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Jury Hears Murder Trial In Death Of Man Who Responded To Craigslist Ad In West Oak Lane

A Philadelphia Jury is hearing the murder trial of a Willow Grove man in connection with a series of crimes that allegedly used Craigslist as bait.

07/28/2015

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Gov. Christie On Bridgegate: ‘If They Want To Subpoena Me, That’s Fine’

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie says he has no problem going on the witness stand when the bridge scandal case goes to trial.

05/06/2015

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‘Philly 10’ Expected To Go On Trial Thursday

Last month, police arrested them after a town hall meeting in Lawncrest turned into a melee.

04/23/2015

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Priest Set For Arraignment On New Charges In Child-sex Case

A suspended Roman Catholic priest faces arraignment before a federal magistrate in western Pennsylvania on additional charges that he traveled to Honduras to have sex with poor street children during missionary trips.

04/22/2015

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Pa. Mom Ordered To Trial On Charges She Had Sex With Foster Son

A 38-year-old woman has been ordered to trial on charges she had sex with her then-14-year-old foster son, after a hearing at which the boy testified he “forced” himself on the woman.

04/22/2015

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Prosecutors Drop Sex Assault Case Against Former Philadelphia Priest

The Philadelphia District Attorney’s office announced Friday that they will not to retry a former Philadelphia priest accused of sexual assault.

04/10/2015

UNKNOWN - APRIL 19: In this image released by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) on April 19, 2013, Dzhokar Tsarnaev, a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing is seen. The twin bombings at the 116-year-old Boston race resulted in the deaths of three people with more than 170 others injured.  (Credit: FBI via Getty Images)

I-TEAM: What’s Next In The Boston Marathon Bombing Trial?

The penalty phase is expected to begin next week.

04/08/2015

Several hundred students hold a vigil for Millersville student Karlie Hall. (credit: David Spunt/CBS3)

Defendant In Death Of Millersville U. Student Waives Prelim

Lancaster County court officials said 19-year-old Gregorio Orrostieta waived the hearing Monday, a day before he had been due in court on a charge of criminal homicide.

04/06/2015

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Mistrial Declared In Retrial Of Suspended Philadelphia Priest

For the second time in two years, a mistrial has been declared in the sexual assault trial of a suspended Philadelphia priest. He was accused of abusing a 10-year-old altar boy in 1997, in the rectory of a parish in the Bridesburg section.

03/11/2015

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In Second Full Day Of Deliberations, Jury In Philadelphia Priest Trial Says They’re At An Impasse

In its second full day of deliberations, the jury in the case of a suspended Philadelphia priest has told the judge they are “at an impasse”. He’s accused of sexually assaulting a 10-year-old altar boy in 1997. The judge told them to continue talking it over.

03/10/2015

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‘Black Madam’ Trial On Hold Because Of Philadelphia Storm

A hip-hop performer and “body sculptor” won’t return to the witness stand in her Philadelphia murder trial until at least Friday because of a winter storm.

03/05/2015

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Defendant Takes The Stand In Fatal Buttocks Enhancement Case

Windslowe will return to the stand in the morning. She still faces cross examination by the prosecution.

02/26/2015

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‘Black Madam,’ Defendant In Buttocks Injection Trial, Makes Wardrobe Change After Court’s Suggestion

The murder trial of a Montgomery County woman accused of performing a deadly buttocks-enhancement procedure took a bizarre turn Thursday when the court suggested the defendant make a wardrobe change.

02/26/2015

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Fugitive Goes On Trial In Philadelphia For 1992 Slaying Inside Crowded Restaurant

Prosecutors say Santiago Pedroso started a new family in the Philippines after killing 41-year-old Delores Alvarez on Father’s Day 1992.

02/24/2015

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane. (credit: David Spunt)

Pa. Attorney General Kane Says Judge Should Be Taken Off Her Case

Attorney General Kathleen Kane’s legal team argued in a filing with the state Supreme Court on Monday that Montgomery County Judge William Carpenter has demonstrated personal animosity toward her.

02/23/2015

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