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A police killing in Philadelphia could change Pa. use-of-force cases forever

Philadelphia’s district attorney wants the state’s highest court to alter the instructions jurors hear before rendering verdicts in cases where police use deadly force.

By Colin Deppen/Spotlight PA

Mom of 3 deals with agony after police shoot, kill gun-wielding husband in Dauphin County

Pennsylvania State Police said troopers shot and killed Mitchell Shuller early Tuesday after he refused orders to drop his gun.

By Matt Miller/PennLive

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Updated: April 16, 2021 | 11:00 am

Berks DA: Police killing of Muhlenberg man was justified

District Attorney John T. Adams said police reacted reasonably when 62-year-old Stephen Hughes approached them with a knife.

By Anthony Orozco