Criminal Justice

Brendan Creato Case

Child killer DJ Creato serving prison term at youth facility

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Criminal Justice

Philly could save $75 million per year by eliminating cash bail, report says

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Supreme Court

Supreme Court declines New Jersey case on lengthy juvenile sentences

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Supreme Court

Supreme Court upholds Pennsylvania man's conviction over Facebook post

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Addiction

If addiction is a disease, should relapse mean jail time?

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Criminal Justice

Charles Barkley offers advice to post-prison O.J. Simpson

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Prisons

Female prison guards increasingly subjected to male inmates exposing themselves, masturbating

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Elections

ACLU campaign aims to engage Philly voters in district attorney's race

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Justice

John Legend joins Penn board to pursue criminal justice reform

Criminal Justice

N.J. Gov. Christie says he now favors expungements of some felonies

Criminal Justice

Philly will stop billing parents when their kids go to jail

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Criminal Justice

Philly parents reportedly pay thousands for delinquent kids' jail bill

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Courts

Bucks County death row inmate gets new trial after prosecutorial mistake

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Courts

Motion filed over '12th Juror's dismissal to keep Chaka Fattah out of prison

Courts

'12th Juror' in Fattah case: 'I'll hang this jury no matter what'

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Courts

Judge to hold hearing on request to unseal 'Juror No. 12' documents in Fattah trial

Hatchimals

Watch: Author sells entire 'Hatchimals' stock, shares details of criminal case that spurred it

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Criminal Justice

U.S. Attorney Zane Memeger announces his resignation

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Courts

Lawsuit alleges Philly D.A. 'stole' name of program for ex-offenders

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Marijuana

Hundreds spark up at Art Museum – because they can

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Cops

Officials ID police officer who died after massive heart attack at CJC

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Police

Police in Bensalem, other cities go from stop-and-frisk to stop-and-spit

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Criminal Justice

Philadelphia is looking to skip bail

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Criminal Justice

Five Philadelphia-area men given commutations by Obama

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Courts

Here's how Philly will handle cases for juveniles sentenced to life without parole

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Courts

Camden teen charged in murder of 13-year-old heading to adult court

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Prisons

Report asks Philly to seek 'new approach' for juveniles sentenced to life without parole

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Criminal Justice

Study: New Jersey's 'enhanced' eyewitness testimony instructions too potent

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Criminal Justice

Philadelphia exploring reforms to 'outmoded' bail system

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Opinion

A 'right' parents shouldn’t have: Ending circumcision, Part Two

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Circumcision

Ending circumcision: The case for extending legal protections to America’s boys

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Civil Rights

Obama calls for comprehensive criminal justice reform

Civil Rights

What's expected from Obama at NAACP convention

Civil Rights

Lawmakers push for criminal justice reform at NAACP convention

Civil Rights

NAACP to hold national convention in Philly

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Poll

Poll: Most blacks in N.J. lack confidence in criminal justice system

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Criminal Justice

Number of criminals exonerated at record high

Courts