in.

04/29/2014

(Easton, Pa. schoolgirls at the center of the case display their controversial bracelets outside the US Courthouse in Philadelphia.  Credit: Mike DeNardo)

U.S. Supreme Court Won’t Hear Dispute Over ‘I Heart Boobies’ Bracelets

The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from the Easton Area School District that wanted to prevent students from wearing “I (heart) Boobies!” bracelets to promote breast cancer awareness among young people.

03/10/2014

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Rap Lyrics On Trial This Week At NJ Supreme Court

The New Jersey Supreme Court will hear arguments Monday in a case that has gotten national attention.

03/02/2014

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Local Attorney Weighs In On City’s Controversial Stop And Frisk Policy

Attorney David Rudovsky worked with the ACLU in representing a class of plaintiffs in a 2010 suit against the city of Philadelphia over its stop and frisk policy.

02/22/2014

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Pa. Bill Would Outlaw Harassment By Posting X-Rated Photos of Ex

The proposed law would make it a crime to expose sexually explicit images of an “intimate partner” to a third party for the intent of harassment.

01/14/2014

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