Faculty in the News 2011
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The Patriot-News

Randy Lee, quoted on 12/28/11
Lebanon couple sue over physical exam of 9-year-old son at school

The Wall Street Journal

Lawrence Hamermesh, quoted on 12/28/11
An Early Christmas for These Lawyers (subscription required)

The New Civil Rights Movement

John Culhane, wrote column on 12/21/11
Law, Unwrapped: Ordinary Americans, Sentinel Confrontations

The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, The San Francisco Chronicle, etc.
Wesley Oliver, on Jerry Sandusky case
Penn State Officials Face Trial In Sex Abuse Case (NPR Weekend Edition Saturday on 12/17/11) (audio available)
McQueary: I saw Sandusky in a 'wrong and sexual' act with boy (NBC Nightly News on 12/16/11) (video)
Penn State Officials’ Fate May Turn on What They Heard About Sandusky (Bloomberg.com on 12/16/11)
Sandusky's Lawyer Defends Himself (The Wall Street Journal on 12/16/11) (subscription required)
Sandusky Avoids His Accusers (The Wall Street Journal on 12/14/11)
Legal experts question defense decision (The Pittsburgh Post Gazette on 12/14/11)
Joe Amendola states there is growing support for his client, Jerry Sandusky (WHP-TV CBS 21 on 12/13/11)
Sandusky Changes Course and Waives Preliminary Hearing (The Quad - New York Times College Sports Blog on 12/13/11)
Sandusky Waived Hearing in Abuse Case After Last-Minute, Late-Night Talks (Bloomberg.com on 12/13/11)
Jerry Sandusky due in court for preliminary hearing today (WHYY NewsWorks on 12/13/11)
Sandusky Sex-Abuse Evidence Seen as Forcing Plea Bargain Before Any Trial (Bloomberg.com on 12/12/11)
Alleged victims in Penn State case to face Jerry Sandusky (USA Today on 12/12/11)
Penn State Sued by Man Alleging Years of Sandusky Sex Abuse (The San Francisco Chronicle on 11/29/11)
Washington County: It's mandatory to report child abuse (The StarTribune on 11/26/11)
Ex-Penn State Officials' Defense Strategy: Focus On McQueary Credibility (The Wall Street Journal on 11/23/11)
Prosecutor Won't Handle Penn State Case Through Trial (The Wall Street Journal on 11/18/11)


WDEL 1150 AM
, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Jules Epstein,quoted on Jerry Sandusky story
McQueary expected to testify at ex-Penn State officials' hearing (Pittsburgh Tribune-Review on 12/16/11)
Widener Law prof reacts to Sandusky legal team decision (WDEL 1150 AM on 12/14/11) (audio available)

The News Journal

Alan Garfield, wrote opinion piece on 12/11/11
Gerrymandering and the high court

Associated Press, The Philadelphia Inquirer, The New York Times, etc.

Judith Ritter, quoted on Mumia Abu-Jamal
Widow OKs no death penalty for Mumia Abu-Jamal (Associated Press on 12/08/11)
D.A. will not seek death penalty against Abu-Jamal (Philadelphia Inquirer on 12/08/11)
Widow OKs No Death Penalty for Mumia Abu-Jamal (The New York Times on 12/08/11)
Widow OKs no death penalty for Mumia Abu-Jamal (Fox News on 12/08/11)
Williams Ends Pursuit of Death Penalty for Abu-Jamal (The Legal Intelligencer on 12/08/11) (no link available)

The Philadelphia Daily Record

Linda Ammons, pictured with new Philadelphia Bar Association Chancellor John Savoth on 12/07/11
Setting the Bar - Philadelphia Daily Record (.pdf)

WITF-FM Smart Talk Radio
Randy Lee and Michael Dimino, interviewed on 12/05/11
discussed "Law 101" and common legal terms (no link available)

The Centre Daily Times. Patch.com
John Capowski and Wesley Oliver, quoted on Tom Corbett and Jerry Sandusky investigation
Corbett Sidesteps Blame in PSU Scandal (Patch.com on 12/04/11)
Corbett sidesteps blame for not alerting Penn State (Centre Daily Times on 11/23/11)

The Patriot-News

Christopher Robinette, quoted on 11/29/11
Penn State: Who's most at risk of lawsuits in sex abuse scandal?

