Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Friday's DN: PA Attorney General reviews probe of NAACP leader

Five years ago, then-PA Attorney General Tom Corbett's staff investigated Philadelphia NAACP leader J. Whyatt Mondesire and one of his employees. The employee was prosecuted. What happened to the Mondesire investigation? Now-PA Attorney General Kathleen Kane is looking for the answer.

Friday's DN: PA Attorney General reviews probe of NAACP leader

Five years ago, then-PA Attorney General Tom Corbett's staff investigated Philadelphia NAACP leader J. Whyatt Mondesire and one of his employees. The employee was prosecuted. What happened to the Mondesire investigation? Now-PA Attorney General Kathleen Kane is looking for the answer.

City Commissioner Stephanie Singer holds an Airing of Grievances for people who have complaints about the May 20 primary election.

City Councilman Kenyatta Johnson's non-profit, Peace Not Guns, is not registered as a 501(c)3 as his web site has claimed.

And Democratic gubernatorial nominee Tom Wolf raises some questions with his closed-door meeting with a quorum of Philadelphia City Council yesterday.

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