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The Express-Times
DeSales student accused of molesting sleeping woman appears in courthis preliminary hearing Tuesday on charges of aggravated indecent assault and i
The Express-Times / Posted 11 hours ago
his preliminary hearing Tuesday on charges of aggravated indecent assault and indecent assault. The charges now head to Lehigh County Court. The 19-year-old Marcantuono remains free on $5,000 unsecured bail. Marcantuono was previously on... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Desales student sentenced to prison in dorm knife attackto... ALLENTOWN, Pa. - A former DeSales University student accused of trying t
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
to... ALLENTOWN, Pa. - A former DeSales University student accused of trying to kill his roommates is going to prison. A Lehigh County Court official says Brendan McMichael, of Philadelphia, has been sentenced to 16 months to 3 years behind... Read more
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The Morning Call
Feds charge New York man in sexual assault of Lehigh Valley girlpornography, and that on March 25, Zhinin transported child pornography across
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
pornography, and that on March 25, Zhinin transported child pornography across state lines. Zhinin is also charged in Lehigh County Court with rape, statutory sexual assault, unlawful contact with a minor, corruption of minors and criminal use... Read more
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Times News
Man to plead guilty in fatal crashMoser, 26, is scheduled to enter a guilty plea when he appears for his next cou
Times News / Posted 5 days ago
Moser, 26, is scheduled to enter a guilty plea when he appears for his next court appearance at 1:30 p.m. Aug. 14 in Lehigh County Court. Moser faces charges for a fatal crash in February 2016 that killed Nicole Marie Gruber, 24, of... Read more
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The Morning Call
knife used to kill Allentown man was never foundsleeping on a porch on the 300 block of North West Street, according to testimo
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
sleeping on a porch on the 300 block of North West Street, according to testimony at Barrett’s trial Thursday morning in Lehigh County court. Beky testified that tests showed Young’s blood was on the clothing Barrett was wearing when he was... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown man standing trial for stabbing stepfather to deathfighting with a group of neighbors right before the alleged homicide. Orville
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
fighting with a group of neighbors right before the alleged homicide. Orville Barrett, 51, is standing trial this week in Lehigh County Court for allegedly killing Leahcroft Young, 51. Judge Kelly L. Banach is deciding the case, at Barrett’s... Read more
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The Brown and White
Man accused of stalking mom, masturbating in view of kids appears in courton two counts of indecent exposure, as well as stalking, corruption of minor an
The Brown and White / Posted 6 days ago
on two counts of indecent exposure, as well as stalking, corruption of minor and open lewdness. The charges now head to Lehigh County Court. Gottshall, of the 600 block of North 12th Street in the city, remains free on 10 percent of $25,000... Read more
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The Morning Call
Whitehall zoners shoot down Atiyeh's challenge of affordable housing zoning lawland use. Under that code, Atiyeh was required to bring his grievance to the Z
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
land use. Under that code, Atiyeh was required to bring his grievance to the Zoning Hearing Board before he can appeal to Lehigh County Court. Atiyeh owns two properties in the neighborhood — 212 Quarry St. and 855 Third St. Through paid experts,... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man who drunkenly called 911 to chat gets plea dealsentence. At the same hearing, Keiser also wived a preliminary hearing on DUI
The Express-Times / Posted 6 days ago
sentence. At the same hearing, Keiser also wived a preliminary hearing on DUI charges stemming from a July 4th incident. Those charges now head to Lehigh County Court, where Keiser faces possible trial. Keiser is free without bail in the DUI... Read more
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The Morning Call
Jury says driver not negligent in Emmaus girl's deaththe girls. Abbie’s parents, Christopher and Lisa Zukowski, filed a wrongful de
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
the girls. Abbie’s parents, Christopher and Lisa Zukowski, filed a wrongful death suit against Schaffer on March 2016 in Lehigh County court asking for more than $50,000 in damages, according to court records. Abbie was killed May 18, 2015, as... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem Area appeals zoning hearing board's decision on Nitschmann signat Nitschmann on the north- and west-facing walls identifying the school by its
