Pa. State Rep. Vereb On Revictimization Relief Act Ruling: “I'm Not Taking This As A Defeat, Rather A Speed Bump”State Rep. Mike Vereb (R-150th) told Talk Radio 1210 WPHT midday host Dom Giordano this is “a fight and this is the first bell in this fight and we're going to continue.”
Pa. Lawmaker Says He'll Rewrite 'Mental Anguish' Law, If NecessaryThe sponsor of a Pennsylvania law aimed at preventing offenders from causing mental anguish to crime victims and their loved ones says he’ll write a new bill, if necessary, now that a federal judge has ruled that the law violates free speech.
Zeoli Show Log 4.15.15Rich discussed the latest report on the investigation into the VA, a teacher apologizing for having her class send get well letters to Mumia Abu-Jamal, and the Phillies selling tickets on Groupon. He also spoke with Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick, Ronnie Polaneczky from the Philadelphia Daily News and Michelle Singleton from the Washington Post.
Zeoli Show Log 4.10.15Friday's edition of The Rich Zeoli Show covers a few hot stories of the last couple days. The guys are live from Citizens Bank Park at the Nova Care Broadcast Booth. A NJ middle school teacher had her students write "Get Well" letters to Mumia Abu-Jamal, convicted cop-killer. Hilary Clinton is about to announce her presidential candidacy and finally The PENNDOT released a PSA which centers around Texting and Walking. Rich talked with Kate Anderson Brower, who's new book titled, "The Residence: Inside The Private World Of The White House" was released and available on Amazon.com. All this and more on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT.
Lawyer: Mumia Abu-Jamal Hospitalized For Unknown ReasonFormer death row inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal has been hospitalized, but his lawyer says prison officials won't tell him why.
Judge Weighs 'Mental Anguish' Law Opposed By Convicted Cop-Killer Mumia Abu-JamalA federal judge peppered lawyers with questions Monday about a Pennsylvania law designed to protect crime victims that is being challenged on free speech grounds, including by a convicted cop-killer.
Second Lawsuit Filed Challenging Pa. Law Restricting SpeechThe ACLU has filed a first amendment lawsuit challenging the so-called "Silencing Act," as did convicted cop-killer Mumia Abu-Jamal in November.
Center City Mural Dedicated To Memory of Slain Officer Daniel FaulknerThe mural, at 235 North 11th Street, is on an outside wall of the 6th Police District headquarters, where Officer Faulkner reported for roll call each day.
Abu-Jamal Sues Over Pennsylvania Law Restricting SpeechMumia Abu-Jamal and his supporters are suing to overturn a new Pennsylvania law they says violates convicts' free speech rights.
ACLU Says New Pa. Law Violates First Amendment Rights of ConvictsThe Pennsylvania chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union says it is preparing to file a lawsuit to get the state's new "Revictimization Relief Act"overturned.
Law Signed To Curb Cop Killer's 'Obscene Celebrity'Gov. Corbett signed into law a measure that he says is intended to curb the "obscene celebrity" cultivated by convicts such as Mumia Abu-Jamal.
Mumia Abu-Jamal's Speech Leads To Victims' Rights Bill Governor Tom Corbett spoke at a Capitol event a day after Mumia Abu-Jamal gave a recorded address to about 20 graduates at Goddard College in Plainfield.