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Hearing to focus on Parker’s expert testimony bill

September 20, 2010

Pennsylvania is the only state that prohibits an expert from testifying about rape victim behavior. The legislation would allow an expert to provide testimony in sexual assault cases regarding any recognized form of post-traumatic stress disorder and counterintuitive behavior indicative of a rape victim.

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Remembering Charlie: Charles W. Bowser 1930-2010

August 29, 2010

Charles began his long career of public service in the 1960s under the tutelage of the Reverend Dr. Gray, II and Samuel Evans. In 1964, he was chosen Executive Director of Philadelphia’s Anti-Poverty Action Committee and in 1967 he was appointed the first African- American Deputy Mayor of Philadelphia by Mayor James Tate.

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Alawfultruth: What your “tribe” says about you

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R. Kelly girlfriends deny reports that federal authorities evicted them from Kelly’s Trump Tower Chicago home

July 19, 2019

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Entertainment

Boxing champ Pernell Whitaker dies; hit by car in Virginia

July 19, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Pernell Whitaker By Tim Dahlberg ASSOCIATED PRESS Pernell Whitaker, an Olympic gold medalist and four-division...

Sports

Phillies Ryan Howard Retirement Ceremony

July 19, 2019

Last weekend former Phillies MVP and 2008 World Series Champion Ryan Howard retired, finishing a 13-year career...

Oasis

Russell M. Nelson, President of the Mormon Church, to Speak at the NAACP Convention in Detroit

July 19, 2019

Taking another step toward solidifying the growing partnership between the LDS Church and the NAACP, the nation’s...

Horoscopes

SUNscopes for the week of July 21

July 19, 2019

All Signs: The movement of the Sun through the 12 signs each year is important. The energy...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff