I often hear from readers looking to purchase a dog who ask me about a certain breeder listed on a website or whose farm they drove by in Lancaster County with the “Puppies for Sale” sign outside.
Kathy Watson (R., Bucks) to end that practice passed the House overwhelmingly, but ran into opposition from Sen.
Stewart Greenleaf, chairman of the Judiciary Committee, who let the clock run out on the bill this session.
The decision comes as many colleges across the region and nation have struggled with falling enrollment as the number of high school graduates declines and the higher-education market becomes more competitive. Among the schools in the system are West Chester, the largest of the 14 with more than 17,000 students and the one that has seen the most growth in recent years.
“States are wrestling with the same issues we are, leading to the reorganization of public university systems in a number of states across the country, including the merger or even closure of institutions,” system chancellor Frank T. Also part of the system is Cheyney, a historically black university with 746 students.
Violators are cited for summary offenses unless they are caught twice in the same year. Magisterial district judges often dismiss charges without hearing them, fail to use the sentencing and fining tools afforded them in statute, consolidate charges and or toss cases on disputed technicalities, say those who have appeared before them.