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(Former Philadelphia traffic court judge Willie Singletary, right, and attorney William Brennan, left, face reporters outside the US courthouse in center city.  2013 file photo by Tony Hanson)

Prosecution Expected To Rest In Traffic Court Ticket-Fixing Trial

The prosecution is expected to rest later today in the trial of six former Philadelphia Traffic Court judges who allegedly fixed tickets.


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Disputing ‘Penetration,’ Judge Dismisses Felony Sex Charges Against Philadelphia Priest

Father Andrew McCormick is accused of sexually assaulting a ten-year-old altar boy in Bridesburg.


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Lawyers For Priest And Accuser Continue Verbal Jousting In Clergy Abuse Trial

It was a second day of bickering on Thursday between a star witness in the clergy abuse trial in Philadelphia and the defense lawyer for the Reverend James Brennan.


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Alleged Victim Expected To Testify Against Accused Priest In Clergy Abuse Case

A man who claims he was sexually assaulted by defendant Father James Brennan in 1996 was scheduled to testify on Wednesday.


Philadelphia Traffic Court Judge Suspended Without Pay

A Philadelphia Traffic Court judge who — according to sources — showed naked pictures of himself to a female employee — has now been suspended without pay.


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Philadelphia Woman’s Conviction Overturned in 2009 ‘Sex For Phillies Tickets’ Case

A Bucks County jury last year acquitted Susan Finkelstein of prostitution but convicted her of attempted prostitution. Her attorney got that overturned.