The Honorable Lawrence Stengel has been named as the Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Lots of other people are more qualified than I to comment on Judge Stengel’s work, his judgment and his interaction with thousands of people that have appeared before him. But I have...
The Weekend Perfection Wasn’t an Obstacle

At the beginning of the summer, I signed up for a marathon in Chattanooga. And I spent most of June through August training for it. At about the halfway point in my training (mid-August), school started back. Then I had a fairly slammed schedule of deadlines and work-related things. As a result, I began missing... Continue Reading

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The Hardest Part About Being in Jail

Yesterday was Friday afternoon, but I needed to see an inmate to let him know when he would go before a judge on bond. Some work around the office pushed that visit into the afternoon. And when I finally arrived at the jail, the entire facility was on lockdown. Lockdowns are not unusual. And when... Continue Reading

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Former Assistant Principal Pleads Guilty to Sex Crime Charges in Roxbury A former assistant principal at a high school in Roxbury, NJ has pleaded guilty to sexual offense charges for touching a juvenile on the testicles. The suspect is a 57-year-old resident of Rockaway Township in Morris County, New Jersey. He was an assistant principal at Roxbury High School and, before that, worked as a police... Continue Reading…