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  • A southern New Jersey couple was sentenced today after they admitted stealing $2.6 million from customers by selling phony vacation travel club memberships so they could live the good life.
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  • Action News Online
  • A southern New Jersey man who beat his mother's boyfriend in the head with an aluminum baseball bat has been sentenced to seven years in prison.
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  • Delia Hernandez-Cortes
  • A woman accused by prosecutors of having solicited the murder of her husband has been sentenced to 12½ to 25 years in prison.
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  • Jamie Paulin-Ramirez
  • A Colorado woman who married an Algerian terror suspect and helped support his jihadist training has been sentenced in Philadelphia to eight years in prison.
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  • Colleen LaRose
  • A teen convicted with two women in a Jihadist terror plot won't be sentenced this week in Philadelphia.
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  • Colleen LaRose
  • A Pennsylvania woman involved in a deadly terror plot has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.
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  • Colleen LaRose
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  • A softball coach from Falls Township who admitted having a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old player has learned his fate.
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  • Child Porn Charges
  • The Delaware Attorney General's Office say a Magnolia man has been sentenced to eight years in prison for dealing in child pornography.
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  • A Colorado teenager who killed and dismembered a 10-year-old girl faces a sentencing hearing beginning Monday.
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  • Woman sentenced for boyfriends murder
  • A South Jersey woman, convicted of murdering her boyfriend was sentenced to 30 years behind bars.
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  • A central Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to 20 to 40 years in the death of his infant daughter two years ago.
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  • A guilt-ridden New Jersey man who confessed to having killed a teenager 23 years ago was sentenced Friday.
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  • Glenolden hit and run
  • A Philadelphia-area man has been sentenced to life in prison in a hit-and-run crash that killed two 15-year-old Delaware County youths.
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  • India Spellman
  • A Philadelphia woman convicted of murdering a World War II veteran in 2010 is going to prison.
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  • A federal judge postponed Lauryn Hill's tax evasion sentencing on Monday but not before scolding the eight-time Grammy-winning singer for reneging on a promise to make restitution by now.
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  • An eastern Pennsylvania woman has been sentenced to 28½ years in prison in the kidnapping of a teenage girl over a drug debt.
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  • A man convicted of illegally gaining access to AT&T's servers and stealing more than 100,000 email addresses of iPad users is facing sentencing.
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  • Hamilton Township Mayor John Bencivengo
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  • Hamilton Township Mayor John Bencivengo
  • The former mayor of New Jersey's largest suburb is set to be sentenced on federal corruption charges.
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  • A former "Melrose Place" actress who was drunk when her SUV plowed into a car and killed a woman was sentenced Thursday.
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  • A Philadelphia area man has been sentenced to 25 to 30 years in prison for strangling his wife, a death he says was part of a suicide pact.
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  • A southern New Jersey man has been sentenced to 50 years in prison for killing a former star softball player.
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  • A former Claymont pharmacist convicted of illegally distributing the painkiller Oxycodone faces sentencing by a federal judge.
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  • A federal judge sentenced a hacker to 10 years in prison on Monday.
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  • A woman who abandoned her newborn daughter on a Philadelphia sidewalk just before Christmas last year is getting a mental health evaluation.
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  • A judge has sentenced a southern New Jersey man cleared of vehicular homicide to 7½ years in prison.
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  • A judge says the 73-year-old suburban Philadelphia man who ambushed and killed a neighbor amid a dispute over a shed deserves to die in prison.
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  • A Pennsylvania woman who allowed a man to sexually abuse a 3-year-old girl has been ordered to spend at least a dozen years in prison.
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  • Laquanta Chapman
  • A Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to death for killing and dismembering a 16-year-old boy in a drug dispute four years ago.
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homicide, sentencing, pennsylvania, local/state
  • Shamsid-Din Abdur-Raheem and Zara Malani-lin Abdur
  • The man who threw his baby daughter to her death off the Garden State Parkway's Driscoll Bridge has been sentenced to life in prison.
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  • A northeastern Pennsylvania man has been ordered to spend at least four years in prison for fatally shaking his 7-week-old son.
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  • Kenneth Mazik
  • A man who drove an SUV onto an airport runway, forcing a passenger jet to abort its landing, was sentenced Wednesday to 16 months in prison and must pay $92,000 in restitution.
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  • Kenneth Mazik
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  • Nineteen-year-old Uriah O'Carroll was ordered Monday to spend a minimum of 40 years behind bars.
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  • A former central Pa. teacher has been sentenced to 20 to 40 years in prison on convictions related to sexual relationships with two teens.
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  • An eastern Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to life in prison without possibility of parole after pleading guilty but mentally ill.
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homicide, sentencing, allentown, pennsylvania, local/state
  • A Pittsburgh man will spend the rest of his life in prison for raping and strangling a homeless prostitute and setting her body on fire.
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  • Yvonne Hiller
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  • Yvonne Hiller
  • A woman who was convicted of fatally shooting two co-workers at a Kraft foods plant in Northeast Philadelphia was sentenced to two consecutive life terms in prison on Monday.
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philadelphia, shooting, homicide, sentencing, local/state
  • Former Hackensack Police Chief Ken Zisa is due in court for sentencing Thursday.
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  • A Pennsylvania woman who shot at her husband outside a district justice's office has been ordered to spend at least eight years in prison.
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  • The former superintendent of New Jersey's fourth-largest school district is trading the classroom for a prison cell.
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  • Two men who shot a police officer during a violent three-month crime spree in New Jersey are going to federal prison for nearly 200 years.
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  • A man convicted of raping and murdering a college student in 2005 is scheduled to be sentenced.E
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rape, homicide, sentencing, delaware, local/state
  • John Kasianczuk
  • A Pennsylvania prison inmate will spend an extra 10 to 20 years in prison for beating and stomping a fellow inmate to death in 2010.
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  • A man who fatally struck a Philadelphia bicyclist while under the influence of heroin last year has been ordered to spend at least five years in prison.
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  • A 20-year-old woman serving a life sentence without parole for instigating the torture killing of her mentally disabled former friend wants a new sentence based on a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision.
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sentencing, pennsylvania, local/state
  • A Pennsylvania man charged in two other killings has been ordered to spend life plus at least three years in prison for a 2007 murder.
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pennsylvania, delaware county, homicide, sentencing, local/state