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Former Phila. Cop Sentenced For Lying About Affair During Drug Probe

Former officer Robertito Fontan, who had compiled a distinguished record in the dangerous world of undercover work with the Philadelphia Police Department, will now be going to prison for a year.


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Convicted Philadelphia Abortion Doctor Rejects Federal Drug Plea

A Philadelphia abortion provider serving life for murder has rejected a plea deal in a federal drug case.


(Defense attorney Jack McMahon speaks with reporters outside the Criminal Justice Center.  Credit: Steve Tawa)

Defense Attorney For Convicted Abortion Doctor Defends Gosnell, Admits There Should Be Changes To Late Term Abortions

The attorney for Kermit Gosnell spoke with Dom Giordano to defend Gosnell’s character and admit there needs to be changes to late term abortion laws.


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Gosnell Abortion-Murder Trial Jury Will Have Five Hours of Trial Testimony Reënacted

Jurors want to revisit the testimony of Lynda Williams, one of four former clinic workers who pleaded guilty to third-degree murder charges.


(Dr. Kermit Gosnell, in file photo.)

Defense Rests Quickly in Murder Trial of West Philadelphia Abortion Doctor

Closing arguments are scheduled for Monday, followed by jury deliberations.


(Dr. Kermit Gosnell, in file photo.)

Judge Tosses 3 of 8 Murder Counts Against West Phila. Abortion Doc

The judge overseeing the trial of Philadelphia abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell said there was insufficient evidence in some of the cases.


(Dr. Kermit Gosnell.  Photo provided by Philadelphia DA's office)

Heated Exchanges At Trial Of Philadelphia Abortion Doctor Charged With Murder

There were sharp exchanges during testimony Thursday in the murder trial of abortion Doctor Kermit Gosnell.


(Dr. Kermit Gosnell.  Photo provided by Philadelphia DA's office)

Trial Starts For Philadelphia Abortion Doctor Charged With 8 Counts Of Murder

Opening statements and the start of testimony are underway in one of the most gruesome and disturbing criminal cases in Philadelphia history.



Eyewitnesses Testify In Case Of Deadly Citizens Bank Park Beating

Several witnesses have testified they saw defendant Francis Kirchner kick a man who was down, a man who later died from injuries suffered during a vicious beating outside Citizens Bank Park in 2009.



Court Blocks Unauthorized Sale Of Gosnell’s Properties

Defense attorney Jack McMahon explains, “the theory is that you don’t transfer property to your uncle for a dollar and then say you don’t have anything later on.”



Former Bensalem Police Officer Convicted In Sex Assault Case

The former head of a southeastern Pennsylvania police department’s special victims unit has been convicted of sexually assaulting a woman.



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