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Man Arrested, $30,000 Worth Of Drugs Seized In Washington Co.

One person was arrested and $30,000 worth of drugs was confiscated in Washington County.

03/21/2015

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Prosecutor Won’t Retry Man Shot, Paralyzed During Traffic Stop

Prosecutors will not retry a black man left paralyzed after he was shot by a white police officer during a traffic stop in Pittsburgh.

01/23/2015

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Police Make Arrest In String Of Armed Street Robberies

Police have arrested a man wanted in connection with a string of street robberies in the city.

01/14/2015

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Monessen Police Make Heroin Bust During Traffic Stop

Two men are facing charges after police made a drug bust during a traffic stop in Westmoreland County.

01/09/2015

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Attorneys Seek Hearing On Paralyzed Man’s Retrial

Lawyers for a black man left paralyzed after he was shot by a white Pittsburgh officer during a traffic stop want a judge to schedule a hearing to determine if Allegheny County prosecutors have been fair in delaying a decision whether to retry the man on some criminal counts.

12/30/2014

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Man Shot By Police After Fleeing Traffic Stop, Ignoring Commands

A man was shot multiple times by police after trying to flee from officers and damaging cars and private property in the process.

12/13/2014

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Man Paralyzed In Traffic Stop Halts East Liberty Traffic With Protest

The man who was shot and paralyzed during a traffic stop in November of 2012 brought traffic to a halt in East Liberty Tuesday afternoon when he led a group of demonstrators in a protest.

11/11/2014

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Father Of Man Paralyzed During Traffic Stop Asks DA To Drop Remaining Charges

At a small rally in the Hill District Friday Morning, Leon Ford Sr. reached out to District Attorney Stephen Zappala.

10/10/2014

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Judge Refuses To Enter Judgment Of Acquittal On Remaining Leon Ford Charges

Allegheny County Judge Donald Machen refused to enter a judgment of acquittal on the remaining charges against Leon Ford Tuesday.

10/07/2014

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Man Paralyzed During Traffic Stop Found Not Guilty Of Aggravated Assault

Leon Ford, who was paralyzed during a November 2012 traffic stop in the city’s East End, was found not guilty of two counts of aggravated assault.

09/15/2014

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Juror Excused In Trial Of Man Paralyzed During Traffic Stop

Jury deliberations in the trial of Leon Ford, who was paralyzed during a November 2012 traffic stop in the city’s East End, will begin from the beginning.

09/11/2014

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2nd Day Of Deliberations Ends In Trial Of Man Paralyzed During Traffic Stop

Jury deliberations resumed Wednesday in the trial of Leon Ford, who was paralyzed during a November 2012 traffic stop in the city’s East End.

09/10/2014

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Closing Arguments Wrap Up In Trial Of Man Paralyzed During Traffic Stop

The jury heard closing arguments today in the trial of Leon Ford, who was paralyzed during a November 2012 traffic stop in the city’s East End.

09/09/2014

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Defense Expert: Police Violated Procedure In Traffic Stop That Left Man Paralyzed

The trial for a man of a man left paralyzed following a traffic stop in the city’s East End in November of 2012 resumed Monday morning.

09/08/2014

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Testimony Continues In Case Against Man Paralyzed During Traffic Stop

Testimony continues Friday at Leon Ford’s trial.

09/05/2014

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