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Both parties recognize the Democrats' scam
Topic - Risa Vetri Ferman
A contractor wrongly accused of ripping off a suburban Philadelphia church is getting an apology and $1.6 million as part of a lawsuit settlement.
Two prep school graduates sought to use their sports connections and business acumen to establish a monopoly on drug sales to high school students in the affluent Main Line suburbs of Philadelphia, authorities said Monday.
A former county GOP chairman from suburban Philadelphia accused of drugging and raping a female employee of his former law firm had all charges against him dropped after a drug test on the alleged victim turned out to have been misinterpreted, prosecutors said Monday.
Authorities are teaming up to crack down on sex trafficking and prostitution in hotels and motels outside Philadelphia.
A former Pennsylvania county Republican Party head faces 19 criminal charges tied to allegations he raped and assaulted a 51-year-old female colleague, then tampered with evidence and lied to police during questioning.
"They were using very traditional business principles," Montgomery County District Attorney Risa Vetri Ferman said. "To take those skills and turn it into this kind of illegal enterprise is very distressing."
Ferman said the investigation continues.