With people around the country waiting on the decision, and planning rallies or protests depending on the decision, Philadelphia Police are planning accordingly.
A 46-year-old Philadelphia man has been convicted of a 1998 drug murder, a conviction that came exactly 16 years to the day after the crime.
After the body of Constance Murray was found in Pennypack Park, police conducted a search for the killer for several days — until suspicion turned to the husband.
It is expected that Pope Francis will take part in events on the Ben Franklin Parkway both Saturday, Sept. 26th, and Sunday, Sept. 27th.
The daycare operation was a sham from the beginning, according to prosecutor Joan Burnes.
There was no plea today from the defendant. His only words were that he wanted a court-appointed attorney.
Delvin Barnes, 37, is accused of kidnapping a young woman in Philadelphia earlier this month and taking her to Maryland. She was rescued and he was arrested.
The defense attorney for former Philadelphia Traffic Court president judge Thomasine Tynes says his client has been cooperating with authorities in their ongoing corruption probe.
It is one of the most horrific, cold-hearted crimes in the history of Philadelphia: a firebombing that wiped out a witness’s family. The final defendant, a cooperator, was sentenced this week.
Although not specifically named, Congressman Fattah is linked to the ongoing federal investigation by two people who used to work for him.
Prosecutors say the man cheated customers and endangered their lives although, fortunately, no victims in this case were injured.
Despite pleading guilty, neither defendant specifically admitted giving the drugs to the baby.
Prosecutor Mark Gilson says this was defendant Jason Kohler’s fourth DUI and he’s a menace to society.
The defense for an allegedly corrupt former Philadelphia police officer Thomas Liciardello is fighting for his freedom — very limited freedom — pending trial.
The 88-year-old victim was left to live in squalor and roam the streets with bags on her feet for shoes.