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Attorneys tick off judge in vehicular homicide case

Six months ago, Robert A. Sawyer was scheduled to plead to vehicular homicide and aggravated assault charges for an October 2011 crash on Route 30 that killed a woman and injured another. Tuesday in York County court, Sawyer’s attorneys said … Continue reading

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Fistfight lands dad back in jail

Charged with involuntary manslaughter for the November 2011 death of his 2-month-old son, Eric John Clapper is back in York County Prison. Clapper, 33, had been released from custody under supervision in April after the district attorney’s office replaced first- … Continue reading

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Killer accuses DA of jury intimidation

Convicted of third-degree murder and sentenced to 20 to 40 years, Shannon Mayo Jr. now is claiming the York County District Attorney’s Office intimidated his jury. A handful of jurors had told Judge John S. Kennedy that two men, who … Continue reading

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Heard in court

Trying to pry an address out of a probation violator, Judge John S. Kennedy said, “If I were to say to you, ‘I want to mail you a $10,000 check,’ you still can’t give me an address?” The defendant, Dustin … Continue reading

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