Pennsylvania public college finance director will get 14 months for stealing $100k

Pennsylvania public college finance director will get 14 months for stealing $100k

(The Middle Sq.) – A Philadelphia-area public college finance director was sentenced to greater than a 12 months in jail after he embezzled $100,000 from a faculty district over a seven-year interval. Christopher Gehris, an worker within the Phoenixville Space Faculty District and its finance director since 2018, stole $94,613 from the district, in line…

On crime, medication, psychological sickness, Pennsylvania native authorities see a useful resource drawback

On crime, medication, psychological sickness, Pennsylvania native authorities see a useful resource drawback

(The Middle Sq.) – A Pennsylvania Senate Majority Coverage Committee listening to on crime and public security dwelled on two points: the necessity for extra funding and officers to handle crime, and the dearth of psychological well being assist for struggling folks. Two panels spoke to a lot of Republican senators; one comprised native legislation…

Letter to the Editor: An open letter to President Barron, Provost Jones, Vice Provost for School Affairs Bieschke, Dean Lang, and President Bendapudi

Letter to the Editor: An open letter to President Barron, Provost Jones, Vice Provost for School Affairs Bieschke, Dean Lang, and President Bendapudi

This letter was written by a number of organizations at Penn State and in State School together with Coalition for a Simply College, College students Towards Sexist Violence, American Affiliation of College Professors, Schreyer Gender Fairness Coalition, NAACP State School Chapter, Coalition of Graduate Staff at Penn State College, Centre County Democratic Socialists of America,…

State authority to prosecute gun crimes might develop in Philadelphia

State authority to prosecute gun crimes might develop in Philadelphia

(The Heart Sq.) – As Philadelphia struggles to include a rising variety of murders inside the metropolis lately, the Normal Meeting might develop the state’s means to prosecute unlawful gun possession. HB2275, launched by Rep. Martina White, R-Philadelphia, would renew a pilot program granting the legal professional normal’s workplace concurrent jurisdiction with a district legal…

'Second Probability Month': Making use of for clemency will quickly be simpler for convicted

'Second Probability Month': Making use of for clemency will quickly be simpler for convicted

“This second probability allowed me to indicate and show to others that my previous errors weren’t my future future.” -Corey Sanders.  Harrisburg, Pa. — The state is embarking on a undertaking of modernizing how individuals in Pa. apply for clemency, making it simpler to ask for pardons or request a discount in jail sentence, in…