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Pittsburgh Diocese: Birth Control Mandate ‘Historic’

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh say the federal government is trying to remove First Amendment religious protections from church-related schools and charities “for the first time in history” by mandating contraception and abortion coverage for employees.

11/06/2013

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Bartender, Owner Waive Hearing In Connection With Fatal Crash

An Armstrong County bar owner and bartender were back in court today in connection with an accident earlier this year that claimed the lives of three young men.

11/05/2013

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Man Sues Cops, DA For Being Run Over While In Handcuffs

A man is suing police and county prosecutors saying he was run over by a drunk driver after he was already handcuffed and lying in a road.

10/15/2013

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Pa. Girl At Center Of Target Trunk Suit Has Died

A suburban Pittsburgh girl, whose parents sued Target after a wicker storage trunk lid fell on her neck and left her disabled, has died.

10/04/2013

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New Pa. Court Challenges Filed To Gay Marriage Ban

Twenty-one gay couples are challenging the constitutionality of Pennsylvania’s same-sex marriage ban in state court.

09/25/2013

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Man Shot, Paralyzed During Traffic Stop Files Lawsuit

A 20-year-old Shaler man who was shot and paralyzed during a traffic stop, has filed a federal lawsuit against Pittsburgh Police.

09/18/2013

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Slippery Rock University, NCAA Sued Over Sickle Cell Death

The parents of a Slippery Rock University basketball player who died after an intense practice are suing the school and the National Collegiate Athletic Association, because their son wasn’t screened for the sickle cell trait that contributed to his death and because school officials allegedly didn’t do enough to help him after he collapsed.

09/09/2013

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Former Steeler Weighs In On NFL Concussion Settlement

After earning three Super Bowl rings with the Steelers and a career in college coaching, football remains in John Banaszak’s blood. It’s what remains in his brain though that worries him.

08/30/2013

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Armstrong Co. Bartender, Owner Charged In Connection With Fatal Crash

An Armstrong County bar owner and bartender are now facing charges in connection with a crash that killed three men earlier this year.

08/22/2013

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Lawsuit Claims Indiana Co. Hospital To Blame After Triple Murder

A local man says that his daughter and two granddaughters would still be alive if an Indiana County hospital had properly treated the man who killed them.

08/20/2013

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Derkosh Family Lawsuit Against Zoo Moves Forward

The civil lawsuit filed by the parents of Maddox Derkosh against the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium will move forward, minus some photographs after a motions hearing Tuesday.

08/06/2013

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Pa. Sues To Stop Issuance Of Gay Marriage Licenses

State officials in Pennsylvania are asking a court to stop a rogue county from issuing marriage licenses to gay couples.

07/30/2013

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Parents Of Infant Who Died At Unlicensed Daycare Sue Owners

A local couple was served with a lawsuit Wednesday after a 2-month-old baby, being cared for at their home, was found unresponsive.

07/24/2013

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Pa. County Would Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

Officials in the third-largest county in Pennsylvania have agreed to issue same-sex marriage licenses, despite a state law that bans the practice.

07/23/2013

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Could Automatic Tipping On Restaurant Bills Be A National Trend?

Service at restaurants can either be really great, really bad, or often in between. But suppose a restaurant automatically tried to tack on a gratuity without your consent no matter what the service?

07/18/2013

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