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Child Seriously Injured After Being Bitten By Dog

A child has been critically injured after being bitten by a dog.

5 hours ago

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Md. House Votes For Dog Bite Liability Measure

All Maryland dog owners would be equally liable if their dogs bite someone but also would have a chance to defend themselves in court under a bill approved by the Maryland General Assembly on Thursday.

04/03/2014

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Senate Passes Dog Bite Liability Measure

After a two-year long fight over who’s liable when a dog attacks in Maryland, a compromise is headed to the governor’s desk. It’s been a controversial issue since a court ruling deemed pit bulls a dangerous breed.

04/02/2014

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House Votes To Hold Dog Owners Liable For Bites

The Maryland House has joined the Senate in passing a compromise measure on dog bite liability.

03/12/2014

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Md. Senate Advances Dog Bite Liability Measure

Maryland’s Senate has advanced a measure that would hold dog owners liable for bites, but protect any owner who didn’t know a dog was dangerous.

02/26/2014

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Woman Dies After Her Pit Bull Attacked Her

A woman died early Friday morning after her pit bull attacked her.

11/02/2013

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Md. Delegate Calls For Special Session After Dog Bite Legislation Fails

The General Assembly’s failure to pass legislation on dog bites has one lawmaker calling for a special session.

04/12/2013

Pit Bulls

Lawmakers Fail To Reach Compromise On Dog Bite Legislation

Lawmakers fail to agree on a bill that would protect pit bulls from being labeled inherently dangerous dogs.

04/08/2013

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House & Senate Tangle Over Dog Bite Legislation

A dogfight is developing in the House and Senate as the compromise on a bill announced at the start of the session collapses.

03/12/2013

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Pit Bull Bite Liability Bill Fails In Special Session

A measure that Maryland lawmakers hoped would address liability concerns relating to a court ruling on dog bites by pit bulls has died in the recent special session on gambling.

08/15/2012

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Pasadena Family Says Dog’s Attack On Boy, 9, Is Just One Of Their Many Problems

A 9-year-old boy is recovering after he was bitten by a dog In Pasadena. The dog’s owners say this incident is just the latest in a series of problems.

05/24/2012

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Man Recovering After He Uses Body To Shield Children From Dog Attack

Two dogs chase and attack children and an adult. It was caught on tape in Washington, D.C.’s Trinidad neighborhood. Now neighbors say those dogs are still at large even though they know the owners.

04/24/2012

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