The Philadelphia Inquirer

Alan Garfield, wrote opinion piece on 11/27/11
Congress did have right to mandate health care

The News Journal

Thomas Reed and Jules Epstein, quoted on 11/25/11
Judge to determine next week if Cooke can represent himself

The Wall Street Journal

Robert Power, quoted on 11/23/11
Sandusky Hearing Postponed; Recusal of Judge

The Centre Daily Times

Louise Hill, quoted on 11/23/11
Laws governing conflicts weak

The Patriot-News
, Bloomberg.com
Juliet Moringiello, quoted on the city of Harrisburg's efforts to enter bankruptcy
Harrisburg Judge Will Decide Bankruptcy Legality Today (Bloomberg.com on 11/23/11)
Bankruptcy hearing affects more than Harrisburg, finance experts say (The Patriot-News on 11/22/11)


The York Daily Record

Michael Dimino, quoted on 11/19/11
Helfrich, Smith competition for York City Council could extend beyond ballot box

The South Jersey Sun

Alison Kehner, quoted on 11/18/11
Running through the pain

Delaware Law Weekly

Micah Yarbrough, quoted on 11/18/11
Delaware Only Area State to Not Release Law School Bar Data (subscription only)

The New Civil Rights Movement

John Culhane, quoted on 11/17/11
Law, Unwrapped: Prop 8 Standing Is A Done Deal, What About The Merits?

Pennsylvania Independent, The Times Leader

John Culhane, quoted on whether Penn State might raise tuition in response to damages from suites
PSU could raise tuition to cover damages from suits (The Times Leader on 11/18/11)
Penn State could raise tuition to cover damages from civil lawsuits (Pennsylvania Independent on 11/17/11)

The News Journal, The Courier Post

Judith Ritter, quoted on Kent County massage therapist case
Massage therapist acquitted in Dover prostitution case (The News Journal on 11/16/11)
Massage therapist acquitted in Delaware prostitution case (The Courier Post on 11/16/11)

The Wall Street Journal, Wall Street Journal Law Blog, The Florida Times-Union, etc.
Wesley Oliver, quoted on Jerry Sandusky case
Interview with Allan Loudell (11/16 on WDEL 1150 AM) (no link available)
Penn State Scandal: Victim Begins Civil Case as Investigation Widens (ABC News on 11/14/11)
Gene Frenette: Penn State coach Joe Paterno facing an unceremonious exit (The Florida Times-Union on 11/08/11)
Child-Abuse Reporting Law Is Challenge to Prosecutors (The Wall Street Journal on 11/08/11)
Sandusky Case: Did Shultz and Curley Have a Duty to Report? (Wall Street Journal Law Blog on 11/07/11)


WDEL 1150 AM

Michael Dimino, quoted on 11/15/11
Widener Law prof opines on Supreme Court Obamacare review (audio available)

WITF.org
Robert Power, quoted on 11/14/11
Law professor says judge in Jerry Sandusky case has acted appropriately


The Patriot-News

Christopher Robinette, quoted on 11/12/11
Penn State can expect lawsuits from sex-abuse scandal, experts say

WHPTV - CBS 21 - Harrisburg
Starla Williams, quoted on 11/11/11
Group pushing for change in child sex abuse reporting laws

Delaware County Daily Times, Philadelphia Inquirer
Nathaniel Nichols, mentioned as Delaware County Judicial candidate
Delco political parties pleased with election results (Delaware County Daily Times on 11/10/11)
Democrats shut out again in Delaware County government (Philadelphia Inquirer on 11/08/11)
2011 Election: Republicans sweep Common Pleas judge races (Delaware County Daily Times on 11/08/11)
Editorial: Our picks for Delco D.A., Common Pleas Court (Delaware County Daily Times on 11/03/11)
Delaware County Democrats pushing to wrest GOP hold on county seats (Philadelphia Inquirer on 10/28/11)
Five judicial openings on Delco bench to be contested (Delaware County Daily Times on 10/23/11)
Delco Bar Association releases survey results (Delaware County Daily Times on 10/21/11)

The News Journal

Laura Ray, quoted on 11/07/11
Indian River board sends petition to high court

The News Journal

Alan Garfield, wrote opinion column on 11/06/11
GPS tracking and the Fourth Amendment

WHYY Newsworks, WDEL 1150 AM

Linda Ammons, quoted in story on the symposium held on 11/04/11
Pediatrician sex abuse case provides legal, regulatory lessons in Delaware (WHYY Newsworks on 11/04/11)
Bradley pedophile case focus of symposium at Widener (WDEL 1150 AM on 11/04/11)

WDEL 1150 AM
Dana Harrington Conner, interviewed on 11/03/11
Commented on highly publicized incident involving Judge accused of abusing his daughter (no link available)

Philadelphia Inquirer
Verne Smith, quoted on 11/02/11
Philadelphia's raccoon problem

