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Feds: Man Smuggled Technology From U.S. To Pakistan

A federal grand jury in Harrisburg has indicted a former central Pennsylvania resident on charges he smuggled technology out of the United States for use by the Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission.

04/02/2014

(Jerry Sandusky testifies via video link from prison, where he is serving a long term for sexual abuse of children.  Photo by Tony Romeo)

Pa. High Court Won’t Hear Sandusky Appeal

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky’s child molestation conviction will not be reviewed by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, under an order issued Wednesday.

04/02/2014

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NY Woman Pleads Guilty To Pa. Kidnapping

A New York woman who escaped police custody at a Pennsylvania hospital while pregnant has pleaded guilty to kidnapping a woman and her infant at knifepoint last year.

03/20/2014

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NJ Court Rejects Challenge To State’s Wiretapping Law From ‘Too Fat To Kill’ Murderer

New Jersey’s highest court has ruled against a Florida man who claimed he was too fat to have murdered his son-in-law.

03/18/2014

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Philadelphia Man Pleads Guilty To Blackmailing Victim Who Responded To Craigslist Ad For Gay Sex

The victim met Beisher seven times over the course of nine days, making payments that ranged from $200 to $400.

03/17/2014

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18-Year-Old Shows Up To New Jersey Court With 43 Bags Of Heroin

Officers have charged an 18-year-old man after he showed up to court with 43 bags of heroin.

03/13/2014

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NJ Teen Suing Parents Won’t Get Immediate Support

A northern New Jersey honor student who has sued to get her parents to support her after she moved out of their home had her initial request denied Tuesday by a judge who cautioned that the case could lead to a “potentially slippery slope” of claims by teenagers against their parents.

03/05/2014

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NJ Student’s Feud With Her Parents Headed To Court

A northern New Jersey honor student who says her parents kicked her out of the house when she turned 18 is now suing them, asking a court to make them support her and pay for her college.

03/04/2014

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Trial Begins For NJ Man And Former NY School Librarian Allegedly Involved In Kidnap, Rape, Kill Plot

A federal prosecutor says a New Jersey man and a former Manhattan school librarian conspired to kidnap, rape and kill women and children.

02/27/2014

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Paralegal Faces Charges Over Immigration Petitions

A woman who allegedly filed false and fraudulent immigration petitions for clients while working as a paralegal in southern New Jersey has made her initial court appearance.

02/26/2014

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Court Date Set Over Traffic Jam Subpoenas

Two of Gov. Chris Christie’s former aides are due in court next month for a hearing over whether they must provide information requested by a state legislative committee.

02/21/2014

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Jury Returns Mixed Verdict Against Philadelphia Tire Slasher

Former Mayfair resident David Toledo will remain free on bail after he was acquitted Wednesday of 45 of 60 counts.

02/05/2014

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Ringleader And Son In Mastronardo Bookmaking Operation Plead Guilty

Prosecutor Jason Bologna says actions by law enforcement led to money seizures of over a half million dollars from the trunk of the car and over a million dollars buried in the yard of ringleader Joseph Vito Mastronardo.

01/31/2014

Suspect Raghunandan Yandamuri (credit: Upper Merion Police Department)

Lawyers For Upper Merion Man Accused Of Murdering Baby, Grandmother Want To Keep Key Evidence Away From Jury

Defense attorney Steve Heckman argues the statements and confessions that his client Raghu Yandamuri gave to detectives were obtained in violation of his rights.

01/31/2014

Suspect Christopher Pagano (credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

Trial For Alleged ‘Swiss Cheese Pervert’ Postponed

A man dubbed the ‘Swiss Cheese Pervert’ who made international news for his alleged dairy fetish was scheduled to appear in court Thursday morning, but that date has been rescheduled until April.

01/30/2014

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