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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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Archdiocese Leasing Of Cemeteries To Be Subject Of Court Hearing Monday

The proposal by the Archdiocese of Philadelphia to sign a long-term lease with a Levittown company to manage 13 cemeteries will be subject of a court hearing on Monday.

01/05/2014

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Judge Rules Against Foes Of Princeton Train Move

A judge has ruled against a group that is seeking to block the move of a popular train station in Princeton.

12/31/2013

(Victim Danny DeGennaro.)

Last Defendant Sentenced In Murder Of Bucks County Musician

The last of five defendants in the slaying of a popular suburban Philadelphia musician has been sentenced to 52 to 104 years in prison.

12/16/2013

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TV EXCLUSIVE: Family Says Penn Didn’t Protect Researcher Who Died After Working With Dangerous Radiation

Barbara Boyer’s first thoughts when she learned her 47-year-old husband Jeff was dying: how to tell the two young daughters he adored.

12/04/2013

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Philadelphia Teen Pleads Guilty To Witness Intimidation Via Social Media

A 17-year-old Philadelphia boy charged with witness intimidation and making terrorist threats by way of Twitter pleaded guilty Wednesday in family court.

12/04/2013

(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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