A Move to Strip Philadelphia DA Larry Krasner’s Authority

Lawmakers in Pennsylvania have
quietly muscled power away from reformist District Attorney Larry
Krasner, passing new legislation giving authority to the state’s
attorney general to prosecute certain firearms violations in
Philadelphia — and nowhere else in the state. The provision will expire
in two years, or just after Krasner’s first term ends.

Publisher: The Intercept | Author: Akela Lacy

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extreme measures, governance, progressives, republicans, and resistance
DATE PUBLISHED
2019-07-10 (Modified: 2019-07-10)

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