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Baltimore Sun
Federal authorities made dozens of requests to hold immigrants in Baltimorehave gone further, declining to give ICE notification when they’re about to rel
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
have gone further, declining to give ICE notification when they’re about to release an immigrant from custody. The Maryland General Assembly debated legislation this year that would have prohibited the state from holding an immigrant or... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Fee shifting can help restore balance to rent courtis largely because landlords are almost always represented, while tenants are v
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
is largely because landlords are almost always represented, while tenants are very rarely represented in rent court. The Maryland General Assembly could make a change to the law that would help increase tenants’ ability to get representation at... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore City Council plan to take up sweeping new Airbnb rules is pulled backonerous for its hosts. A spokeswoman for the company declined to comment on the
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
onerous for its hosts. A spokeswoman for the company declined to comment on the Baltimore City Council’s maneuvering. The Maryland General Assembly took up a proposal this year backed by the hotel industry’s advocates that would have treated... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Glassman to reveal his 2018 election plans Tuesdaya former state legislator, said he meets with the governor when he is in Annapo
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
a former state legislator, said he meets with the governor when he is in Annapolis on Wednesdays during the annual Maryland General Assembly session. “We’ve developed a pretty close relationship over the last three years,” Glassman... Read more
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The Daily Record
Md. delegate, child marriage opponents, gather in D.C.married as young as 12 met in Washington D.C. Wednesday to discuss child marria
The Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
married as young as 12 met in Washington D.C. Wednesday to discuss child marriage, an issue that has gained traction in the Maryland General Assembly in recent years. One of the panelists at the Tahirih Justice Center's panel is Del. Vanessa... Read more
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The Daily Record
Md. delegate, child marriage opponents, gather in D.C.married as young as 12 met in Washington D.C. Wednesday to discuss child marria
The Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
married as young as 12 met in Washington D.C. Wednesday to discuss child marriage, an issue that has gained traction in the Maryland General Assembly in recent years. One of the panelists at the Tahirih Justice Center’s panel is Del. Vanessa... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Sports betting? No reason to rushbetting. Not surprisingly, Maryland casino owners are interested in a piece of
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
betting. Not surprisingly, Maryland casino owners are interested in a piece of that action. They are already urging the Maryland General Assembly to place on the 2018 ballot a constitutional amendment to legalize wagers on professional and... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
False hope for Md. childhood sexual assault survivorsas rendering only a benefit to victims is unacceptable and it should be changed
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
as rendering only a benefit to victims is unacceptable and it should be changed during the next session of the Maryland General Assembly. One way to right this wrong would be to take the high road — an approach that has worked next door... Read more
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Daily Mail
Two Baltimore officers accept disciplinary action in Gray caseattorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the fi
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
attorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the first such proceedings made public since the Maryland General Assembly passed a law last year to do so. Ray Kelly of the No Boundaries Coalition, an advocacy group in... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Naptown Pint: Five questions with Heavy Seas' Hugh Sissonall. He saw the potential to create a successful local brewery in Baltimore and
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
all. He saw the potential to create a successful local brewery in Baltimore and worked tirelessly with legislators in the Maryland General Assembly in the mid-1980s to change the laws — and thus, the Maryland brewpub was born. In March, Sisson... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
2 Baltimore Officers Accept Disciplinary Action in Freddie Gray Caseattorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the fi
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 8 days ago
attorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the first such proceedings made public since the Maryland General Assembly passed a law last year to do so. Ray Kelly of the No Boundaries Coalition, an advocacy group in... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
2 Baltimore officers accept disciplinary action in Gray caseattorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the fi
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 8 days ago
attorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the first such proceedings made public since the Maryland General Assembly passed a law last year to do so. Ray Kelly of the No Boundaries Coalition, an advocacy group in... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
2 Baltimore officers accept disciplinary action in Gray caseattorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the fi
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 8 days ago
attorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the first such proceedings made public since the Maryland General Assembly passed a law last year to do so. Ray Kelly of the No Boundaries Coalition, an advocacy group in... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
2 Baltimore officers accept disciplinary action in Gray caseattorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the fi