WDEL 1150 AM
Jules Epstein, interviewed on 11/01/11
Spoke about a U.S. Supreme Court case involving an eyewitness testimony (no link available)

WDEL 1150 AM
Wesley Oliver, interviewed on 11/01/11
Discussed U.S. Supreme Court case involving plea bargains (no link available)

The Patriot-News
Wesley Oliver, quoted on 10/31/11
Harrisburg man sues city and police over seized money

The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Sentinel, The Citizen's Voice, etc.
Juliet Moringiello, quoted on bankruptcy issues and the city of Harrisburg
Bankruptcy Judge Mary D. France noted for fairness (The Patriot-News on 10/31/11)
Corbett launches state takeover of Pa. capital (AP story in the Las Vega Sun on 10/30/11)
Corbett launches state takeover of Pa. capital (AP story in Observer-Report on 10/25/11)
Corbett launches state takeover of Pa. capital (AP story in Adirondack Daily Enterprise on 10/25/11)
Corbett launches state takeover of Pa. capital (AP story in Modesto Bee on 10/25/11)
Corbett launches state takeover of Pa. capital (AP story in Salem News on 10/25/11)
Corbett launches state takeover of Pa. capital (AP story in Philadelphia Inquirer on 10/24/11)
Corbett launches state takeover of Harrisburg (AP story in The Sentinel on 10/24/11)
Corbett launches state takeover of Pa. capital (AP story in the Centre Daily Times on 10/24/11)
Corbett launches state takeover of Pa. capital (AP story in the Fresno Bee on 10/24/11)
Personnel costs could force municipalities into bankruptcy (The Standard Speaker on 10/24/11)
ACT 47 ruling leaves difficult choices (The Citizen's Voice on 10/23/11)
Tough choices after Act 47 ruling (The Daily Review on 10/23/11)
Act 47 Ruling Leaves Difficult Choices (The Times-Tribune on 10/23/11)

The News Journal
Lawrence Hamermesh, quoted on 10/26/11
Group files lawsuit against Chancery Court

Delaware County Daily Times
Judith Ritter, quoted on 10/26/11
Guest Column: Abu-Jamal deserves fair trial to see justice served

Connecticut Law Tribune
Justin Holbrook, quoted on 10/24/11
Gay Veteran Wages Federal Benefits Battle

The Patriot News
Wesley Oliver, quoted on 10/24/11
U.S. Supreme Court to weigh bad legal advice

The News Journal
Kenneth Kristl, quoted on 10/21/11
Markell: Open records overhaul cuts cost, time to get documents

The News Journal
Jules Epstein, quoted on 10/21/11
Judge tosses out drug evidence

The Sentinel
Michael Dimino, quoted on 10/20/11
Officials concerned about voter ID bill

The New Civil Rights Movement
John Culhane, wrote post on 10/20/11
Law, Unwrapped: The Illinois Civil Union Experiment

The News Journal
Lawrence Hamermesh, quoted on 10/17/11
Billion-dollar judgment handed down in Delaware court

ABC News, Newsday, the Patriot-News, etc.
Juliet Moringiello, quoted on the city of Harrisburg filing for bankruptcy
Questions abound in Harrisburg's debt crisis (Patriot-News on 10/14/11)
Pa. Capital's Bankruptcy Could Be Long, Difficult (ABC News on 10/14/11)
Pa. capital's bankruptcy could be long, difficult (The Sacramento Bee on 10/13/11)
Pa. capital's bankruptcy could be long, difficult (Newsday on 10/13/11)
Experts call bankruptcy approval unlikely for Harrisburg; financial markets label the crisis a 'train wreck' (Patriot-News on 10/13/11)
Professor Moringiello was also interviewed on this subject by The Deal, AFP, and Bloomberg, and she appeared on the 10/11 evening news broadcast of WHP-TV CBS 21 in Harrisburg.

Yale Daily News
Justin Holbrook and John Culhane, quoted on 10/14/11
Law students aid veteran’s appeal

Time Magazine Online, the Philadelphia Inquirer, the New York Times, etc.
Judith Ritter, AP story on the Supreme Court declining to review Mumia Abu Jamal case
Ex-Black Panther May Be Spared Execution (Time Magazine Online on 10/11/11)
Supco won't hear Abu-Jamal death-sentence appeal (The Philadelphia Inquirer on 10/11/11)
Supreme Court turns down Abu-Jamal case (The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review on 10/12/11)
Court nixes Philly D.A. in death penalty for Abu-Jamal (The Delaware County Daily Times on 10/11/11)
Court turns down Philly DA in cop-killing case (Forbes.com on 10/11/11)
Supco Won't Hear Abu-Jamal Death-Sentence Appeal (The New York Times on 10/11/11)
U.S. Supreme Court Won’t Hear Abu-Jamal Death-Sentence Appeal (KYW-TV CBS 3 on 10/11/11)

