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32 min ago | Philadelphia Weekly
"People, especially young people, can and must build movements that can force politicians to address issues of social justice," Abu-Jamal, a radical who was convicted of the 1982 murder of Philadelphia police officer Daniel Faulkner, said in a taped recording played at the Asian Arts Initiative on Saturday.
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4 hrs ago | Patch.com
A Stewart Middle School class is among the ten finalists in the 2013 Finals Competition for the Citizenship Challenge Essay Contest.
Susan Boyle says she has Asperger's Syndrome, a high-functioning form of autism : "Asperger's doesn't define me.
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure. As previously disclosed, W. R. Grace & Co. and certain other parties are pursuing a plan of reorganization that has been confirmed by each of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court and the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware , but has been subject to appeals by various parties.
A woman who suffered a head injury as a cheerleader for Iroquois High School has lost a federal suit she filed over the 2004 accident.
The Corbett administration wants the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit to settle what it sees as an open question of law -- the relevance of a 1972 U.S. Supreme Court decision to recent challenges of Pennsylvania's ban on same-sex marriage.
School districts in Pennsylvania have been told to remove unconstitutional speech limits after a federal appeals court struck down one district's policy.
In order to present an argument on appeal, a party must have raised the same argument-that is, an argument based on the same facts and the same legal rule-in the District Court.
Activists are worried about a new California Appellate Court ruling over the Thanksgiving break that appears to give cities and counties the okay to ban all medical marijuana cultivation - even a single plant, in a closet, for personal, medical use.
The fight over defunct Nortel Networks' $7.5 billion in cash will be decided in joint U.S.-Canadian court hearings and not in arbitration, a U.S. appeals court ruled on Friday.
A parent-volunteer coach of a high school cheerleading squad is not liable for the head injury suffered by one of the cheerleaders while trying out a new stunt, says an appellate court, in reversing a lower court ruling.
Beneficiary Designations and Spouse Definitions Need to be Updated - 16th State Approves Same Sex Marriage While 3rd Circuit Wrestles With Which Spouse to Recognize Yesterday Hawaii adopted the Hawaii Marriage Equity Act of 2013 recognizing same sex marriages as of December 2, 2013 and permitting persons in civil unions in Hawaii to apply to be ... (more)
The Third Circuit will hold an oral argument in Constitution Party of Pennsylvania v Aichele sometime in February 2014.