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Rehoboth resident sues over scooter parking fees

DOVER, Del. — A Rehoboth Beach resident has filed a federal lawsuit challenging the town’s new $40 parking permit fee for motorized scooters. In a complaint filed Monday, Lawrence Myslewski says the new fee is unconstitutional because residents do not ...

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Federal court hears appeal over Del. court secrecy

A federal appeals court is weighing the constitutionality of a Delaware law allowing chancery judges to oversee secret arbitration in high-stakes business disputes. A three-judge panel of the Third U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals heard arguments Thursday in a lawsuit ...

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Perdue developing new way to compost chicken waste

SEAFORD, Del. — Engineers with Perdue Farms are working on new methods of composting chicken waste in Delaware and on Maryland’s Eastern Shore that could also control pollution. Perdue officials are seeking permission to add wood, water and hatchery waste ...

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U.S. District Court in Delaware affected by federal cuts

WILMINGTON, Del. — Most criminal proceedings in Delaware’s U.S. District Court will be canceled on Fridays starting in May because of federal spending cuts. The News Journal of Wilmington reports that because of across-the-board spending cuts that took effect earlier ...

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Day care workers plead guilty in fight case

DOVER, Del.  — Two day care workers charged with encouraging and videotaping a fight between two 3-year-old boys in their care pleaded guilty Wednesday to felony assault and conspiracy charges. Estefania Myers, 21, and Lisa Parker, 47, both pleaded guilty ...

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