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Federal Judge Calls NSA Spying Lawful ‘Counter-Punch’ To Terrorism

A federal judge rules in favor of a program allowing the NSA to collect the phone records of millions of Americans. This, after another judge found the practice unconstitutional.

12/27/2013

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Judge Rules Md. Stripper Entitled To Back Pay

A federal judge has ruled that a Baltimore stripper is entitled to back wages because her nightclub wrongly classified her as an independent contractor instead of an employee.

11/08/2013

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New Md. Chief Judge Aims For Timely Decisions

Maryland’s new chief judge has set a deadline for the state’s highest court to issue decisions.

10/21/2013

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Mistrial Declared In 2006 Murder Case

A judge has declared a mistrial for a man accused in the 2006 slaying of a former federal police officer.

10/18/2013

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NFL To Pay $765M To Settle Concussion Lawsuits

The NFL will lay out three-quarter of a billion dollars to settle with thousands of former football players over concussion-related injuries.

08/29/2013

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Judge Upholds Most Serious Charge In Manning Case

A military judge refused Thursday to dismiss a charge that Army Pfc. Bradley Manning aided the enemy by giving reams of classified information to the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks.

07/18/2013

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Gov. O’Malley Appoints First Ever Woman Chief Judge

Unprecedented changes in the making for Maryland’s highest court. The Maryland Court of Appeals is in line to get its first woman Chief Judge.

07/03/2013

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Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Filed Against U.S. By Md. Prisoner Held In Cuba

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by an American imprisoned in Cuba against the U.S. government, for whom he was working when he was arrested.

05/29/2013

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Chief Judge Robert Bell Calls It A Career After Nearly 40 Years On The Bench

A pioneer on the bench in Maryland retires after a lengthy and distinguished career.

04/19/2013

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Judge Rules On Evidence In Case Of Slain Md. Cop

A Maryland judge has made rulings on evidence ahead of a new trial for a man convicted of the 1975 killing of an off-duty Hagerstown police officer.

04/09/2013

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Judge Rules Morning-After Pill To Be Sold To Girls Under 17 Without Prescription

Contraceptive controversy. A surprise ruling by a federal judge allows young girls to get the morning-after pill without a doctor’s or parent’s permission.

04/05/2013

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As Former Scheduler Testifies, Defense Says Leopold’s Conduct Was Not Illegal & Was Done Out In The Open

The Anne Arundel County Executive’s misconduct trial heats up. Opening arguments were heard with strong words from prosecutors and the defense. Now, the prosecution’s witnesses are taking the stand.

01/18/2013

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