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Philly Judge Throws Out Criminal Case Against Amtrak Engineer

A Philadelphia Municipal Court judge on Tuesday formally dismissed criminal charges pending against Brandon Bostian, the 34-year-old train engineer who was driving when Amtrak Train […]

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Judge Orders Prosecutors to Charge Driver in Amtrak Derailment

A Philadelphia judge has ordered prosecutors to file charges against the driver in the 2015 Amtrak derailment – just days after the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office […]

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DA’s Office Won’t Charge Driver in Amtrak Derailment

The Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office will not charge Brandon Bostian, the engineer who was driving Amtrak Train 188 when it derailed in 2015, killing eight […]

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Deadline Nears for Endangerment Charges to Be Filed Against Amtrak Engineer

It’s been almost two years since Amtrak train 188 derailed, killing eight and injuring more than 200. Just before the crash, Amtrak engineer Brandon Bostian had […]

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Driver of Amtrak Train That Derailed Sues Amtrak

The driver of the Amtrak train that derailed in Port Richmond in 2015 has sued his former employer. Brandon Bostian was the engineer of Amtrak […]

Robert J. Mongeluzzi (left) and Tom Kline - Amtrak 188 press conference
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Lawyers for Amtrak Crash Victims Rip Engineer’s Statements

Lawyers for 29 victims of last year’s derailment of Amtrak 188 say Brandon Bostian‘s statements, released today by the National Transportation Safety Board, are an […]

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What We Know About the Amtrak 188 Crash, Based on the Interviews

“‘I don’t know if someone is shooting at us or throwing rocks, but I see it.’ After that, the horn started to go.” That’s how […]