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York double murderer enters plea, closing case after 27 yearsNovember 14, 2018
Korey  Leslie

Minutes before jury selection, convicted murderer Daniel Jacobs pleaded no contest to fatally stabbing his baby's mother about 200 times in 1992. Read More

Changes to DUI law could create 'decision' for first-time offendersAugust 19, 2017
Korey  Leslie

As of Aug. 25, people who are convicted of DUI with a blood alcohol content of 0.10 percent or higher can drive with an ignition interlock device. But they'll lose their license for 30 to 90 days in a diversionary court program. Read More

Pa. Supreme Court finds sex offender registration is punitiveJuly 22, 2017
Korey  Leslie

In what is being read as a significant opinion with potentially broad implications -— but which offers little practical guidance — the state Supreme Court has found that Pennsylvania’s sex offender registration system is punitive, and therefore cannot be applied to defendants retroactively. Read More