Who needs lawyers?

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Maybe it’s all the courtroom dramas on TV that make people think they can act as their own lawyer. It's certainly not the amateurs’... Read more

U.S. Supreme Court to Kermit Gosnell: sorry, not interested.

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No one will ever associate the word surrender with the name Kermit Barron Gosnell. What to do if you’re 73 and serving three consecutive... Read more

One-week delay in trial of alleged cop killer

The alleged killer of Philadelphia Police Officer Moses Walker got a one-week reprieve from the start of a trial that could send him to Pennsylvania’s... Read more

Suburban lawyer pleads guilty in insurance fraud

He fought the charges for more than three years, but suburban lawyer Michael B. Wolf has pleaded guilty to participating in a Philadelphia-based... Read more

The Voice: CJC edition

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Nineteen-year-old Tomayo McDuffy was fingered as a burglar last year when his blind Holmesburg neighbor said she recognized his voice and her... Read more

Moves: Dougherty to City Hall from Family Court

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Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court made it official Wednesday, naming Philadelphia Common Pleas Court Judge Kevin M. Dougherty administrative... Read more

Nov. 18 appeal hearing for Msgr. Lynn

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The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Thursday set Nov. 18 to hear oral argument on the Philadelphia District Attorney’s petition to reinstate... Read more

Rapper Meek Mill again denied parole

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When last we saw Robert Williams – AKA “Meek Mill” – it was Aug. 18 and the up-and-coming Philadelphia-born hip hop... Read more