ACLU Files Class Action Lawsuit On Behalf Of Individuals In PA Found Incompetent To Stand TrialThe ACLU filed a class action law suit on behalf of hundreds of people in Pennsylvania with severe mental illness awaiting court ordered mental health services known as competency restoration treatment.
Zeoli Show Log 6.23.15Rich 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.
Zeoli Show Log 5.6.15Rich 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.
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.”
Marriage Equality Advocates Cautiously Optimistic As Same-Sex Marriage Arguments Head To US Supreme CourtIn 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.
Zeoli Show Log 1.14.15Rich 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.
Cursing Is Still Child Abuse In New JerseyA 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.
NJ Voters Deciding on Bail Reform-Speedy Trial Ballot QuestionVoters in New Jersey are deciding today on whether to amend the state constitution to eliminate the right to bail in certain criminal cases.
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.
Some Concerned About Car Computers' Effect On PrivacyConnecting to the web on the road is a convenience that could be harming us. What is saved and shared has people concerned.
Pennsylvania Gay Marriage Ban Overturned By Judge A federal court judge had struck down Pennsylvania's ban on same-sex marriage.
Pa. Commonwealth Court Affirms Its Decision Overturning Voter ID LawThat means the law requiring voters to show ID cards is dead unless the Pennsylvania Supreme Court steps in.