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Jack Johnson was found guilty of corruption charges in December.  He was accused and convicted of accepting bribes.

Prosecutors Want Johnson To Pay Fine Before Prison

Prosecutors say former Prince George’s County Executive Jack Johnson has the money to pay a $100,000 fine related to his extortion conviction before he heads to prison.



Frederick County Approves School Bus Fine

Frederick County lawmakers have agreed to increase the potential fine for drivers who illegally pass a school bus.


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Pay Phone Owner Gets 3 Months In $4M Fraud Case

A man who rang up $4 million for himself by rigging Washington-area pay phones he owned to robotically dial toll-free numbers so he could collect a 50-cent fee has been sentenced to three months in prison and a fine of $20,000.


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Pepco Will Not Appeal $1 Million Outage Fine

Pepco says a $1 million fine imposed by The Maryland Public Service Commission for long outages in 2010 was harsh, but the company will not appeal the decision.


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Md. Regulators Fine Pepco $1M

The Maryland Public Service Commission has fined Pepco $1 million for failing to maintain its system properly over a period of years and subjecting customers to long outages too often.



TSA Finds Daggers Hidden In Book At Reagan Airport

The Transportation Security Administration says officers found two throwing daggers hidden in a hollowed-out book at a checkpoint at Reagan-Washington National Airport.


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Baltimore Incinerator Operator To Pay $77K Fine

State officials say the operator of a Baltimore incinerator has agreed to pay a $77,500 fine to settle alleged air pollution violations.


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Eastern Shore Doctor Gets Jail Time For Placing Unnecessary Stents In Heart Patients

A landmark judgement against a Maryland doctor. He is slapped with a harsh sentence for defrauding dozens of patients.



Docs: Thousands Of Arrests For Expired Tags In D.C.

Police in the nation’s capital have arrested nearly 3,500 drivers in the past two years whose tags had expired or who had failed to register their cars, but the vast majority weren’t locked up.


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Steelers S Clark Fined $40,000 For Hit Vs. Ravens

Ryan Clark’s first fine for an illegal hit drew nothing but a remorseful nod from the Pittsburgh Steelers safety.


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Ravens LB Ray Lewis Fined For Hit On Hines Ward

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis says he was fined by the NFL for a helmet-to-helmet hit on Pittsburgh Steelers receiver Hines Ward in Sunday night’s game.


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Ravens C Birk Wins Appeal Of $5,000 Fine

The NFL has overturned the $5,000 fine that Baltimore Ravens center Matt Birk received for removing a microphone he was wearing in a game against the New York Jets.