The Legal Intelligencer
John Culhane, mentioned as guest on 10/10/11
Unmarried Couples' Rights Under the Law Tonight on 'The American Law Journal'

The News Journal
Linda Ammons and Dana Harrington Conner, quoted on 10/07/11
Ammons' Bradley review recognized

The News Journal
Larry Hamermesh, quoted on 10/07/11
Del Monte settles for $89.4 million

The Dallas Morning News
Wesley Oliver, quoted on 10/05/11
New surveillance technology raises privacy issues (subscription required)

BNA Product Safety & Liability Reporter
Jean Eggen, quoted on 10/04/11
U.S. Supreme Court Declines to Consider Cell-Phone Emissions Preemption Case

The Portland Press Herald
Wesley Oliver, quoted on 10/02/11
When Maine went dry

WDEL 1150 AM
Michael Dimino, interviewed on 09/30/11
Spoke about the U.S. Supreme Court taking up the matter of the new health care law and the constitutionality of the individual mandate (no link available)

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 09/30/11
Culhane: One last salvo against the misuse of religion

The Newark Post and Delaware First Media News
James May, quoted on the “The Delaware Coastal Zone Act at 40: Past, Present and Future”
Widener Law marks 40th anniversary of Delaware’s Coastal Zone Act (The Newark Post on 09/28/11)
Widener Law examines Delaware’s Coastal Zone Act’s 40 year history and legacy (Delaware First Media News on 09/29/11)

The Patriot-News
Randy Lee, quoted on 09/28/11
2010 census shows more Pennsylvanians living in bigger households

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 09/23/11
Culhane: Let’s continue the conversation

Yahoo! News
John Culhane, announced as guest speaker on 09/23/11
Ask the Lawyers: Marriage By Any Other Name? Unmarried Couples - Gay or Straight - and the Law

WHTM - ABC 27 - Harrisburg
Wesley Oliver, quoted on 09/20/11
How real are cyber friends?

Bloomberg Business Week
Larry Hamermesh, quoted on 09/19/11
Barclays Leads LBO Financing Retreat After Del Monte Slap

WDEL 1150 AM
Thomas Reed, interviewed on 09/19/11
Interviewed about the death of Thomas Capano (no link available)

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 09/16/11
Culhane: Let’s continue the conversation

WDEL 1150 AM
Jules Epstein, interviewed on 09/16/11
Interviewed regarding a Texas death penalty case (no link available)

WDEL 1150 AM
Michael Dimino, interviewed on 09/14/11
Widener law prof reacts to PA Circuit Court Obamacare ruling (audio available)

Delaware Corporate & Commercial Litigation Blog
Professor Ann Conaway, cited on 09/13/11
Professor Ann Conaway on the Delaware Supreme Court’s Recent CML Opinion

The News Journal
Alan Garfield, wrote introduction column on 2011 Constitution Day project on 09/12/11
The Constitution and economic policy

Pennsylvania Cable Network
John Gedid, appeared on program examining the historic milestone of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court agreeing to televising oral arguments on 09/12/11. (no link available)

The News Journal
Leonard Sosnov, quoted on 09/12/11
Professor honored for name-clearing work

Delaware First Media News
Justin Holbrook, wrote opinion piece on 09/09/11
9/11 Remembered: Turning Bayonets Into Ploughshares

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 09/09/11
Culhane: The latest legal issues surrounding gay couple rights

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
John Gedid, mention of his appearance on PCN's PA Supreme Court preview program
Pennsylvania Supreme Court hits the airwaves

The News Journal
Chris Robinette, quoted on 09/03/11
Superior Court judge reaches boiling point over lawyers' antics

The Patriot News
Randy Lee, quoted on 09/02/11
Palmyra Seventh-day Adventist sues Tasty Baking Co. for religious discrimination

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 09/02/11
Culhane: Fighting the wrong health insurance battle

The Patriots News, The Times Leader, The Houston Chronicle, etc.
Wesley Oliver, quoted on jury selection secrecy in Craver case
Judge defends jury selection secrecy (The Indiana Gazette on 09/02/11)
Pa. judge defends jury selection secrecy (The Times Leader on 09/02/11)
York County judge defends jury selection secrecy in Craver case (The Patriots News on 09/01/11)
Pa. judge defends jury selection secrecy (The York Dispatch on 09/01/11)
Pa. judge defends jury selection secrecy (The Houston Chronicle on 09/01/11)

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 08/26/11
Culhane: Gay marriage victories breeding anti-gay desperation

The News Journal
Jules Epstein, quoted on 08/20/11
Ruling sidesteps issue of providing translators

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 08/19/11
Culhane: The gay bride who was told buying a wedding dress is ‘illegal’

The Patriot-News
Juliet Moringiello, quoted on 08/19/11
Legislation to prevent Harrisburg from filing for bankruptcy deprives city of valuable tool, experts say

Community Voices of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Randy Lee, cited as presenter for program entitled "Lincoln on Professionalism"
The Cautionary Instruction: The 'original' Lincoln Lawyer

DESMOBLOG.com
Ken Kristl, quoted on 08/15/11
Delaware River Basin Commission and Army Corps Sued Over Fracking Regulations

The News Journal
Ken Kristl, quoted on 08/14/11
Clash brews over poultry pollution

The Sentinel
Michael Dimino, quoted on 08/08/11
Sentinel View: Few realistic options for removing officials

Wall Street Journal Law Blog

Jules Epstein, quoted on 08/08/11
DNA Theft Wades Into Largely Uncharted Legal Territory

Philadelphia Inquirer

Ken Kristl, quoted on 08/05/11
Environmentalists file to block N.E. Pa. drilling

Business Insurance

Wesley Oliver, quoted on 08/07/11
Finite convictions overturned

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 08/05/11
Culhane: Death and Documents

The Daily Times

Nathaniel Nichols, mentioned on 08/03/11
National Night Out big hit in Lansdowne, Upper Darby

The Sentinel

Michael Dimino, quoted on 08/02/11
Lawyer: Dickinson Township supervisor would be hard to remove

365gay.com

John Culhane, wrote column on 07/29/11
Culhane: Why gay marriage matters to those who won’t marry

WDEL 1150 AM
Wesley Oliver, interviewed on 07/29/11
Spoke about the possibility of President Obama invoking the 14th Amendment to address the debt ceiling (no link available)


WDEL 1150 AM

Jules Epstein, interviewed on 07/29/11
Spoke on the execution of Robert Jackson III in Delaware (no link available)


Slate.com

John Culhane, wrote column on 07/26/11
Concussions and Cigarettes

The Philadelphia Inquirer

Thomas Reed, quoted on 07/19/11
Could Strauss-Kahn's NY case include Paris claim?

The News Journal

Wesley Oliver, quoted on 07/16/11
Wilmington public housing gun case could have national impact

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 07/15/11
Culhane: A gay rights travelogue

WHYY's First

Thomas Reed, interviewed on 07/15/11
Discussed the Earl Bradley case (no link available)

Chattanooga Times Free Press

Wesley Oliver, quoted on 07/10/11
Two months since Gail Palmgren went missing and no signs of foul play

WDEL 1150 AM
Jules Epstein, interviewed on 07/07/11
Spoke on the Texas death penalty (no link available)


WDEL 1150 AM

Wesley Oliver, interviewed on 07/05/11
Widener Law professor: no cause of death harmed prosecution in Casey Anthony case (audio available)

The News Journal

Ken Kristl, quoted on 07/03/11
Oil recycling plan draws criticism

The New York Times
, Forbes.com, Yahoo!, etc.
Laura Ray, quoted on Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Justice Ginsburg's future plans closely watched (Forbes.com on 07/03/11)
Justice Ginsburg's future plans closely watched (The New York Post on 07/03/11)
Justice Ginsburg's Future Plans Closely Watched (The New York Times on 07/02/11)
Justice Ginsburg's future plans closely watched (Yahoo! on 07/02/11)

Justice Ginsburg's future plans closely watched (Philly.com on 07/02/11)

Coastal Point

Ken Kristl, quoted on 07/01/11
Court accepts Sierra Club brief in PCS authority appeal

365gay.com

John Culhane, wrote column on 07/01/11
Culhane: But are they “bigots”?

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Jules Epstein, quoted on 06/30/11
Analysis: Appeals process for Poplawski likely will take years

The Patriot-News

Juliet Moringiello, quoted on 06/27/11
Bankruptcy might not be an option for Harrisburg


The News Journal

Geoff Moulton, quoted on 06/26/11
Wagner backs Cathcart for job

The News Journal

James May, quoted on 06/25/11
Film highlights Peterson's legacy

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 06/25/11
Culhane: Analysis (and Celebration!) of the NY Marriage Equality Law


Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

John Dernbach, quoted on 06/20/11
Bolivia has granted our planet legal rights, but how to enforce them?

