The challenge to Louisiana's restrictive law has implications for states across the nation. Pa. Attorney General Josh Shapiro filed a brief in the case.
Bucks County District Attorney Matt Weintraub is taking a new, preemptive approach to racial relations and police interactions in his jurisdiction.
Constitutional scholars state that this ruling is “widely considered the worst decision ever made by the Supreme Court.”
In addition to his work in the DA’s office, the Rev. Gregory Holston serves as pastor at Janes Memorial United Methodist Church in Germantown.
Officials and activists here in Philadelphia honored Simmons for her work on Reparations Awareness Day, which was Feb. 25.
They argue in their civil lawsuit, which was filed in Commonwealth Court on Thursday by the NAACP Legal Defense Fund and Ballard Spahr, that it’s illegal for Pennsylvania to count prisoners as residents of the counties where they are incarcerated rather than the county where they were living before they were incarcerated.
Local leaders aren't waiting for lawmakers in Harrisburg to adopt LGBTQ anti-discrimination ordinances, so they're moving on their own.
The fight to protect a cash assistance program for impoverished adults spurred a spate of fervent activism across Pennsylvania last June, including a shouting match on the state Senate floor and a protest outside Gov. Tom Wolf’s private home in York.
PHILADELPHIA -- Imagine being surrounded 24 hours a day by uber-violent hood rats whom you know will remorselessly kill you, a family member or a loved one for snitching.Now, imagine that this is only...