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Self-Described ‘Worst Guy Ever’ Sentenced To 30 Years For Break-in, Rape Of Ex-Girlfriend

A Paulsboro man whose ex-girlfriend called him a “monster” has been sentenced to a lengthy prison term.

05/10/2013

Leader Of South Jersey Drug Ring Gets 20 Years In Jail

Jeffrey “Jazzy” Jones of Camden will also have to serve 12 years of supervised release once he’s freed from prison.

02/13/2013

Jerry Sandusky  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Sandusky And Wife ‘Defiant’ In Letters To Judge

The letters were released Thursday by Judge John Cleland, two days after he sentenced the former Penn State assistant coach to at least 30 years in prison for 45 counts of child sexual abuse.

10/11/2012

Jerry Sandusky arrives at courthouse for sentencing (Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Sandusky’s Victims React To Sentencing

The victims of Jerry Sandusky didn’t come to court looking for an apology; they know that will likely never happen. They came to make sure no child would ever again suffer at Sandusky’s hands.

10/09/2012

Allentown Man Sentenced To Life For 2011 Murder And Dismemberment Of Girlfriend

Forty-six-year-old William Ward entered the plea Monday in Lehigh County Court to a first-degree murder charge in the June 2011 slaying of 29-year-old Trisha Sadler.

10/08/2012

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Sandusky To Speak At Tuesday’s Sentencing

Jerry Sandusky’s attorney says the convicted sex offender will speak out at his sentencing hearing, scheduled for Tuesday in Bellefonte, Pa.

10/08/2012

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4 Sentenced In Multi-Million Dollar Mortgage Scheme

A federal judge decided the fates of four men who previously pleaded guilty in connection with a multi-million dollar mortgage fraud scheme.

10/01/2012

Cherry Hill Man Sentenced To 17 Years In Prison For 2011 Death At Party

Naqueebullah Habibi, 20, pleaded guilty in July to Aggravated Manslaughter and admitted to the 2011 slaying of William Walker Jr.

08/31/2012

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Archdiocese: Monsignor Lynn’s Sentence ‘Heavy’

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia has released a statement just hours after Monsignor William Lynn was sentenced to 3-6 years in prison, calling his sentence “heavy.”

07/24/2012

NJ Dentist Sentenced To 15 Years On Child Porn Charges

Jon Lackner of Cherry Hill was sentenced Tuesday in Philadelphia by U.S. District Judge Petrese Tucker.

06/12/2012

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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

NJ Man Who Smothered Infant Son Sentenced To 12 Years

A southern New Jersey man who smothered his infant son in their home because the child would not stop crying has been sentenced to 12 years in state prison.

02/18/2012

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Ex-Pa. State Senator Re-Sentenced To 61 Months

A long-powerful Pennsylvania senator has been re-sentenced to 61 months in prison in a sprawling corruption case, up from 55 months.

11/10/2011

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US Court Grants New Sentencing For Mumia Abu-Jamal

A US appeals court is awarding death-row activist Mumia Abu-Jamal a new sentencing hearing in the 1981 murder of a Philadelphia police officer.

04/26/2011

Suspect In Trenton Gang Rape Of 7 Year Old Sentenced To Probation

A New Jersey man initially accused of participating in the alleged gang-rape of a 7-year-old girl after her 15-year-old stepsister sold her for sex has been sentenced to probation.

04/02/2011

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