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2Q2019
1Q2019

2019 Article Citations:

2Q2019

  1. Act 2018-44, 2017 Pa. SB 1142
  2. 24 P.S. § 13-1301-C
  3. 71 P.S. 2101 et seq.
  4. 24 P.S. § 13-1302-C
  5. 24 P.S. § 13-1301-C
  6. 24 P.S. § 13-1308-C
  7. 24 P.S. § 13-1301-C
  8. 24 P.S. § 13-1302-D
  9. The phrase “local government” includes a county, city of the second class, second class A and third class, borough, incorporated town, township, and school district. 53 P.S. § 2303.
  10. 53 Pa.C.S. § 2303(a).
  11. 53 Pa.C.S. § 2305.
  12. 53 Pa.C.S. § 2307.
  13. 53 Pa.C.S. § 2303(b).
  14. 53 Pa.C.S. § 2314.
  15. 53 Pa.C.S. §§ 2308, 2311-2313; See 8 Pa.C.S. § 1402, 16 P.S. § 1801, 11 Pa.C.S. § 11901, et. seq., 53 P.S. § 56802, 53 P.S. § 68102.
  16. 53 Pa.C.S. § 2306.
  17. Id.
  18. Id.
  19. Id.
  20. 53 Pa.C.S. § 2305.
  21. 53 Pa.C.S. § 2315.

1Q2019

  1. 164 A.3d 633 (Pa. Cmwth. Jun. 21, 2017).
  2. 180 A.3d 687.
  3. Id. at 642.
  4. Case No. 2:16-cv-00462-CRE.

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2018 Article Citations:

4Q2018

  1. 43 P.S. § 1101.301(18).
  2. 43 P.S. § 1101.606.
  3. 43 P.S. § 1101.902.
  4. McGrath v. Penn Hills, 440 A.2d 1279 (Pa. Cmwlth. Ct. 1982.
  5. Janus v. AFSMCE (“Protection of [nonmembers’] interests is placed in the hands of the union and if the union were free to disregard or even work against those interests, these employees would be wholly unprotected.”).
  6. https://www.dol.gov/whd/opinion/guidance.htm.
  7. https://www.dol.gov/whd/opinion/FMLA/2018/2018_08_28_1A_FMLA.pdf.
  8. Professional Biography, United States Court of Appeals District of Columbia Circuit, https://www.cadc.uscourts.gov/internet/home.nsf/Content/VL+-+Judges+-+BMK (site last visited Aug. 25, 2018); Roberts, Edith, Potential nominee profile: Brett Kavanaugh, SCOTUSblog, June 28, 2018.
  9. 816 F.3d 96, 102-113 (D.C. Cir. 2016)
  10. Id. at 108.
  11. 642 F.3d 1112, 1122 (D.C. Cir. 2011).
  12. 855 F.3d 381, 426-435 (D.C. Cir. 2017).
  13. Knick v. Township of Scott, 862 F.3d 310 (3rd Cir. 2017), cert. granted, 86 U.S.L.W. 3441 (U.S. March 5, 2018) (No. 17-647).
  14. Ellenbogen v. Allegheny County, 388 A.2d 730 (PA. 1978); PLRB v. Della Vecchia, 537 A.2d 805 (PA. 1988).
  15. Troutman v. PLRB, 735 A.2d 192 (PA. COMMW. 1999); Troutman v. AFSCME, 87 A.3d 954 (PA. COMMW. 2014).
  16. Rebert v. York County, 909 A.2d 906 (PA. COMMW. 2006).

3Q2018

  1. 43 P.S. §1101.805.
  2. 43 P.S. § 1101.301(16).
  3. Pennsylvania Ass’n of State Mental Hosp. Physicians v. PLRB, 554 A.2d 1021 (Pa. Cmwlth. 1989) quoting Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (Attorney Examiners), 12 PPER 12131 (Final Order, 1981).
  4. See, e.g. Municipal Employees of Borough of Slippery Rock v. PLRB, 40 PPER 64 (Proposed Order of Unit Clarification, 2009), 40 PPER 122, (Final Order, 2009), aff’d 14 A.3d 189 (Pa. Cmwlth. 2011).
  5. See City of Aliquippa, 25 PPER 25053 (Proposed Order of Unit Clarification, 1994).
  6. Wilkinsburg Borough (Proposed Order of Unit Clarification and Dismissal, 2016).
  7. See Derry Twp., 36 PPER 166 (Final Order, 2005).
  8. 18 Pa.C.S. §913.
  9. Governor’s Office Management Directive, 625.10, as amended; Pennsylvania Department of General Services, “Visit the Capitol Complex,” http://www.dgs.pa.gov/About/Pages/Visit-the-Capitol-Complex.aspx
  10. Where a county or municipal building also contains court facilities, then the possession of firearms is prohibited in that building. 18 Pa.C.S. § 913; see Minich v. County of Jefferson, 869 A.2d 1141 (Pa. Commw. Ct. 2005).
  11. 18 Pa.C.S. § 6120(a). It also implicates Article I, Section 2 of the Pennsylvania Constitution which provides that, “[t]he right of the citizens to bear arms in defense of themselves and the State shall not be questioned.” Pa. Const. art 1, §21. However, this provision has not been the focus of recent litigation.
  12. See Larkin, John E.D., Guns in Government Parks & Buildings, Pennsylvania Bar Association Quarterly, July 2015.
  13. Firearm Owners Against Crime v. Lower Merion Township, 151 A.3d 1172 (Pa. Commw. Ct. 2016).
  14. Wolfe v. Township of Salisbury, 880 A.2d 62 (Pa. Commw. Ct. 2005). See Firearm Owners, 151 A.3d at 1179.
  15. Id. at 1179-1180
  16. Id. at 1182-1188; see Wolfe v. Township of Salisbury, 880 A.2d 62 (Pa. Commw. Ct. 2005) (Noting that the preemption test did not apply when a township was not acting as a municipality, but rather as a property owner, when it enacted an ordinance permitting certain types of hunting in municipal parks subject to certain restrictions.)
  17. 11 Pa.C.S. § 12423
  18. Commonwealth v. Leet 537 Pa. 89, 641 A.2d 299 (1994)
  19. Kopko v. Miller, 842 A.2d 1028 (Pa. 2006); Commwealth v. Dobbins, 934 A.2d 1170 (Pa. 2007); Commonwealth v. Marconi, 64 A.3d 1036 (Pa. 2013).