4 Killed, 2 Injured in Fiery Pennsylvania Crash

Authorities reported four fatalities in connection with a Dec. 19 crash in Carbon County. The incident involved two vehicles, both of which reportedly caught fire as a result of the crash. Officials needed dental records to identify three of the four decedents, according to authorities. According to Carbon County officials, the Lower Towamensing Township car […]

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High Racial Disparity in Pennsylvania Marijuana Arrests

According to a report by the American Civil Liberties Union, there is a high racial disparity in Pennsylvania’s marijuana-related arrests. The study shows that whites in the state are 5.2 times less likely to be arrested for marijuana possession than African Americans. This is higher than the national average, in which whites, on average, are […]

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Appeals Court Adopts New Legal Standard for Insider Trading Cases

The law is constantly in flux. Changes in legislation as well as new court decisions can quickly turn established legal standards on their heads. Because of this, those who are charged with crimes must remain informed of their rights and defense options under the most current interpretations of Pennsylvania and federal laws. In a recent […]

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Pennsylvania Man Injured in Crash

A 75-year-old Pennsylvania man was left in serious condition following a Dec. 17 collision with a propane truck. The propane truck pulled out of a driveway and collided with the man’s vehicle, sending it into a ditch where the 75-year-old man became trapped. A number of emergency personnel responded to the scene, including Pennsylvania State […]

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2 Killed In Pennsylvania When Pickups Crash Head-On

Two people died after being involved in a head-on collision in Perry County on Dec. 5. According to Pennsylvania State Police, the accident occurred shortly before 11 a.m. in Southwest Madison Township on the 4900 block of Shermans Valley Road. Authorities said an 86-year-old Mayfield man was behind the wheel of a pickup truck on […]

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