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Lawsuit: Man Was Illegally Strip Searched In Laurel

A Prince George’s County man has filed a lawsuit against the city of Laurel, the Laurel Police Department, its chief and two of its officers claiming he was illegally stripped naked in public following a traffic stop.

07/30/2015

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‘American Sniper’ Controversy In College Park

Controversy on campus. A student organization at the University of Maryland College Park decides not to show the hit movie “American Sniper” after getting negative feedback from some Muslim students.

04/24/2015

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EEOC Sues FedEx For Not Accommodating Deaf Workers

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has filed a lawsuit charging that FedEx discriminated against deaf and partially deaf workers and job applicants for years.

10/10/2014

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Md. Company To Settle Suit That Claims Gender & Race Discrimination

A Montgomery County business said Tuesday that it’s settling a lawsuit alleging it has discriminated against black and female job applicants.

09/23/2014

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EEOC: McCormick & Schmick’s Settles Md. Lawsuit

Government officials say they’ve settled a lawsuit accusing two McCormick & Schmick’s restaurants in Baltimore of racially discriminating against job applicants and employees who are black.

09/16/2014

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ACLU Supporting Md. Woman In Pregnancy Discrimination Supreme Court Case

A Maryland woman whose pregnancy discrimination case will be heard by the U.S. Supreme Court is getting support from the American Civil Liberties Union.

09/11/2014

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Jury Rejects Police Discrimination Case

A jury has rejected the race and sex discrimination allegations of a former D.C. police commander who filed a lawsuit against the city.

06/23/2014

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Effort To Repeal Md. Transgender Bill Falls Short

An effort to repeal a bill banning discrimination against transgender people in Maryland has fallen short.

06/01/2014

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Gov. O’Malley Signs Transgender Discrimination Bill

Gov. Martin O’Malley is scheduled to sign a measure aimed at stopping discrimination against people who are transgender.

05/15/2014

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Group Seeks Referendum On Transgender Rights Law

Critics of Maryland’s newly passed transgender rights bill kick off a new effort to get the law overturned.

04/29/2014

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Bill To Stop Transgender Discrimination In Md. Approved

Maryland takes another step in equality with the passage of an anti-discrimination bill aimed at protecting transgendered people.

03/28/2014

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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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