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Appeal for Morris dispatch records moves forward

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Appeal for Morris dispatch records moves forward

Tim Cwiek    November 25, 2014

Efforts to settle PGN’s open-records request for complete dispatch records pertaining to the Nizah Morris incident from the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office have been unsuccessful.

After-hours youth clinic celebrates anniversary

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After-hours youth clinic celebrates anniversary

Ryan Kasley    November 25, 2014

Mazzoni Center’s one-stop-shop medical-services program for young people is celebrating its five-year anniversary.

Local couple overcomes obstacles to build family

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Local couple overcomes obstacles to build family

Jen Colletta    November 25, 2014

Many parents spend the requisite nine months preparing their homes and lives for a baby. But, for Stephen Wagner and husband Brian Sedor, the wait for their son, Colton, was...

News briefing Nov. 28-Dec. 4, 2014

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News briefing Nov. 28-Dec. 4, 2014

PGN Staff    November 25, 2014

Appeals panel announced in Shephard case The composition of a three-judge panel that will decide whether William F. Smithson gets a new trial in the Jason Shephard murder case was announced...

Milano killer says abusive childhood a factor in his crime

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Milano killer says abusive childhood a factor in his crime

Tim Cwiek    November 25, 2014

Richard R. Laird, the twice-convicted killer of gay artist Anthony V. Milano, says jurors weren’t fully informed of his abusive childhood before resentencing him to death in 2007.

Venue change for annual TOY drive

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Venue change for annual TOY drive

Ryan Kasley    November 25, 2014

LGBT grantmaking agency Delaware Valley Legacy Fund is back at it again for another night of charity and cocktails to raise funds for patients at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Community convo to shed light on grieving process

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Community convo to shed light on grieving process

Ryan Kasley    November 25, 2014

The next segment in the LGBT Elder Initiative’s ongoing “Conversations” series will focus on grief and the possibility for growth after a loss.

Does D.A. have missing 911 transmissions in Morris case?

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Does D.A. have missing 911 transmissions in Morris case?

Tim Cwiek    November 20, 2014

Earlier this month, the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office confirmed that it has documents pertaining to the Nizah Morris case that were generated by police.