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.
A Philadelphia abortion provider serving life for murder has rejected a plea deal in a federal drug case.
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.
Jurors want to revisit the testimony of Lynda Williams, one of four former clinic workers who pleaded guilty to third-degree murder charges.
Closing arguments are scheduled for Monday, followed by jury deliberations.
The judge overseeing the trial of Philadelphia abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell said there was insufficient evidence in some of the cases.
There were sharp exchanges during testimony Thursday in the murder trial of abortion Doctor Kermit Gosnell.
Opening statements and the start of testimony are underway in one of the most gruesome and disturbing criminal cases in Philadelphia history.
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.
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.”
The former head of a southeastern Pennsylvania police department’s special victims unit has been convicted of sexually assaulting a woman.