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Ex-PHL Baggage Handler Gets More Than A Decade In Prison For Drug Conspiracy

Officials say between February 2010 and July 2011, Mickens, a former US Airways baggage claim handler at PHL, used his airport access card to smuggle hundreds of thousands of dollars in drug proceeds through the airport.

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Wilkes-Barre Area Woman Gets Prison For Allowing Kids To Be Molested By Convicted Killer

A Pennsylvania woman has been sentenced to 3½ to 10 years in prison for taking two children to a state prison so they could be molested by a convicted killer.

06/06/2014

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Montgomery County Doctor Sentenced In Prescription Pill Case

Defense attorneys are asking for a new trial alleging prosecutors failed to reveal that their trial attorney was under investigation for drug dealing at the time of the trial.

06/05/2014

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Former Trenton Mayor Tony Mack Sentenced To Nearly 5 Years

The former mayor of New Jersey’s capital city was sentenced Thursday to nearly five years in federal prison for corruption.

05/15/2014

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Philadelphia Woman Sentenced To Life Plus 10 Years For 2004 Firebombing

Kidada Savage, 31, of Philadelphia, is the sister of Kaboni Savage, who ordered the firebombing and was sentenced to death for 12 counts of murder in aid of racketeering.

02/21/2014

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Abortion Doctor Kermit Gosnell’s Co-worker Gets Lengthy Prison Sentence

Fifty-one-year-old Steven Massof was sentenced Wednesday to six to 12 years in prison for killing two viable babies born alive during abortion procedures.

02/12/2014

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Frankford Man Sentenced To 50 To 100 Years In Prison For Savage Rape, Beating Of 2 Young Children

The defendant was convicted of the savage rape and beating of two small children, children of his girlfriends, in 2011.

02/07/2014

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Former Philadelphia Narcotics Officer Found Guilty Of Lying To Federal Investigators

The officer, 42-year-old Robertito Fontan, was accused of lying to investigators about his romantic relationship with one of the police department’s confidential informants.

01/24/2014

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Del. Couple Convicted Of Child Abuse, Neglect Gets Lengthy Prison Sentence

ttorney General Beau Biden announced on Friday that Robert Hohn and Shannon Watterson, who reportedly locked their 12-year-old son in a bedroom for a three month period and , were both sentenced to prison time.

12/06/2013

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Women Sentenced For Phony Dental Practice On The Main Line

Two Delaware County women who set up a phony dental practice along the Main Line will spend at least two months behind bars after their sentencing Monday in Montgomery County.

11/25/2013

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Philadelphia Dad, Daughter Sentenced For Medical Fraud

A Philadelphia dentist will be incarcerated and his daughter will spend time under house arrest for submitting almost $5 million in fraudulent medical bills to insurance companies.

11/18/2013

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Philadelphia Man Gets Life Sentence For Firing Into Carload of Teens, Killing 3

Axel Barreto was sentenced to three consecutive life sentences for the murder of three teens last year behind his Juniata Park home.

11/14/2013

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South Jersey Woman Sentenced For Helping To Beat Another Woman With A Wine Bottle

A judge sentenced a woman convicted of helping to assault another woman with a wine bottle to five years in prison, citing the “especially cruel and depraved manner” of the crime.

08/09/2013

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NJ White Supremacists Sentenced For Hate Crime

Two members of a white supremacist group will do prison time for their roles in a New Year’s Eve attack on two men of Egyptian descent in central New Jersey.

08/07/2013

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Pa. Father And Son Acquitted Of Sex Trafficking Still Get Prison Time

The sentencing was Monday in Manhattan for Vincent George Sr. and Vincent George Jr., of Allentown, Pa. Each was given three to nine years in prison.

07/08/2013

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