Christopher Shank


Senator: Technology Warrants New Privacy Laws

Sen. Christopher Shank says government agencies can learn a great deal about people by just tracking their movements via cellphones and license plates, so Maryland needs stricter protections to keep pace with new surveillance technology.


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2 Western Md. Lawmakers Back Gaming System Reform

Two state lawmakers say legislation is needed to ensure that Washington County volunteer fire companies get their fair share of gambling proceeds.


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Md. Senator Wants Prison Solar Lease Price Upped

A state senator from western Maryland is pushing for a higher lease rate on state prison land near Hagerstown where the governor’s administration envisions a large-scale, solar-energy project.