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Third Circuit sends Philadelphia firefighter's libel case back for reconsideration

April Bamburg Jul. 26, 2016, 10:07am

PHILADELPHIA – A defamation case against the New York Daily News filed by a Philadelphia firefighter whose photograph was included with a story about an alleged sex scandal involving the city's firefighters should not have been dismissed, according to a panel of judges from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

Google wins privacy case, but questions remain

April Bamburg Jul. 20, 2016, 9:45am

PHILADELPHIA – When the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit ruled in a class-action lawsuit against Google and Viacom that alleged the companies had violated users’ privacy, there were several issues that the judges had to consider.