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Social Justice

Meek Mill, Natasha Cloud join 'Protect Our People' initiative calling for police reform at federal level

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Investigations

Man charged in Fishtown assault on cyclist during last year's George Floyd protests

Fishtown BLM Assault Cyclist

Protests

Patriot Front — the hate group that marched through Philly — has defaced several George Floyd memorials

Patriot Front Philadelphia

Protests

'A Taste of Home' festival organizers apologize for uninviting Israeli food truck from event

Moshava food Philly festival

Courts

Krasner vows fight after judge dismisses charges against Philly cop who pepper-sprayed protesters on I-676

Krasner Nicoletti Pepper Spray

Courts

Gov. Wolf activates National Guard in Philadelphia ahead of Chauvin trial decision

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Courts

Ahead of Derek Chauvin verdict, Mayor Kenney calls for 'active peace'

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Courts

Seeking 'even-handed justice,' Krasner refiles charges against fired Philly police officer who struck protester

Larry Krasner Bologna

Police

Philly steps up security ahead of Inauguration Day in wake of Capitol riot

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Courts

D.A. Krasner pledges to refile charges against fired Philly police officer who struck protester with baton

Joseph Bologna charges

Protests

Pa. Congresswoman details 'frightening' evacuation scene at U.S. Capitol

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Sixers

Sixers' Doc Rivers condemns scene at U.S. Capitol: 'It's pretty disturbing'

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Protests

Pro-Trump mob breaches U.S. Capitol as lawmakers prepare to vote to affirm Joe Biden's victory

Trump Capitol Riot

Mummers

Mummers' New Year's Day protest parade takes over South Philly street

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Protests

Philly police, city were 'simply not prepared' for George Floyd protests, audit finds

Philly Police Floyd Audit

Mummers Parade

Mummers' New Year's Day protest parade gains support on Facebook

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Civil Rights

Colin Kaepernick calls for release of convicted Philly cop killer Mumia Abu-Jamal from prison

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Prevention

Philly residents who took part in election demonstrations should self-isolate for two weeks, city health officials say

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2020 Election

Texts rallying Trump supporters to Philadelphia election protests came from company lead by campaign aide

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Police

Philly police thwart alleged threat to Pennsylvania Convention Center, where votes are being counted

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2020 Election

'Count Every Vote' demonstrations continue downtown as Philadelphia tallies mail-in ballots

count every vote protest

Investigations

Philadelphia releases body cam footage, identifies police officers in Walter Wallace Jr. shooting

Walter Wallace Release

Curfew

No citywide curfew in Philly for second straight night as officials report no incidents of looting, vandalism

philly citywide curfew

Police

Police union removes Facebook post about Philly mother, son who were pulled from car by officers during unrest

FOP post SUV child

Road Closures

Center City streets reopen after being closed overnight to deter vandalism

Center City street closures

Legislation

City Council passes bill that would ban use of 'less lethal' munitions by cops at Philly protests

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Protests

Philly police to release 911 audio, body cam footage in Walter Wallace shooting

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Protests

Protests over police killing of Walter Wallace Jr. continue for second night in West Philly

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Investigations

Protests erupt in West Philly after police fatally shoot Black man

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Protests

City officials, homeless encampment leaders reach deal to end protest camp at Ridge Ave.

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TV

Jon Bon Jovi talks new album, '2020,' on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert'

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Protests

Philly homeless encampment leaders claim victory in city deal for 50 vacant homes

philly homeless encampments agreement

Police Brutality

After Breonna Taylor decision, protesters march in Philly

Breonna Taylor Philly

Investigations

Fatal Lancaster police shooting sparks overnight protests

Lancaster police shooting

Protests

Mayor Kenney calls encampment resistance 'disappointing,' 'unacceptable'

Encampments Sept 9

Protests

Philly sets final date for removal of homeless encampments

Philly Homeless Final

Protests

Philly homeless encampments, city in limbo amid injunction request, ongoing talks

Encampment Limbo Philly

Protests

Philly demands protest encampments clear Ben Franklin Parkway, Ridge Avenue

Philly Homeless Encampments

Protests

Protesters call for Drexel, Penn to dissolve campus police forces by 2025

Penn Drexel police protest

Protests

Protesters call for police-free schools, all-virtual learning in Philly this fall

Philadelphia student union protest

Government

As U.S. attorney questions Philly's ban on public events, city senses Trump effort to squelch protests

McSwain Philly Events

Investigations

Fired Philly cop, seen on video pepper-spraying I-676 protesters, now charged with assault

I676 Nicoletti Philly

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