Wide Gag Order Issued in 'Basement of Horror' CaseProsecutors filed the motion citing "overzealous" media coverage, including "manipulating" victims into doing interviews, and trespassing.
Philadelphia D.A's Office Requests Gag Order In Tacony Dungeon CaseA Philadelphia judge will hear arguments Wednesday on the District Attorney's motion for a gag order on participants in the basement captives' case. The D.A.'s office, which will not comment, claims in court papers that the media is 'hindering' the case.
Preliminary Hearing Set In Northeast Philadelphia ‘Basement Of Horror’ CaseThe suspected ringleader of an alleged Social Security fraud scheme in which police say mentally disabled people were held captive in a basement may not completely understand the seriousness of the charges against her, her lawyer said Monday.