Maryland joins 17 other states in decriminalizing marijuana. Gov. Martin O’Malley signed a bill Monday that replaces jail time with fines for possession of small amounts.
A busy day in Annapolis Monday. Governor Martin O’Malley will sign off on big changes to the state’s marijuana law, even though there’s still heated opposition.
The Obama administration on Wednesday warned several state legislatures against initiatives that would punish the state-owned French railway company SNCF for carrying out Holocaust-era deportations to Nazi death and labor camps.
Federal officials say two companies that operate physical therapy clinics in Washington, Virginia, and Maryland has agreed to pay $2.78 million to settle allegations that they falsely billed for services.
Gov. Martin O’Malley has signed his first bill of the year, expanding the state’s pre-kindergarten program to another 1,600 children from low-income families.
A measure to increase penalties for distracted driving that cause serious accidents has been passed by the Maryland General Assembly.
Major changes to Maryland’s marijuana laws. This weekend, decriminalization passed the House of Delegates.
People who commit domestic violence in front of a child will face more time in prison, under a bill passed by the Maryland General Assembly.
A Maryland Senate panel has made some substantial changes to a measure to raise the state’s minimum wage.
Sen. Edward Kasemeyer says Maryland should look to the film industry for jobs it has lost in manufacturing.
The Maryland General Assembly has approved measures to address concerns with the education program known as Common Core.
Maryland’s legislature apparently won’t eliminate criminal policies for marijuana possession this year, but it will likely take a step in that direction.