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(Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky leaves the Centre County Courthouse after being sentenced in his child sex abuse case.  Credit:  Patrick Smith/ Getty Images)

Victim 9 Files Abuse Claim vs. Sandusky, Penn State

A young man who testified at Jerry Sandusky’s sex abuse trial is suing the former coach and Penn State for what he says was nearly four years of assaults while he was a child.

11/21/2013

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Attempts Nixed To Block Pa. Same Sex Marriage Lawsuit

The judge in a federal court challenge to Pennsylvania’s 17-year-old law that bans recognition of same-sex marriages is rejecting three different attempts to dismiss the lawsuit.

11/15/2013

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Pa. Man Gets Jail Time For Money Laundering, Wire Fraud

David Rothman, a Penn State graduate and who made $600,000 in 2011, pleaded guilty to charges of money laundering and wire fraud in March 2013.

11/14/2013

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Starbucks To Pay $2.76B In Coffee Spat With Kraft

An arbitrator has concluded that Starbucks must pay $2.76 billion to settle a dispute with Kraft over coffee distribution.

11/14/2013

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NJ Town To Vote On Housing Bias Case Settlement

A New Jersey town is expected this week to settle a housing discrimination case less than a month before the U.S. Supreme Court is scheduled to hear arguments on it.

11/05/2013

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Nine NJ Businesses Settle Sandy Price Gouging Dispute

State officials say settlements have been reached with nine New Jersey businesses accused of price gouging following Superstorm Sandy.

10/30/2013

Jerry Sandusky arrives at courthouse for sentencing (Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Pennsylvania Appeals Court: No New Trial For Jerry Sandusky

Pennsylvania appeals court turns down Jerry Sandusky’s request for new trial in child sexual abuse case.

10/02/2013

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Camden County Woman Convicted Of Stabbing Boyfriend

A southern New Jersey woman has been convicted of murder for stabbing her boyfriend during an argument over where she should live at college in September 2010.

09/27/2013

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2 Child Starvation Death Cases In Philly Court

There’s been a string of disturbing deaths in Philadelphia involving parents who allegedly fail to feed vulnerable children.

09/25/2013

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New Jersey Legal Dispute Over Sand Dunes Settled For $1

New Jersey officials say a lengthy legal dispute between a town and an elderly couple who complained that a protective sand dune blocked their ocean views has been settled for $1.

09/25/2013

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Central Pa. Town Appeals To Keep Body Of Jim Thorpe

Lawyers for the town of Jim Thorpe say that a judge erred when he ruled the town amounts to a museum under the 1990 Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act.

09/23/2013

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Test Case On 911 Calls, Evictions Set For Trial In Philadelphia

A federal judge on Thursday ordered a trial to decide whether towns can force the eviction of tenants who make too many 911 calls, a national test case pitting free speech rights against community safety concerns.

09/19/2013

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Court: Clicking ‘Like’ On Facebook Is Free Speech

Clicking “Like” on Facebook is constitutionally protected free speech and can be considered the 21st century-equivalent of a campaign yard sign, a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday.

09/19/2013

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Pennsylvania Appeals Court Hears Monsignor Lynn’s Endangerment Case

A Pennsylvania appeals court appears intrigued by arguments that a Roman Catholic church official was wrongly convicted for his handling of priest sex-abuse complaints.

09/17/2013

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Vineland Go-Go Bar Loses Liquor License After Two Killed In Drunk Driving Accident

A Vineland go-go bar has had its liquor license revoked for serving alcohol to two underage men who were killed in a drunk driving crash after leaving.

08/13/2013

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