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Jury Still Deciding Fate Of Convicted Murderer Facing The Death Penalty

After nearly a week of deliberations, a jury in Anne Arundel County still hasn’t agreed on a sentence for Lee Stephens. He’s the man convicted of murdering a corrections officer, and he’s eligible for the death penalty.

02/28/2012

Lee Stephens

Jury Will Decide If Inmate Who Killed Guard Will Get Death Penalty

The killer of a Maryland prison guard will soon find out if he will be put to death.

02/15/2012

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Deliberations To Resume In Md. Death Penalty Trial

Jurors are expected to resume deliberations in the death penalty trial of one of two prisoners accused in the stabbing death of a correctional officer.

02/06/2012

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Death Penalty Opponents Hold Rally In Annapolis

A legislative push to end the death penalty in Maryland gains support. Death penalty protesters rallied outside the State House Monday.

01/16/2012

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NAACP President Calls For End Of Md. Death Penalty

The end of the death penalty in Maryland. That’s what some lawmakers are hoping to accomplish as the General Assembly prepares to return to work in Annapolis in a matter of hours.

01/10/2012

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O’Malley Met To Discuss Not Funding Death Penalty

Gov. Martin O’Malley, who opposes capital punishment, held a July meeting with two lawmakers and a death penalty opponent to discuss the possibility of ending funding for executions in the budget for the next fiscal year. But an O’Malley spokeswoman said Tuesday it is unlikely the governor will follow through with the idea.

12/21/2011

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Lawmakers & Activists Want To Repeal Death Penalty In Maryland

There’s a renewed effort to do away with the death penalty in Maryland. Groups pushing for a repeal join forces as lawmakers get ready to take up the issue at this winter’s General Assembly.

12/19/2011

Lauren Giddings

Prosecutors Seek Death Penalty In Law Grad Slaying

Prosecutors will seek the death penalty for the suspect accused of killing Mercer University law school graduate Lauren Giddings, 27.

12/08/2011

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Md. Won’t Seek Death Penalty In Double Homicide

The Garrett County state’s attorney has withdrawn its notice of intent to seek the death penalty for a man accused of killing two people in Oakland.

12/06/2011

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Jury Still Deliberating Walter Bishop’s Possible Death Penalty Sentence

A decision could come at any time as a jury weighs the fate of a man convicted of killing a Towson gas station owner in a murder-for-hire scheme. Walter Bishop wants the jury to decide if he should live or die.

11/01/2011

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Death Penalty Deliberation Resumes For Convicted Murderer Of Towson Gas Station Owner

Should he live or die? A jury is still debating whether a Baltimore County man should receive the death penalty after he was convicted of killing a gas station owner.

10/31/2011

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Jury Decides Man Convicted In Murder-For-Hire Plot Is Eligible For Death Penalty

His life is in a jury’s hands. A Baltimore County man could be sentenced to die after he’s convicted in a murder-for-hire plot.

10/27/2011

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