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
at Nitschmann on the north- and west-facing walls identifying the school by its name. In an appeal filed last week in Lehigh County Court, the district said the Zoning Hearing Board should only regulate the size or location of a sign, not its... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem Area appeals zoning hearing board's decision on Nitschmann signat Nitschmann on the north- and west-facing walls identifying the school by its
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
at Nitschmann on the north- and west-facing walls identifying the school by its name. In an appeal filed last week in Lehigh County Court, the district said the Zoning Hearing Board should only regulate the size or location of a sign, not its... Read more
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The Express-Times
Jury: Driver, 82, not negligent in crash that killed 11-old girlin the case, but in August 2016 Abby's parents, Christopher and Lisa Zukowski,
The Express-Times / Posted 8 days ago
in the case, but in August 2016 Abby's parents, Christopher and Lisa Zukowski, filed a civil lawsuit against Schaffer in Lehigh County Court. Schaffer died in on Aug. 15, 2016, and his wife represented his estate in the lawsuit. Following a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown man pleads guilty to assaulting 1-oldAn Allentown man could serve up to 10 years in a state prison after pleading gu
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
An Allentown man could serve up to 10 years in a state prison after pleading guilty Monday in Lehigh County Court to assaulting a 1-year-old child. Arthur Schlabig, 42, will be sentenced Aug. 29 and remains in the county jail under $125,000 bail. He... Read more
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The Brown and White
Dad gets jail time for shooting driver after toddler hurt in crashhis gun and fired. "When I saw my daughter, it was a flurry of emotion," Matt
The Brown and White / Posted 11 days ago
his gun and fired. "When I saw my daughter, it was a flurry of emotion," Matt said Friday at this sentencing hearing in Lehigh County Court. Matt then grabbed the young girl and fired about four more shots as he walked away from the scene, he... Read more
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The Brown and White
Allentown man arrested in Easton on robbery chargecourt on Sept. 18 and Oct. 3 retail theft charges out of Whitehall Township, co
The Brown and White / Posted 15 days ago
court on Sept. 18 and Oct. 3 retail theft charges out of Whitehall Township, court papers say. His formal arraignment in Lehigh County Court was scheduled Dec. 5, Dec. 15 and Jan. 9, but it didn't go forward, records show. He also didn't turn up... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Real estate hardball puts Lehigh Valley airport authority in court battlefor just more than a half-acre. What followed was a high stakes game of real e
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 20 days ago
for just more than a half-acre. What followed was a high stakes game of real estate hardball that now has the two sides in Lehigh County Court fighting over just how much attorneys should be paid to wage such battles. Airport Ventures now says the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Real estate hardball puts Lehigh Valley airport authority in court battlefor just more than a half-acre. What followed was a high stakes game of real e
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
for just more than a half-acre. What followed was a high stakes game of real estate hardball that now has the two sides in Lehigh County Court fighting over just how much attorneys should be paid to wage such battles. Airport Ventures now says the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley Hospital nurse stabbed in neck by attacker, police saynurse stabbed in the neck during an attack Friday in the emergency room needed
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
nurse stabbed in the neck during an attack Friday in the emergency room needed emergency trauma surgery, according to Lehigh County Court records. The nurse had treated his alleged attacker last month, but court records gave no other details... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley Hospital nurse stabbed in neck by attacker, police saynurse stabbed in the neck during an attack Friday in the emergency room needed
The Morning Call / Posted 22 days ago
nurse stabbed in the neck during an attack Friday in the emergency room needed emergency trauma surgery, according to Lehigh County Court records. The nurse had previously treated his alleged attacker last month, but court records gave no... Read more
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The Morning Call
Jury finds pediatrician not guilty of indecent assaulting mother of toddlerthem in the room where he examined their children. Patton, 43, of Exeter Towns
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
them in the room where he examined their children. Patton, 43, of Exeter Township, Berks County, was on trial this week in Lehigh County Court for indecent assault. In his closing argument to the jury Thursday morning, Chief Deputy District... Read more