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 8 days ago
attorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the first such proceedings made public since the Maryland General Assembly passed a law last year to do so. Ray Kelly of the No Boundaries Coalition, an advocacy group in... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
2 Baltimore officers accept disciplinary action in Gray caseattorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the fi
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
attorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the first such proceedings made public since the Maryland General Assembly passed a law last year to do so. Ray Kelly of the No Boundaries Coalition, an advocacy group in... Read more
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WALB Albany
2 Baltimore officers accept disciplinary action in Gray caseattorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the fi
WALB Albany / Posted 8 days ago
attorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the first such proceedings made public since the Maryland General Assembly passed a law last year to do so. Ray Kelly of the No Boundaries Coalition, an advocacy group in... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
2 Baltimore officers accept disciplinary action in Gray caseattorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the fi
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 8 days ago
attorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the first such proceedings made public since the Maryland General Assembly passed a law last year to do so. Ray Kelly of the No Boundaries Coalition, an advocacy group in... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
2 Baltimore officers accept disciplinary action in Gray caseattorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the fi
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 8 days ago
attorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the first such proceedings made public since the Maryland General Assembly passed a law last year to do so. Ray Kelly of the No Boundaries Coalition, an advocacy group in... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
2 Baltimore officers accept disciplinary action in Gray caseattorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the fi
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 8 days ago
attorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the first such proceedings made public since the Maryland General Assembly passed a law last year to do so. Ray Kelly of the No Boundaries Coalition, an advocacy group in... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
2 Baltimore officers accept disciplinary action in Gray caseattorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the fi
KWWL Iowa / Posted 8 days ago
attorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the first such proceedings made public since the Maryland General Assembly passed a law last year to do so. Ray Kelly of the No Boundaries Coalition, an advocacy group in... Read more
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KTVN Reno
2 Baltimore officers accept disciplinary action in Gray caseattorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the fi
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
attorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the first such proceedings made public since the Maryland General Assembly passed a law last year to do so. Ray Kelly of the No Boundaries Coalition, an advocacy group in... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
APNewsBreak: 2 officers disciplined in Freddie Gray caseattorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the fi
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
attorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the first such proceedings made public since the Maryland General Assembly passed a law last year to do so. Ray Kelly of the No Boundaries Coalition, an advocacy group in... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
2 Baltimore officers accept disciplinary action in Gray caseattorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the fi
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 8 days ago
attorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the first such proceedings made public since the Maryland General Assembly passed a law last year to do so. Ray Kelly of the No Boundaries Coalition, an advocacy group in... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
2 Baltimore officers accept disciplinary action in Gray caseattorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the fi
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 8 days ago
attorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the first such proceedings made public since the Maryland General Assembly passed a law last year to do so. Ray Kelly of the No Boundaries Coalition, an advocacy group in... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
2 Baltimore officers accept disciplinary action in Gray caseattorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the fi
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 8 days ago
attorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the first such proceedings made public since the Maryland General Assembly passed a law last year to do so. Ray Kelly of the No Boundaries Coalition, an advocacy group in... Read more
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ABC Montana
2 Baltimore officers accept disciplinary action in Gray caseattorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the fi
ABC Montana / Posted 8 days ago
attorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the first such proceedings made public since the Maryland General Assembly passed a law last year to do so. Ray Kelly of the No Boundaries Coalition, an advocacy group in... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
2 Baltimore officers accept disciplinary action in Gray caseattorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the fi
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 8 days ago
attorney to conduct the hearings. The disciplinary trials will be among the first such proceedings made public since the Maryland General Assembly passed a law last year to do so. Ray Kelly of the No Boundaries Coalition, an advocacy group in... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore County Council delays discussion of measure seeking privacy provisions for police body cameraswho can watch video footage from police body cameras. Shellenberger is support