The Patriot-News

Juliet Moringiello and Michael Hussey, wrote opinion piece on 06/19/11
Widener Law analysis: Share pain or deal with bankruptcy

The Courier-Post

Thomas Reed, quoted on 06/11/11
Delaware courts: Dr. Earl B. Bradley's battle is just starting

The News Journal

Lawrence Hamermesh, quoted on 06/09/11
Delaware Gov. Jack Markell nominates Leo E. Strine Jr. for Chancery Court's top position

WHYY Newsworks

Thomas Reed, interviewed on 06/08/11
Judge reviews evidence and testimony in sex abuse case against Delaware pediatrician (audio available)

Philadelphia Inquirer
Leonard Sosnov, quoted on 06/08/11
Chester County D.A. criticizes overturning of sexual-assault convictions

WDEL 1150 AM

Thomas Reed, interviewed on 06/07/11
Discussed the start of the Earl Bradley trial (no link available)

National Public Radio's All Things Considered

Linda Ammons, interviewed on 06/06/11
Some Wonder Why Intervention In Sex Abuse Case Took So Long (audio available)

The News Journal

Wesley Oliver and James Diehm, quoted on 06/04/2011
Delaware courts: Police use of tracking devices at issue

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 06/02/11
Culhane: Legal equality is not full equality

The News Journal

Ken Kristl, cited for representing Sierra Club on 05/30/11
Consider health costs in energy planning

The News Journal

Linda Ammons, quoted on 05/29/11
Delaware courts: Bradley defense plans appeal as trial set to begin Wednesday

The York Daily Record

Michael Dimino, quoted on 05/28/11
York council controversy raises questions about felons and public office

The Washington Post
and Fox News
Jules Epstein and Thomas Reed, quoted on Earl Bradley trial
Del. pediatrician accused of molesting scores of children set to go on trial (The Washington Post on 05/28/11)
Del. pediatrician faces trial in sex abuse case (Fox News on 05/28/11)

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 05/26/11
Culhane: Should we boycott straight weddings?

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 05/19/11
Culhane: Not all values issues are created equal

The Philadelphia Inquirer and the Delaware County Daily Times
Nathaniel Nichols, mentioned as judicial candidate
Republicans pleased with primary results (DelCo Times on 05/19/11)
Primary 2011: Democrats come through for their judicial hopefuls (DelCo Times on 05/18/11)
Primary Election Day: Low voter turnout expected (DelCo Times on 05/17/11)
Delco Bar Association survey evaluates judicial candidates (DelCo Times on 04/25/11)
Demographic shifts boost Democrats in Delaware County (Philadelphia Inquirer on 03/15/11)
Delaware County Dems back slate of candidates (DelCo Times on 03/14/11)
GOP, Dems set to go in countywide races (DelCo Times on 03/09/11)

Courier Post

Jules Epstein and Thomas Reed, quoted on 05/14/11
Delaware courts: Earl B. Bradley likely to seek fast trial

365gay.com

John Culhane, wrote column on 05/12/11
Culhane: Don’t pass “don’t say gay”

The News Journal

Jules Epstein, quoted on 05/10/11
Del. joins debate on marijuana regulation

Delmarva Now

Thomas Reed, quoted on 05/10/11
Judge to decide pediatrician's fate

The News Journal

Thomas Reed, quoted on 05/09/11
Bradley drops mental health defense

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 5/05/11
Culhane: Same Sex marriage round-up


P
hiladelphia Inquirer, Delaware County Daily Times, Yahoo! News, The Boston Globe, etc.
Judith Ritter, stories on new sentencing hearing for Mumia Abu-Jamal
Death penalty fails again (The Spokesman Review on 04/29/11)
Federal appeals court orders a new sentencing hearing for Mumia Abu-Jamal (Philadelphia Inquirer on 04/27/11)
Appeals Court Grants Mumia Abu-Jamal New Sentencing Hearing (KYW-TV CBS 3 on 04/27/11)
New hearing ordered for Abu-Jamal (The Boston Globe on 04/27/11)
U.S. court grants new sentencing for Mumia Abu-Jamal (Delaware County Daily Times on 04/26/11)
US court grants new sentencing for Mumia Abu-Jamal (Yahoo! News on 04/26/11)
Court grants new sentencing for Mumia Abu-Jamal (WPVI-TV ABC 6 on 04/26/11)
US court grants new sentencing for Mumia Abu-Jamal (The Houston Chronicle on 04/26/11)
US court grants new sentencing for Mumia Abu-Jamal (The San Jose Mercury News on 04/26/11)
US court grants new sentencing for Mumia Abu-Jamal (MSNBC.com on 04/26/11)

