In Camden, a “die-in” was held in front of the courthouse. A Philadelphia group blocked traffic on Broad Street.
The cities of Philadelphia, Lancaster, and Pittsburgh, along with several state legislators have challenged in Commonwealth Court the law that allows the National Rifle Association to sue any municipality that passes gun control measures stricter than state law.
Pennsylvania and Philadelphia official are honoring a couple of dozen Chinese visitors who took part in the inaugural “Harley-Davidson Heritage Tour.”
New Jersey has taken its fight over dredging the Delaware River to a federal appeals court in Philadelphia.
In Philadelphia, filings were down almost 70 percent from the average of the baseline years.
Patrick Groce and a codefendant were convicted in 1994 of beating, punching, and kicking a man at 13th and Lombard Street because they thought he was gay.