Category Archives: Lancaster Courts

* WHEN CAN THE PRISON HANDLE THEM?

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*     Because the main residence is not wheelchair-accessible, David Stoltzfus Smucker, who on Friday was sentenced in Lancaster County Court of Common Pleas, was living in a cottage with couples from his church who were taking turns monitoring him day … Continue reading

** – * DO THE AMISH GET SPECIAL TREATMENT?

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ABSOLUTELY HORRIFIC! **    The victims have acted out sexually with relatives, classmates, and customers at a farm where they previously lived. That prompted social services to separate the victims from their families and peers and place them in separate homes … Continue reading

* MY HEAD IS SPINNING!

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— Taking a break this afternoon. LIP News will be back tomorrow! — *    …The same type of DNA analysis used to find Rowe could be used on other cold cases, the district attorney’s office said.      …Stedman budgeted $10,000 … Continue reading

** – * WHY DIDN’T STEDMAN ACT?

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—   To the original commenter, part of whose unpublished comment was posted here this morning, please go away! **  Please see the comment under this post regarding the Scheid Funeral Home that came in this morning that strongly states the … Continue reading

APPALLING BEHAVIOR!

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WHERE IS IT, TOM?      This story, from Tuesday’s city council committee meeting, has never been on the homepage of Lancaster Online or on their Facebook page. Never. It was in their print edition on Friday and I linked to … Continue reading

1-12-20 UPATE – SHOOTER ON THE LOOSE!

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UPDATED 1-12-20 –  A limited suspect description of an unknown Hispanic male, thin build, dark short hair was obtained.  From the police press release on the Thursday night shooting in the M&M Mini-market at 301 S. Ann St. (click here).      LNP … Continue reading

** – * GETTING CATTY – AGAIN!

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NOT GUILTY! **   According to his updated dockets, John Snoke was found not guilty this morning by District Judge David P. Miller in his summary trial for caring for feral cats (see below). ****** COMMON SENSE! *    On a far … Continue reading

AFTERNOON UPDATE – THE SAME THING OVER AND OVER!

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JUST HIRE THEM! From the December 16th, 2019 column by LNP executive editor Tom Murse, “Can an old newspaper learn new tricks? Absolutely,” (click here).            I commented on the above before stating LNP was 30 to 40 years … Continue reading

1-4-20 UPDATE – * PROTECTING HIS POLITICAL CRONIES

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UPDATE 1-4-20 –  The commenter on this site submitted a draft to Wikipedia on Lancaster County Judge Leonard G. Brown, III. —  Doing some research this afternoon.  — *    Knock me over with a feather! Guess the identity of a … Continue reading

* WE HAVE TO DEMAND MORE!

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—  HAPPY NEW YEAR’S EVE!  — WILL REINAKER RESIGN?      From the LNP article pictured left (click here):      In its letter, the board wrote it would not be filing charges because Reinaker cooperated with the investigation, the conduct was … Continue reading

12-30-19 UPDATE – AFTERNOON UPDATE – * GRILL STEDMAN!

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12-30-19 UPDATE – LNP’s coverage of this horrific murder has been terrible from day one. It’s as if their reporters don’t have a brain or any common sense. They take whatever the police and the DA’s office tells them and … Continue reading

12-21-19 UPDATE – * HE LEFT A KILLER ON THE STREET FOR NINE YEARS?

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UPDATE 12-21-19 – Argh – Panic Saturday! My car has been out of commission for the last two days and I am incredibly behind on everything. I will come back to this story tomorrow and then LIP News will go … Continue reading

* PRELIMINARY HEARING SCHEDULED FOR TOMORROW

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*     Following the verdict Tuesday, Lancaster County Judge David Ashworth sentenced Wingerd to a year of probation, to be served consecutively to the 3-year probation term in the threats case. From the DA’s press release (click here).      This is … Continue reading

** – * DA STEDMAN IS WASTING YOUR TAXES!

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— Watching the House Impeachment Debate this afternoon. — USE LESS WATER? **   Art Morris addressed city council again last night during the public comment period over the increased water and sewer rates and said they are very difficult for … Continue reading

AFTERNOON UPDATE – A TALE OF TWO MOTHERS – 2

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JUDGE MARGARET C. MILLER      Jeff Hawkes is one of the most senior reporters at LNP. And he types the below sentence in the story shown at left (click here):      In February 2017, a Lancaster County judge sentenced Ingle … Continue reading

* 12-16-19 UPDATE – * STOP THE PRESSES…

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    —  Trying to get into the Christmas spirit this afternoon! LIP News will be back tomorrow.   *    I couldn’t have said it better (the comment to the left was posted on Lancaster Online under Murse’s column). Not only … Continue reading

AFTERNOON UPDATE – JUSTICE IN LANCASTER COUNTY

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A TALE OF TWO MOTHERS            Angela Benedict’s first three dockets; the one for child endangerment on July 8th , the one for DUI and multiple other charges on July 26th and the one for Burglary and other charges on … Continue reading

*** UPDATED – *** BREAKING NEWS *** – ** – * PURPOSELY KEEPING THE PUBLIC IN THE DARK!

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**   The owner of the building involved in the Lancaster city fire today at 253 W. King Street is April Koppenhaver (click here for WGAL’s coverage). I spoke to her at approximately 11:00 am to 11:35 am this morning. WHERE … Continue reading

UPDATED ** – * ARE YOU GOING TO TELL THEM, TOM?

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BETRAYAL OF PUBLIC TRUST!       I am so grateful that Molly Henderson wrote the book “Pressed.” It’s almost impossible for decent people to believe that the Steinman family and their news organization used their power and influence to line their own … Continue reading

* DO THEY KNOW ABOUT THE MARRIOTT HOTEL?

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     The LNP editorial board tells us to get our flu shot this morning. And I am going to come back to Tom Murse and his incredible hypocrisy on another day.      On the subject of flu shots, Shyanne Aukamp-Corcoran … Continue reading

TWO NAMED JUDGES RESIGNED!

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REINAKER: ONE OF 5  JUDGES      There were five judges involved in the porngate scandal – two of those were Supreme Court justices Michael Eakin and Seamus McCaffery who both ended up resigning after their identities were revealed.      And … Continue reading

UPDATED *** BREAKING NEWS *** REINAKER EMAILS IN PORNGATE

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     I am doing some research this afternoon. LNP honestly has the below as “Breaking” at the top of their website this afternoon. Some things are just inexplicable and absolutely ridiculous! *** BREAKING NEWS *** PRESIDENT JUDGE REINAKER INVOLVED IN … Continue reading

UPDATED – 12-2-19 UPDATE – LNP: NOT A WATCHDOG – THEY ARE THIEVES!

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LET’S TALK PUBLIC ART?      The City is falling apart and going bankrupt and we’re talking about changing pronouns in our codes. Unreal. A comment into this site today.       Yes, the three newly elected city council members made changing … Continue reading

*** LIP NEWS EXCLUSIVE ** – * SEWER. WATER & SOLID WASTE INCREASES

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LIP News will resume daily publishing on Sunday, December 1st. HAPPY THANKSGIVING! ******* CORRUPTION IN LANCASTER The below letter is being mailed to President Judge Dennis Reinaker today. LIP News is withholding the writer’s name. Click here for “SECOND PFA … Continue reading

AFTERNOON UPDATE * STOP ESCALATING THE VIOLENCE!

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BUDGET ADDRESS TONIGHT! From tonight’s city council meeting agenda (click here for the full agenda).      There is a very important city council meeting tonight at 7:30 pm when Mayor Sorace is scheduled to present the proposed 2020 budget (click … Continue reading