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Times News
Retired priest accused of forcing boy to perform oral sexattack Sweeney's secretary gave him milk and cookies, prosecutors said. "He is
Times News / Posted 11 hours ago
attack Sweeney's secretary gave him milk and cookies, prosecutors said. "He is a hero for his service," Attorney General Josh Shapiro said. "Today we know him as a hero for coming forward to share his story with us." Defense attorney Francis R.... Read more
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Philly.com
Pennsylvania priest charged with abusing boy, 10Sweeney was a pastor at St. Margaret Mary in Lower Burrell at the time of the a
Philly.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Sweeney was a pastor at St. Margaret Mary in Lower Burrell at the time of the alleged abuse. State Attorney General Josh Shapiro said at a news conference Monday that the charges were recommended by a statewide grand jury. Shapiro lauded the... Read more
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Philly.com
Penna. priest charged with abusing boy, 10Sweeney was a pastor at St. Margaret Mary in Lower Burrell at the time of the a
Philly.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Sweeney was a pastor at St. Margaret Mary in Lower Burrell at the time of the alleged abuse. State Attorney General Josh Shapiro said at a news conference Monday that the charges were recommended by a statewide grand jury. Shapiro lauded the... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Lawmaker pushing to change statute of limitations in criminal caseshe was pastor at St. Margaret Mary in Lower Burrell. RELATED COVERAGE: The bo
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 16 hours ago
he was pastor at St. Margaret Mary in Lower Burrell. RELATED COVERAGE: The boy is now 35 years old and Attorney General Josh Shapiro says he wanted to file more charges, but couldn't because of the victim's age. “It's important to note that we... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Retired priest accused of forcing sex on boyattack Sweeney's secretary gave him milk and cookies, prosecutors said. "He is
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 20 hours ago
attack Sweeney's secretary gave him milk and cookies, prosecutors said. "He is a hero for his service," Attorney General Josh Shapiro said. "Today we know him as a hero for coming forward to share his story with us." Defense attorney Francis R.... Read more
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Raw Story
These top prosecutors are threatening legal action against Betsy DeVosadministration’s Title IX guidelines on sexual assault in place, according to B
Raw Story / Posted 23 hours ago
administration’s Title IX guidelines on sexual assault in place, according to Buzzfeed News. Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, who organized the letter, told Buzzfeed News that the 20 attorneys general were “prepared to take legal action”... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Attorney general accusing Pennsylvania priest of sex abuseLOWER BURRELL, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro plans to a
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted yesterday
LOWER BURRELL, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro plans to announce criminal sexual abuse charges against a western Pennsylvania priest. Shapiro's office says he'll be in Lower Burrell to announce the charges this afternoon. It... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Sex Abuse Charges Coming Against Pa. PriestPennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro plans to announce criminal sexual ab
NBC Philadelphia / Posted yesterday
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro plans to announce criminal sexual abuse charges against a western Pennsylvania priest. Shapiro's office says he'll be in Lower Burrell to announce the charges this afternoon. It wasn't immediately clear if... Read more
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TribLIVE
Priest arrested for sexual abuse in Westmoreland, attorney general will announcePennsylvania priest Where: Intersection of Leechburg Road and Park Drive, Lowe
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Pennsylvania priest Where: Intersection of Leechburg Road and Park Drive, Lower Burrell Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro will announce sexual abuse charges Monday against a priest in Westmoreland County. The announcement will be... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Priest arrested for sexual abuse in Westmoreland CountyCOUNTY, Pa. - A priest has been arrested for sexual abuse in Westmoreland Count
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
COUNTY, Pa. - A priest has been arrested for sexual abuse in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced Monday. The identity of the priest has not been released. A news conference will be held at 4 p.m.... Read more
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The Forward
Sean Spicer’s Most Outrageous Jewish Momentsthat his boss had been right all along. Discussing the threats in February, ac
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
that his boss had been right all along. Discussing the threats in February, according to Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, Trump told a meeting of states’ attorney generals that “sometimes it’s the reverse” and attacks are made “to... Read more
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TribLIVE
‘Make Penn Hills Great Again’ T-shirt sparks dialogue in troubled districtand a debt reaching $170 million. Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen A.
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
and a debt reaching $170 million. Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen A. Zappala Jr. and state Attorney General Josh Shapiro have been investigating the district's finances, and when the state audited the district in 2016, Auditor... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Government now on offensive with opioids (Pittsburgh Post-Gazettedealers, manufacturers and the insurance companies that limit treatment for sub
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
dealers, manufacturers and the insurance companies that limit treatment for substance abuse. Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro has been calling on insurers to make sure they adequately cover addiction treatment, make it easy for people to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Schuylkill man accused of killing dad to stand trialable to locate and arrest a dangerous killer who fled to another state to avoid
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
able to locate and arrest a dangerous killer who fled to another state to avoid prosecution for murder," Attorney General Josh Shapiro said. "Our prosecutors worked closely with law enforcement all week, and today this fugitive is off the... Read more
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The Morning Call
State beefing up consumer protectionas they are threatening to, Pennsylvania residents will have another place to t
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
as they are threatening to, Pennsylvania residents will have another place to turn for help. State Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced Thursday that he is creating a Consumer Financial Protection Unit to better protect people from... Read more
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TribLIVE
PA Attorney General pushes for continued Title IX protectionsCreek JournalTriblive Online Only Pa. Attorney General Josh Shapiro talks to
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
Creek JournalTriblive Online Only Pa. Attorney General Josh Shapiro talks to Tribune-Review editors and reporters at their office in Greensburg in April 2017. State attorneys... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Attorney General Josh Shapiro creates new Consumer Financial Protection Unit to protect residents from scams× HARRISBURG — State Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced Thursday that he
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 5 days ago
× HARRISBURG — State Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced Thursday that he is creating a Consumer Financial Protection Unit to protect... Read more
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CBS News
State attorneys general urge Education Dept. to keep Title IXof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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ABC Montana
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
ABC Montana / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Attorneys General: Keep Protections For Sex Assault Victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first,” Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro’s state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
KHQ Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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WALB Albany
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
WALB Albany / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Attorneys: Keep protections for sex assault victims in placeof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated for improperly... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, a Democrat, said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Attorneys: Keep protections for sex assault victims in placeof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, a Democrat, said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated... Read more
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Daily Herald
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, a Democrat, said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, a Democrat, said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, a Democrat, said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
KWWL Iowa / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, a Democrat, said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, a Democrat, said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, a Democrat, said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Attorneys general: Keep protections for sex assault victimsof sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student saf
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
of sexual assault by keeping these protections in place and putting student safety first," Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, a Democrat, said in a statement issued Wednesday. A dozen schools in Shapiro's state are being investigated... Read more
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