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Say What? Archive: April, 2012
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PRO: Getting them to the court on time
Mon, Apr 23, 2012, 3:10 AM
By Dennis Bartlett The Philadelphia courts issued an order this month noting that more than 30 percent of the city’s criminal defendants...
CON: Bounty hunters aren't best answer to city's fugitive problem
Mon, Apr 23, 2012, 3:00 AM
Even though Philadelphia’s bail system is broken, it’s anything but clear that inviting bounty hunters back to town will solve...
Glorified on TV, they weren’t the good old days
Sat, Apr 21, 2012, 5:00 PM
By Harold Jackson Growing up in Birmingham, Ala., I never thought I would do what I did last week, which is stay at the Tutwiler Hotel while...
Put scandals in perspective
Sat, Apr 21, 2012, 4:55 PM
As bad as President Obama likely felt upon hearing that Secret Service agents sent to Colombia to prepare for his arrival were involved in...
Lives too young to throw away
Sat, Apr 21, 2012, 2:55 AM
The case before the Supreme Court challenging life-without-parole sentences for teens is really about hope. Does the Constitution somehow bar...
Voter ID rules offer nothing but hassles for Pa. voters
Fri, Apr 20, 2012, 3:45 AM
Pennsylvania is giving its new voter-suppression program a test run in Tuesday’s primary. Voters will get a feel for the sort of intimidation...
Farewell to 'oldest teen'
Fri, Apr 20, 2012, 2:55 AM
Dick Clark made it cool to be an adult. Unlike other disc jockeys and entertainment personalities who tried to dress and talk like teenagers...
City must try harder to get rid of abandoned fire hazards
Thu, Apr 19, 2012, 3:30 AM
Acres of rotting industrial properties sit with impunity on the city’s lists of building-code violators and tax deadbeats. They languish...