March 13, 2020
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PDAA Responds to COVID-19 Executive Order Regarding State Prisons
Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania District Attorneys Association today released the following statement in response to Governor Tom Wolf’s executive order to release up to 1,800 inmates in the state.Read the full article
DAs Collaborating Locally to Responsibly Decrease Juvenile Populations at Youth Centers
Categorical release of juveniles is not in the best interest of either the juveniles or the community, PDAA tells Supreme Court. HARRISBURG, PA – In response to the health issues.Read the full article