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Police officer fired for slur in Snapchat

Police officer fired for slur in Snapchat

By Rebekah Devorak | Opinions Editor  With reports of police brutality happening all across the country, just know that Pittsburgh isn’t immune to having its own problems, as well. Melissa Adamson, a part-time police officer with the McKeesport Police Department, was fired on Sept. 27 after using a racial slur on social media. Adamson posted […]

District attorney calls on DU law school for building code help

By Brandon Addeo | The Duquesne Duke A group of Duquesne law students are assisting the district attorney in his efforts to crack down on building code violations. Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen Zappala Jr. asked for the support of the Duquesne law school in his initiative to indict violators of McKeesport building code requirements, […]