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Senate Passes Bill Allowing Doctors To Prescribe Medical Marijuana

Maryland’s General Assembly is closer to a workable medical marijuana program.

03/27/2014

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Bill To Stop Transgender Discrimination Approved

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.

03/27/2014

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Bill To Stop Transgender Discrimination Progresses

A measure to prevent discrimination against people who are transgender has moved forward in the Maryland House of Delegates.

03/26/2014

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Lt. Gov. Promotes Minimum Wage In Randallstown

Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown plans to promote the minimum wage hike at a Randallstown church.

03/24/2014

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Md. Senate Approves Raising Estate Tax Exemption

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.

03/20/2014

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Senate Workgroup To Consider Minimum Wage Bill

A workgroup from Maryland’s Senate Finance Committee is set to take up its minimum wage bill.

03/19/2014

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Miller: Only Baltimore Needs Bail System Overhaul

The Senate president says Baltimore City should find its own solution to the requirement of staffing bail hearings with defense lawyers. He says the problem doesn’t concern the rest of Maryland.

03/18/2014

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Senate Passes Food Allergies Awareness Bill

County governments may soon have authority to make restaurants accommodate customers with food allergies.

03/17/2014

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Md. House Approves Criminal Records Shield Bill

Some nonviolent criminal records would be shielded from display on a state website, under a measure approved by the Maryland House of Delegates.

03/17/2014

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Md. House Passes Medical Marijuana Bill

The Maryland House of Delegates has passed by a wide margin a measure to make the state’s medical marijuana law effective.

03/17/2014

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Senate Passes Marijuana Decriminalization Bill

The Maryland Senate has overwhelmingly passed a measure reducing the penalty for marijuana possession to a $100 fine.

03/14/2014

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Supporters Square Off With Law Enforcement On Marijuana Legality

Marijuana remains the attention-getter in Annapolis this week. The Senate takes a final vote on decriminalizing marijuana Friday.

03/13/2014

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