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The Morning Call
Verdict expected in former Lehigh Valley pediatrician's indecent assault trialthe seven women who accused him are mistaken or lying. Patton, 43, of Exeter T
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
the seven women who accused him are mistaken or lying. Patton, 43, of Exeter Township, Berks County, is standing trial in Lehigh County Court this week for indecent assault. In his closing argument to the jury this morning, Chief Deputy District... Read more
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The Brown and White
Pediatrician takes witness stand in indecent assault triallost a lot already," he testified. "The damage is done." Patton's testimony ca
The Brown and White / Posted 27 days ago
lost a lot already," he testified. "The damage is done." Patton's testimony came on the second day of his trial in Lehigh County Court. Closing arguments are scheduled for Thursday morning, and then the case will head to the jury. Jurors... Read more
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The Morning Call
Former Lehigh Valley Hospital pediatrician set to testify in sex assault trialformer Lehigh Valley Hospital pediatrician Jarret Patton touched them inappropr
The Morning Call / Posted 27 days ago
former Lehigh Valley Hospital pediatrician Jarret Patton touched them inappropriately testified at the doctor’s trial in Lehigh County Court Wednesday morning. Jurors also heard from several character witnesses. Patton, 43, of Exeter Township,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Milford woman to face trial for shooting boyfriend in groinpolice she planned to throw into a nearby creek. Rivera-Figueroa, who sobbed t
The Morning Call / Posted 28 days ago
police she planned to throw into a nearby creek. Rivera-Figueroa, who sobbed throughout the hearing, will face trial in Lehigh County Court on all the charges, Senior District Judge Patricia Warmkessel ruled. Rivera-Figueroa remains in county... Read more
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The Brown and White
Pediatrician's defense: Assault accuser's motive is 'ka-ching'police report the following day. Patton was charged with a single count of ind
The Brown and White / Posted 28 days ago
police report the following day. Patton was charged with a single count of indecent assault and his trial began Tuesday in Lehigh County Court. Patton, of Exeter Township, has been free on $30,000 unsecured bail while awaiting trial in the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Ex-Lehigh Valley Hospital pediatrician’s trial to beginALLENTOWN — Testimony will begin today in the Lehigh County Court trial of a fo
The Morning Call / Posted 28 days ago
ALLENTOWN — Testimony will begin today in the Lehigh County Court trial of a former Lehigh Valley Hospital pediatrician accused of sexually assaulting patients’ mothers. Dr. Jarret R. Patton, 43, is charged with indecent assault. He was arrested in... Read more
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The Express-Times
Holly Grim's child sues accused killer for wrongful deathLehigh County woman and killing her. Grim's estate, administered by Zachary Gr
The Express-Times / Posted 29 days ago
Lehigh County woman and killing her. Grim's estate, administered by Zachary Grim, filed a wrongful death lawsuit Friday in Lehigh County Court against Michael Horvath. Horvath, who worked at Allen Organ Co. in Macungie in the wood shop with Grim,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Wrongful death lawsuit filed against man who allegedly murdered Holly GrimTownship. He then allegedly murdered her and buried her body outside his Monro
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 29 days ago
Township. He then allegedly murdered her and buried her body outside his Monroe County home. The lawsuit filed in Lehigh County court says Grim's death devastated son Zachary, who was 16 when his mother vanished and denied him financial... Read more
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The Morning Call
Holly Grim homicide prompts wrongful death lawsuitCo. in Macungie. Police say they found Grim's remains outside Horvath's home in
The Morning Call / Posted 1 months ago
Co. in Macungie. Police say they found Grim's remains outside Horvath's home in October 2016. The lawsuit, filed Friday in Lehigh County Court, alleges Horvath robbed Grim and her son of a life together. "By killing [Grim,] defendant not only... Read more
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The Morning Call
Upper Saucon man waives hearing on charges he shot nephew, hunted him in golf cartappeared before District Judge Jacob Hammond on Thursday to waive charges of at
The Morning Call / Posted 1 months ago
appeared before District Judge Jacob Hammond on Thursday to waive charges of attempted homicide and aggravated assault into Lehigh County Court. Roberts is being held in Lehigh County Jail without bail because authorities say he poses a "grave... Read more

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