Student Loan Crisis To Get Philadelphia City Council ScrutinyThe District Attorney and public defender are usually on opposite sides but on this they agree: the crushing debt most law students graduate with keeps them from going into public service.
Philadelphia DA's Program Gives Nonviolent Drug Offenders Alternative To PrisonThe Choice is Yours is a 13-month program that gives nonviolent drug offenders an alternative to incarceration.
Pa. High Court Takes Up Gov. Wolf's Death Penalty MoratoriumA Supreme Court order issued Tuesday granted the request by Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams to review the policy announced by the governor last month.
Philadelphia DA Issues Annual List Of Holiday Shopping Safety RemindersPhiladelphia's district attorney has issued his annual warning for the official kick off of the holiday shopping season.
Atty. Gen. Kane Says She Will Turn Over Sting File To Philadelphia's District Attorney Pennsylvania’s Attorney General now says she will turn over evidence in the sting operation that ensnared several prominent Philadelphia Democrats to Philadelphia’s District Attorney.
New Unit In Philly DA's Office Looks For Innocent People Convicted Of Serious CrimesDA Seth Williams says formation of the unit is the "right thing to do" and veteran prosecutor Gilson is the perfect person for the job.
Giordano Reacts To Philly DA's Editoral On PA Attorney GeneralPhiladelphia District Attorney Seth Williams' editorial in the Sunday Inquirer had me cheering from my Barcolounger.
Four Men Charged In Attempted Killing Of Shooting WitnessFour men are in police custody, charged with trying to murder a witness in a shooting case in November, 2010.
Pa. Rep. Charged With Funneling Money, Power To SisterState representative Jose "JP" Miranda and his sister, Michelle Wilson, are charged with criminal conspiracy, perjury, and conflict of interest.
Family Files Suit In Clergy Sex Abuse CaseThe family of a Willow Grove man, who died of an accidental drug overdose a month ago after cooperating with authorities in a clergy sex abuse case, has filed a lawsuit against the Philadelphia Archdiocese and the man's alleged abuser.
Philadelphia Voters Give Wins To Williams, ButkovitzPhiladelphia District Attorney Seth Williams and Controller Alan Butkovitz have defeated their Republican challengers in a sign of the power of incumbency and a nearly 7-1 Democratic edge in citywide voter registration.
D.A. Reviewing Case Of Former Philadelphia Priest After Alleged Victim Found DeadThe prosecution of a Catholic priest accused of molesting a former altar boy is on shaky ground, after the accuser was found dead, the victim of an apparent drug overdose.