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8-Year-Old ‘Pastry Pistol’ Boy Now A Member Of NRA, ACLU

Josh Welch got in trouble for something he did in school. Now it seems a lot of people Josh doesn’t know want to be his friend.

05/31/2013

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ACLU Opposes Cell Phone Tracking Information Bill

The Maryland House Judiciary Committee is considering a bill that would allow law enforcement officials to obtain location records from mobile devices without a search warran

02/05/2013

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Anne Arundel Co. Executive John Leopold Faces Another Lawsuit

Anne Arundel County Executive John Leopold faces another lawsuit. The suit stems from a so-called “enemies list,” information he’s accused of compiling on his political opponents.

12/12/2012

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4 Servicewomen Sue Government To Be Treated Equally

Women in the U.S. military are fighting the government for its policy banning female servicemembers from direct combat roles. A Maryland soldier is at the center of the controversial issue. She’s suing the Department of Defense, saying the policy hurts her chances for a promotion.

12/04/2012

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ACLU Seeks Policies Ensuring Right To Video Police

Many police departments have cameras to record you. Now, a civil rights group says you should be able to turn the cameras on police without fear.

07/23/2012

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ACLU Releases Documents On Background Searches

The American Civil Liberties Union of Maryland is renewing its call for explanations about criminal history database searches of people on an enemies list of Anne Arundel County Executive John Leopold.

06/05/2012

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ACLU Says AA Co. Executive’s Number Of Potential Spying Victims Growing

Silence from the Anne Arundel County police chief and county executive has not stopped the American Civil Liberties Union from pushing for critical information in the John Leopold case. They now represent more political figures whose information may have been illegally accessed.

03/28/2012

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Anne Arundel County Police Chief Ordered To Testify In Leopold Investigation

Anne Arundel’s top cop will be in the hot seat over allegations he did nothing to stop illegal and inappropriate activity at the direction of the county executive. How will this impact the indictment facing John Leopold? What did he know and when did he know it? The Anne Arundel County Council has subpoenaed the chief of police.

03/20/2012

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ACLU Wants More Details About Dossiers

The American Civil Liberties Union of Maryland wants to know more about allegations that Anne Arundel County Executive John Leopold told county police to keep dossiers on his political opponents.

03/07/2012

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Justice Dept. Sides With Man Suing Baltimore Police In Recording Suit

Baltimore Police delete video of a controversial arrest at the Preakness from a man’s cell phone. Now, he’s suing and he’s got a powerful new ally.

01/12/2012

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Artist Arrested For Peddling At Inner Harbor Sparks Free Speech Debate

The arrest of an artist at the Inner Harbor is sparking a debate about free speech.

09/20/2011

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ACLU Seeks To Repair Baltimore’s Crumbling School Buildings

Baltimore’s crumbling school buildings: The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) wants to put them on the mend.

08/18/2011

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