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By Matt Miller | mmiller@pennlive.com A divided Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled Friday that a man who lost his job can get unemployment compensation even while he was serving a part-time prison sentence for an unrelated crime. That decision hinged on the court’s interpretation of the words “incarceration” and “during.” As Justice Kevin M. Dougherty noted […]

By Katie Meyer, WITF April 27, 2019 When legislative districts are drawn, inmates are counted as residents of the community where they are housed, despite the fact that they cannot vote or participate meaningfully in civic life. Inmates can’t vote. But they can be counted as part of the population in the counties where they’re […]