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Philadelphia's Mural Arts Restorative Justice Program

The video below gives a brief overview of the Restorative Justice program–a division within Philadelphia’s Mural Arts program. Restorative justice involves helping victims, offenders and whole communities heal after tragedies. 21 more words

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Reducing crime in Philadelphia: Are guns the answer?

In Philadelphia, a city filled with crime, many people automatically look toward outlawing guns as an immediate solution to reduce fatalities.

According to the Philadelphia Police Department’s 2013… 506 more words

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Spence sentenced to additional 90 days in prison

Sean Spence, a Collingdale, Pa. resident, was sentenced to another three months in prison by Judge Kevin Kelly on Feb. 19 at the Delaware County Courthouse in Media, Pa. 30 more words

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