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Exclusive Excerpt From John Feinstein’s ‘Where Nobody Knows Your Name’

An exclusive excerpt from John Feinstein’s book, “Where Nobody Knows Your Name,” which chronicles the lives of those trying to reach Major League Baseball.

02/25/2014

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Gov. Christie Signs Bill That Shields Sexting Minors

Minors in New Jersey who engage in sexting would not be placed on the state’s Megan’s Law registry.

01/22/2014

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Bill In New Jersey Would Shield Sexting Minors From Megan’s Law

Minors in New Jersey who engage in sexting would not be placed on the state’s Megan’s Law registry under a bill that has received final legislative approval.

01/14/2014

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Philadelphia Man Sentenced To 24 Years In Jail For Trafficking Minors

Officials say Craig Johnson, a/k/a “Geez,” operated a prostitution venture in Philadelphia where he allegedly recruited two juveniles to work as prostitutes.

11/13/2013

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Philadelphia Man Charged In Sex Trafficking Conspiracy

Police charged 43-year-old Adrian Palmer, of Philadelphia, is charged by Indictment, with conspiring in the sex trafficking of girls under the age of 18.

10/18/2013

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Two Accused Of Operating Prostitution Venture, Trafficking Minor For Sex

The two are accused of recruiting young females to work for them and then threatening them with physical violence in order to keep them working in the prostitution venture.

05/01/2013

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Gov. Christie Signs New Legislation Pertaining To Minors And Tanning

According to a release, Christie signed a bill on Monday that prohibits minors under 14 years of age from using spray tanning facilities and prohibits minors under 17 years of age from using tanning beds.

04/01/2013

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8 Penn State Students Charged In Connection With Apartment Fall

Eight Penn State students each face a misdemeanor charge of furnishing alcohol to minors after police said they attended a party during which a school cheerleader suffered serious injuries from a fall out a fifth-floor window.

01/29/2013

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Social Media Predator Sentenced For Sexually Assaulting Underage Girls

A former volunteer youth girl’s soccer coach from Philadelphia was sentenced to 12.5 to 25-years in jail on Monday, after pleading guilty last year to using social media sites like MySpace and Facebook to prey on teenage girls.

06/11/2012

Warrant Issued For Guidance Counselor Who Provided Alcohol,Sexual Favors To Minors

She was fired last month for allegations of inappropriate behavior and is now facing charges that she gave alcohol to three underage cadets and even had sexual contact with another.

01/04/2012

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Michael Vick Takes Anti-Dogfighting Message To Congress

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick brought his anti-dogfighting message to Congress on Tuesday, backing legislation that would penalize those who knowingly attend animal fights and allow minors to attend.

07/19/2011

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Philadelphia City Council Approves Measure Requiring Stores Selling Tobacco To Get A Permit

Shops that sell tobacco in Philadelphia will soon have to fork over $50 for a permit.

06/12/2011

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