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Dom Giordano Talks To Maureen Faulkner About Failed Justice Department Nomination

Earlier today on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT, Dom Giordano spoke with Maureen Faulkner, the wife of Daniel Faulker, a Philadelphia police officer murdered in 1981 by Mumia Abu-Jamal, about the Senate’s vote this week to reject President Obama’s nomination of Debo Adegbile to head the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division.

03/07/2014

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Congressman Fitzpatrick: Adegbile Rejection Will Be Turning Point For Obama Administration

Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick joined Chris Stigall Thursday on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT to discuss the Senate’s rejection of Debo Adegbile, President Obama’s nomination to head the Civil Rights Division of the Justice Department.

03/06/2014

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Senators Toomey, Casey Help Block Obama’s Justice Department Pick

The president tapped Debo Adegbile to head the Civil Rights Division. He was part of the legal team that helped get Mumia Abu-Jamal off death row.

03/06/2014

From left to right: Ed McCann, Pat Toomey (partially hidden), Mike Fitzpatrick, John McNesby.  (Credit: Kim Glovas.)

Senator Toomey Turns Up Volume On Opposition To Obama DOJ Appointee

U.S. Senator Pat Toomey and several other elected officials are calling on citizens to call their Senators, to oppose a nomination to the Department of Justice.

02/11/2014

Stigall Show Log 2.6.14

Chris details the power outages around the suburbs brought on by yesterdays storm and former American Idol contestant, Clay Aikens run for Congress. He talks to meteorologist Joe Bastardi and Senator Pat Toomey.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–02/06/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 08: Senior counsel to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Debo Adegbile testifies during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee January 8, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Adegbile has been nominated by President Barack Obama to become the next Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division at the Department of Justice. (Credit: Wong/Getty Images)

Obama Nominee To Civil Rights Post Sparks Controversy Over Connection To Mumia Abu-Jamal

President Obama’s decision to nominate a former NAACP Legal Defense Fund attorney to the top civil rights job at the Department of Justice is sparking outrage among the police unions for his connection to Mumia Abu-Jamal.

01/10/2014

Prosecutors In Pa. Seek Fewer Death Penalties Due To ‘Broken System’

Pennsylvania’s death row population is going down, dramatically, and people on both side of the debate over the death penalty say it is a symptom of a broken system.

04/09/2012

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Mumia Abu-Jamal Moved Into General Prison Population

Former death row inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal has been moved into the general prison population for the first time since his arrest 3 decades ago.

01/28/2012

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Widow Of Slain Philadelphia Cop Demands Answers After Transfer Of Husband’s Killer

A representative of Pennsylvania’s department of corrections has told Philadelphia’s district attorney that Mumia Abu-Jamal is getting no special treatment.

12/19/2011

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Abu-Jamal: I’m Off Death Row; Surprised By DA Move

Former death row inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal says he is surprised and somewhat disappointed that he will not get a new sentencing hearing.

12/12/2011

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Supporters Of Mumia Abu-Jamal Mark 30th Anniversary Of His Conviction With Rally At NCC

Nearly 1,000 people gathered at the National Constitution Center on Friday night to mark the 30th anniversary of Mumia Abu-Jamal’s incarceration, and to continue to fight for his release from Pennsylvania’s death row.

12/09/2011

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Philadelphia DA Gives Up On Death Penalty For Mumia Abu-Jamal

Philadelphia’s district attorney has decided not to continue to pursue the death penalty against Abu-Jamal.

12/07/2011

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Sources: Philly DA Expected To Hold Press Conference On Future Of Mumia Abu Jamal Case

KYW Newsradio has learned from multiple sources that the Philadelphia District Attorney will hold a news conference Wednesday morning to announce a decision on the future of the case.

12/06/2011

Stigall Show Log 4.27.11

Chris talks to Kathryn Klaber, head of the Marcellus Shale Coalition, Dom Giordano on Mumia Abu Jamal’s latest court victory and PA State House Majority Leader Mike Turzai about privitizing state liquor stores.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/27/2011

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Appeals Court Grants Mumia Abu-Jamal New Sentencing Hearing

A federal appeals court in Philadelphia has once again said that death row inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal should be granted a new sentencing hearing. But, his conviction for killing a police officer in 1981 still stands.

04/27/2011

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