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The Philly Police Athletic League Favors White Kids, Says Latina Who Ran It

This story has been corrected. Evelyn Cintron was a Latina lieutenant in the Philadelphia Police Department when, in 2016, then-commissioner Richard Ross named her the […]

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Fox 29 Anchor Karen Hepp Files $10 Million Lawsuit Against Facebook and Reddit

Fox 29 anchor Karen Hepp has filed a bombshell of a lawsuit against Facebook, Reddit, and other internet companies after she says that a photo […]

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Zama Hit With Two Lawsuits Over Sexual Harassment Claims

Zama, the popular Rittenhouse Square sushi restaurant that sits across an alley from La Colombe’s flagship location on 19th Street, finds itself the subject of […]

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7-Year-Old Girl Was Viciously Bullied and “Slut-Shamed” at This Philly School, Says Her Mom

A Philadelphia woman has filed a lawsuit against the Philadelphia School District over shocking allegations of abusive behavior directed at her daughter by other students […]

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Retaliation, Unwanted Groping, and “Stolen” Breast Milk: The Philly Police Lawsuit, Broken Down

Virtually no one saw it coming. Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross shocked the city on Tuesday when he announced his resignation amid a sexual harassment […]

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The Namesake of Tom’s Dim Sum Slapped With Lawsuit Over the Name of His Newest Restaurant

It’s been quite a while since we’ve heard about a good, juicy restaurant feud, so naturally we had to head out to Media in Delco […]

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Krasner Sued by Longtime Director of Victim Services Who Says He Fired Her for Being White

When Larry Krasner campaigned to become the district attorney of Philadelphia, he did so on a platform that amounted to turning the office on its […]

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Han Dynasty Hit With Class-Action Suit Claiming Unpaid Overtime and Wages

In recent years, prolific Philadelphia restaurateurs like Stephen Starr, Michael Solomonov, and the Val Safran-Marcie Turney team have found their companies targeted in workers’ rights […]

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Gamblers Sue SugarHouse Over “Illegitimate” Decks and Botched Card Games

When you sit at a casino card table and lay your money down, you probably assume that you’re playing with a full deck and that […]

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Prominent Sex Abuse Lawyer Mitchell Garabedian Targeted in Philly-Based Lawsuit

Mitchell Garabedian is easily one of the world’s most well-known attorneys when it comes to suing men accused of sexual abuse. Garabedian was the lawyer […]

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Asian Urban Outfitters Exec: Millennial Staffers Called Me “Mr. Miyagi”

Controversial Philly-based retail conglomerate Urban Outfitters, aka URBN, has been sued by a former executive who claims he was the target of harassment and discrimination […]

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Lower Merion Cop Says Male Officers Sexted Her and Tracked Her Via GPS

Lower Merion police sergeant Jo Anne Pepitone is a familiar face in what is one of America’s wealthiest townships. Whether she’s under an Overbrook School […]

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Longtime Whole Foods Manager Says Company Policy Discriminates Against Black Workers

In the past several years, Whole Foods has been hit with a series of racial discrimination lawsuits and complaints across the country, including a suit […]

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Register of Wills Ron Donatucci Hit With Ugly Lawsuit by Fiancée of Late Son

Ron Donatucci may not exactly be a household name, but he is one of the most politically connected Philadelphians out there. Donatucci has been a […]

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All Bar Owners and Bartenders Should Pay Attention to the Shane Montgomery Verdict

This story has been updated to correct the amount of the judgment awarded by the court. It has been more than four years since 21-year-old […]