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
who can watch video footage from police body cameras. Shellenberger is supporting a council resolution that would urge the Maryland General Assembly to consider statewide legislation to “carefully regulate” when the public can view the footage... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Freeze your credit before you get burnedCybersecurity Council and the co-chair of the council’s Subcommittee on Law, Po
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
Cybersecurity Council and the co-chair of the council’s Subcommittee on Law, Policy & Legislation. She was the Senate lead sponsor of SB 270, which passed during the 2017 Maryland General Assembly Legislative Session. RESOURCES TO FREEZE YOUR CR... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Roughly Speaking podcast: Blade Runner then and now; Losing your house over a water bill (episode 306)of them could lose their homes if they don't pay their increasingly expensive w
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
of them could lose their homes if they don't pay their increasingly expensive water bills to the city. Washington says the Maryland General Assembly and the Baltimore City Council need to find a better way to make sure the city gets paid and that... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Havre de Grace church takes public stand against hateresolution calls for copies to be sent to President Trump, all members of Congr
Baltimore Sun / Posted 20 days ago
resolution calls for copies to be sent to President Trump, all members of Congress, Gov. Larry Hogan and all members of the Maryland General Assembly. Church officials plan to post the resolution on their Facebook page and their website, plus reach... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Md. renewable energy mandates: Corporate welfare disguised as environmentalismare much more effective — and cheaper — ways to reduce pollution and combat cli
Baltimore Sun / Posted 21 days ago
are much more effective — and cheaper — ways to reduce pollution and combat climate change. On the first day of the 2016 Maryland General Assembly session, state legislators joined clean energy advocates in Annapolis to push for legislation that... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Maryland Consumer Rights Coalition launches campaign warning about risks of for-profit collegesstudents who attended for-profit schools in Maryland recounting their experienc
Baltimore Sun / Posted 24 days ago
students who attended for-profit schools in Maryland recounting their experiences and what they wish they had known. The Maryland General Assembly passed legislation last year increasing oversight over the state’s for-profit colleges. White said... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Breaking down Baltimore's chances for Amazon HQ2conducive to business, and it’s been stuck there for years. Much credit goes to
Baltimore Sun / Posted 26 days ago
conducive to business, and it’s been stuck there for years. Much credit goes to the anti-business majority comprising the Maryland General Assembly where few members sign a paycheck. Mandated benefits, onerous employer penalties and meddling in... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Fight over 'flushable' wipes D.C. says are clogging sewer systems heads to federal courtas "flushable," and companies are concerned other governments will follow suit.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
as "flushable," and companies are concerned other governments will follow suit. A similar proposal recently died in the Maryland General Assembly. Cheh noted that wipes companies unsuccessfully lobbied Congress to kill the D.C. law. The... Read more
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The Morning Call
Fight over 'flushable' wipes D.C. says are clogging sewer systems heads to federal courtas "flushable," and companies are concerned other governments will follow suit.
The Morning Call / Posted 28 days ago
as "flushable," and companies are concerned other governments will follow suit. A similar proposal recently died in the Maryland General Assembly. Cheh noted that wipes companies unsuccessfully lobbied Congress to kill the D.C. law. The... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Fight over 'flushable' wipes D.C. says are clogging sewer systems heads to federal courtas "flushable," and companies are concerned other governments will follow suit.
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
as "flushable," and companies are concerned other governments will follow suit. A similar proposal recently died in the Maryland General Assembly. Cheh noted that wipes companies unsuccessfully lobbied Congress to kill the D.C. law. The... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Md. Teachers Take Firearms Training In Response To Uptick In School Shootingsby you in that situation? How would you live with yourself.” A bill to allow s
CBS Baltimore / Posted 28 days ago
by you in that situation? How would you live with yourself.” A bill to allow school employees to carry guns failed in the Maryland General Assembly in 2016 and again in 2017. A group that keeps track of school shootings, says there have been 240... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Harford schools implementing new accountability programof highly qualified teachers and the results of school climate surveys. The Pr
Baltimore Sun / Posted 28 days ago
of highly qualified teachers and the results of school climate surveys. The Protect Our Schools Act was passed in the last Maryland General Assembly session, as the legislature’s Democratic majority sought to ensure local schools would have a say... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Hogan Administration Awards $38.4 Million in Grants for Local Roadsto return HURs to past levels after they were severely reduced by the previous
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 30 days ago
to return HURs to past levels after they were severely reduced by the previous administration. Despite these efforts, the Maryland General Assembly has significantly and consistently refused to approve the funding. “We thank municipalities for... Read more

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