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 4/27/11
Culhane: Transgender panel at Equality Forum


The Observer-Reporter, The Patriot-News, The Daily Journal,
WHTM-TV ABC 27 - Harrisburg, etc.
John Dernbach, stories on Professor Dernbach's study on Pennsylvania recycling law
Report: State's recycling could use revamping (Chambersburg Public Opinion on 04/29/11)
Recycle state recycling law (The Times-Tribune on 4/25/11)
Make recycling more accessible (The Observer-Reporter on 04/20/11)
Interviewed on the findings of his report (KDKA-AM in Pittsburgh - no link available)
Widener University report aims to reboot recycling (The Patriot-News on 04/18/11)
New study of Pa.'s recycling law, decades after its adoption, sees need for new approaches (Daily Journal on 04/16/2011)
2 decades on, a call to revamp Pa. recycling law (WHTM-TV ABC 27 on 04/16/2011)

The Philadelphia Inquirer
Leonard Sosnov, quoted on 04/22/11
Jurors say they believed the FBI had set Castro up


The News Journal

Judith Ritter, quoted on 04/21/11
CRIME: Pediatrician Earl B. Bradley may plead mental illness

365gay.com

John Culhane, wrote column on 04/21/11
Culhane: What do kids need?

The Forward

Nicholas Mirkay, quoted on 04/20/11
JNF Challenged on Discrimination

WDEL 1150 AM

Thomas Reed, interviewed on 04/20/11
Discussed the Catholic Diocese of Wilmington's bankruptcy as it relates to victims of priest sexual abuse (no link available)

365gay

John Culhane, wrote column on 04/07/11
Culhane: How the National Organization for Marriage rewrote my words

WDEL 1150 AM

Wesley Oliver, interviewed on 04/07/11
Discussed new U.S Supreme Court Case involving blanket procedures that call for strip searches in prisons (no link available)

The Legal Intelligencer

Jules Epstein, wrote op-ed on 04/05/11
Justices Continue Case-by-Case Approach to Confrontation Rights (no link available)

Radnor Patch

Verne Smith, cited on 04/05/11
Letter: Vote 'No' to Feral Feeding Ban in Radnor Township

The Patriot-News
Wesley Oliver, quoted on 04/01/11
Grand juries are great investigative tools, district attorney says

WHP-TV CBS 21 - Harrisburg
Wesley Oliver, interviewed on 03/31/11
Penn State legend accused of touching teen (video)

ABC News

John Culhane, quoted on 03/31/11
IOM Calls for More Federal Funding of LGBT Health Research

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 03/31/11
Culhane: Why are we focusing on gay marriage?

WDEL 1150 AM
Pamela Perry, interviewed on 03/30/11
Discussed employment discrimination case against Wal-Mart (no link available)


WITF Radio Smart Talk

Wesley Oliver, interviewed on 03/28/11
Unique U.S. Supreme Court case with local ties

The News Journal
Thaddeus Pope, quoted on 03/28/11
Year after health law, confusion continues

The News Journal

Linda Ammons, wrote opinion piece on 03/25/11
Widener Law defends its action in professor's case

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 03/24/11
Culhane: Why some states still call gays criminals

WHP-TV (CBS) 21

Wesley Oliver, interviewed on 03/23/11
Harsh sentencing, when is it too hard? (video available)

The Tribune Democrat

John Dernbach, cited on 03/21/11
Pa. citizens have constitutional right to clean air, pure water

The Delaware County Times

Thomas Reed, quoted on 03/21/11
Communities face big bills for billboard fight

The News Journal

Alan Garfield, wrote opinion piece on 03/17/11
Conservative justices fail to see corrupting influence of money

The Republican Herald

Wesley Oliver, quoted on 03/17/11
Professor: Juror allegation won't give Nestor new trial

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 03/17/11
Culhane: The human cost of denied gay equality

National Jurist

John Culhane, cited as one of "23 Law Profs to Take Before You Die" on 03/16/11
23 Law Profs to Take Before You Die

Philadelphia Daily News

Wesley Oliver, quoted on 03/15/2011
When cops cheat, perps can walk

WHYY newsworks
Thaddeus Pope, interviewed on 03/15/11
End-of-life disputes go to court

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 03/10/11
Culhane: The Court got the Phelps opinion wrong

Delaware First Media News

Erin Daly, interviewed on 03/03/2011
Video available (Look under DFM video on the right side of the page)

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 03/03/11
Culhane: Taking on Facebook

WDEL 1150 AM

Michael Dimino, interviewed on 03/02/11
Legal experts discuss SCOTUS Westboro ruling (audio available)

