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Centre County DA Accused of Forgery, Alleges Conspiracy

Max Mitchell | January 30, 2015

An embattled district attorney who has been accused of forging a judge's signature is claiming that she is the subject of a conspiracy.

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  • Son to be Repaid for Sale of Bequeathed Rental Home

    By Lizzy McLellan

    A Delaware County judge has decided that the adult son of a woman who died in 2011 should be compensated for the sale of one of her properties, since that property was devised to him in her will.

  • Driver Settles With Deliveryman After Intersection Crash

    On June 2, 2013, plaintiff Mahmoud Ahmad, 25, a pizza deliveryman, was driving an Acura TL sedan on Lycoming Street toward the intersection with K Street, in Northeast Philadelphia.On June 2, 2013, plaintiff Mahmoud Ahmad, 25, a pizza deliveryman, was driving an Acura TL sedan on Lycoming Street toward the intersection with K Street, in Northeast Philadelphia. Ahmad claimed that he stopped at a four-way stop sign, then drove into the intersection. As he did so, the driver's side of his car was struck by a Nissan Maxima driven by Mohammed Abuawada, who was traveling on K Street. Ahmad maintained that Abuawada struck his car at 80 to 85 mph. Ahmad suffered a fracture to his left clavicle, which he claimed was a serious impairment of a bodily function.

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