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Authorities lift shelter in place warning in Monroe County

Police have lifted the shelter in place warning that kept people inside their Barrett and Price Township homes for 24 hours, and left those that weren't there seeking shelter elsewhere.  Many law enforcement officials have been canvassing the neighborhood where Eric Matthew Frein lived with his parents.  The 31 year old is accused in the ambush killing of PSP Cpl. Bryon Dickson and
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Same-Sex Marriage Ban Challenge

Both sides in the challenge to Pennsylvania's gay marriage law would prefer that the judge, not a trial, determine the outcome. The plaintiffs challenging the same-sex marriage ban are asking a federal judge to make an immediate decision in their case. A spokesman for Gov. Tom Corbett's office, which is defending the constitutionality of the law, says they'll also request a summary judgment instead of a trial. John Stapleton, an attorney for the plaintiffs, says the state hasn't refuted their facts presented in the case and only one question remains.

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People : John StapletonTom Corbett