Maryland’s legislature apparently won’t eliminate criminal policies for marijuana possession this year, but it will likely take a step in that direction.
The House of Delegates has rejected a measure that would have forced them to vote on their planned salary increase, rather than letting it take effect automatically.
District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray has signed a bill that decriminalizes possession of small amounts of marijuana.
A House committee is preparing to take up a bill that would eliminate criminal charges for possessing small amounts of marijuana.
Maryland takes another step in equality with the passage of an anti-discrimination bill aimed at protecting transgendered people.
The Maryland Senate is now just a vote away from approving a plan to rework the bail system and depend more on data, in what the bill’s sponsor calls a “moneyball” approach.
Maryland’s General Assembly is closer to a workable medical marijuana program.
A measure to prevent discrimination against people who are transgender cleared the Maryland General Assembly on Thursday, and Gov. Martin O’Malley plans to sign the bill into law.
A measure to prevent discrimination against people who are transgender has moved forward in the Maryland House of Delegates.
Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown plans to promote the minimum wage hike at a Randallstown church.
The Maryland Senate on Thursday approved raising the exemption on the estate tax due to concerns that higher taxes are causing wealthy people to leave the state.
A workgroup from Maryland’s Senate Finance Committee is set to take up its minimum wage bill.