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New bill would make gun owners protected class under state human rights act

Tabitha Fleming Jun. 2, 2017, 8:55am

Pennsylvania is considering making gun owners a protected class of citizens with proposed changes to the Pennsylvania Human Rights Act (PHRA).

Couple's appeal against Deutsche Bank thrown out because of late response

Tabitha Fleming May 11, 2017, 10:23am

PHILADELPHIA — Timely appeals are still necessary regardless of the underlying facts, according to a non-precedential ruling from the Pennsylvania Superior Court.

Ruling: Court employees not protected by Whistleblower Law

Tabitha Fleming May 8, 2017, 9:13am

HARRISBURG - Earlier this year, the state Commonwealth Court ruled that a former juvenile probation officer wasn’t protected by whistleblower laws.

Retired railroad worker loses appeal alleging negligence by Norfolk Southern, Consolidated Rail

Tabitha Fleming May 5, 2017, 11:04am

PHILADELPHIA — A lifelong railroad worker won’t be able to hold his employer liable for what he claimed were unsafe working conditions that led to long-term injuries.

Wheel makers not responsible for foot injury suffered at modular home manufacturing site, Superior Court rules

Tabitha Fleming May 4, 2017, 8:52am

HARRISBURG — The Superior Court of Pennsylvania recently denied an appeal seeking injury damages by a former employee at a modular home manufacturing plant in Renniger v. A&R Machine Shop and Cass Hudson Company.

Philadelphia woman settles suit with Ruby Tuesday over claim of broken glass in food

Tabitha Fleming Mar. 13, 2017, 12:37pm

PHILADELPHIA - A lawsuit filed by a woman who claimed she found broken glass in her food at the Ruby Tuesday restaurant in the Springfield Mall has quickly come to an end.