The News Journal

Thomas Reed, quoted on 03/01/11
Judge to decide whether split 7-5 decision warrants execution

Delaware First Media

James May, quoted on 02/25/11
Delaware River dredging battle continues without State of Delaware
(video available)

The News Journal

Thomas Reed, quoted on 02/25/11
Delaware jury's votes in capital cases don't always sway judges

The News Journal
Thomas Reed, quoted on 02/24/11
Delaware jury recommends death for Derrick Powell in officer's slaying

WITF-FM

Robert Power, interviewed on 02/22/11
Discussed liability issues related to social media (no link available)

The New York Times

Wesley Oliver, quoted on 02/20/11
Supreme Court to Hear Material Witness Case

The York Daily Record

Wesley Oliver, quoted on 02/20/11
DA, experts weigh in on what makes one toddler death worthy of charges but others not

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 02/17/11
Culhane: A Dark Picture of Injustice


The Philadelphia Tribune and the Business Journal
Judith Ritter cited as co-counsel for Abu-Jamal's case before the U.S. Court of Appeals, 02/15/11
NAACP Legal Defense Fund joins Abu-Jamal defense team (Philadelphia Tribune)
LDF Joins Mumia Abu-Jamal Defense Team (Business Journal)

The Patriot-News

Randy Lee, quoted on 02/14/11
Harrisburg restaurant owner sues ex-employee for defamation over comments on Facebook

The News Journal
Alan Garfield, quoted on 2/12/11
Delaware schools: Ministers want to play a role


The News Journal

Jules Epstein, quoted on 02/11/11
DELAWARE: State's key witness in Powell slaying trial misspoke on stand

WHYY newsworks

Andrew Strauss, interviewed on 02/11/11
Widener international law professor eyewitness to Egyptian history

Philadelphia Inquirer

Michael Hussey, quoted on 02/11/11
Ousted Hershey Trust president tells court of serious financial irregularities

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 02/10/11
Culhane: Are 'religious exemptions' swimming against the tide


Delaware Law Weekly

John Culhane, quoted on 02/09/11
Medical Society of Delaware dropped from a lawsuit involving Earl Bradley (no link available)


WDEL 1150 AM

Tom Reed, interviewed on 02/04/11
Ex-Widener Law prof weighs in on Diocese settlement (audio available)

365gay.com
John Culhane, wrote column on 02/03/11
Culhane: Will we see more straight civil unions?


The News Journal

Linda Ammons, report on Dr. Earl Bradley mentioned on 02/02/11
Delaware children: Learning to spot, and stop, abuse

WDEL 1150 AM

Jules Epstein, interviewed on 02/01/11

The Patriot-News
Randle Pollard, quoted on 02/01/11
SEC subpoenas Harrisburg officials, investigates municipal bond issues

WDEL 1150 AM

Andrew Fichter, interviewed on 02/01/11
Discussed decision of federal judge in Florida declaring that individual health insurance mandate is unconstitutional (no link available)

365gay.com

John Culhane, wrote column on 01/27/11
Culhane: State of the (Gay) Union

The Minneapolis Star Tribune

Thad Pope, wrote opinion piece on 01/25/11
END-OF-LIFE CARE

The News Journal

Alan Garfield, wrote opinion piece on 01/24/11
Honest debate at core of the Constitution

WTXF Fox 29 (Philadelphia)

Linda L. Ammons, appeared on 01/24/11 on the 6:00 broadcast
Discussed Attorney General's announcement regarding the Earl Bradley case (no link available)

365gay.com

John Culhane, wrote column on 01/20/11
Culhane: What are they thinking?

The Courier Post

Nathaniel Nichols, quoted on 01/17/11
Decades later, King's message remains relevant

The Patriot-News

Randy Lee, quoted on 01/16/11
Prosecutor weighs test of law on fetal death (no link available)

365gay.com

John Culhane, wrote column on 01/13/11
Culhane: Two stories about gay families and compromise

Delaware Today
Dean Ammons, subject of feature story on 01/10/11
Fixing the System


The News Journal

Linda Ammons, mentioned as candidate for U.S. District Court judgeship on 01/10/11
Member of local legal family in line for high-profile appointment

The Patriot-News

Michael Hussey, quoted on 01/08/11
Movie critic's heirs say state Sen. Jeffrey Piccola has conflict of interest in estate case

The News Journal

Justin Holbrook, cited as Director of Veterans Law Clinic on 01/04/11
Around Delaware: Widener to host training for pro bono veterans law work

The News Journal

Linda Ammons, cited for report on Dr. Earl Bradley on 01/01/11
Top 10 Delaware-area news events during 2010

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