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11:41 AM / Saturday September 26, 2020

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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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PHA Director Greene to take leave

August 23, 2010

Greene made the decision following disclosure that he had fallen five months behind on his home mortgage payments, faced foreclosure proceedings, and had been named in a sexual harassment suit.

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Know the facts about pulmonary fibrosis

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Horoscopes

SUNscopes for the week of September 27

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All Signs: It’s been tough with Saturn and Pluto in Capricorn at odds with Mars. This week...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff