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Police Shoot, Wound Suspect In North Phila. As City’s Top Cop Calls For Wide Review

The shooting comes on the heels of news that Philadelphia police commissioner Charles Ramsey has asked federal authorities to look into department’s use of deadly force.

05/29/2013

U.S. Justice Dept: Settlement Reached In Valley Swim Club Discrimination Case

The swim club, which was formerly located in Huntingdon Valley, Pa. was accused of discriminating against a group of African-American children because of their race back in June 2009.

08/16/2012

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Philadelphia Gay Leader Praises White House About-Face On Gay Marriage

Gay rights activists in Philadelphia and elsewhere are praising President Obama’s decision to stop supporting the “Defense of Marriage Act.” That’s the federal law that bans recognition of same-sex marriages.

02/24/2011

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