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Re-Evaluation Ordered In Md. Hospital Slaying

A Howard County judge will order another evaluation of whether a man accused of killing a fellow patient at a state mental hospital is competent to stand trial.

02/14/2012

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Judge Rules Deleted Videos Case Can Go Forward

A controversy is brewing over your rights. City police now say you can record them on the job, but that’s not enough to satisfy a federal judge.

02/13/2012

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Easterly To Become D.C. Court Of Appeals Judge

A former public defender who worked in New York and Washington will be sworn in as a judge of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals.

02/10/2012

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Frederick County Approves School Bus Fine

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

02/08/2012

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Judge: Occupy D.C. Must Get Notice Before Eviction

A federal judge said Tuesday that the U.S. government must notify Occupy D.C. protesters if it intends to evict them from a downtown Washington park and remove their tents and other belongings.

01/31/2012

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Prosecutors Reconsider Judge In Laurel Resident’s Murder Case

Prosecutors are asking a judge to consider whether the murder case against a man charged with killing a Mercer University law school graduate was assigned to the right judge.

01/27/2012

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Md. Man Gets 20 Years In Car Crash That Killed 3

A Maryland driver who fled the scene of a single-vehicle crash in Olney that killed three of his passengers was sentenced to 20 years in prison.

01/06/2012

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Judge Hears Case Over Md. Funding Of Black Schools

Attorneys arguing that Maryland’s history of racially-segregated higher education is ongoing used decades-old state reports to try to make their point as a federal trial begins.

01/04/2012

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Judge Denies State Center Suit Counterclaim

A Baltimore judge has dismissed a counterclaim by state officials against downtown property owners opposing the $1.6 billion State Center development.

12/16/2011

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Convicted Killer Won’t Have To Pay Restitution

A judge has ruled a man who stabbed a widower dozens of times does not have to pay restitution to the dead man’s family.

12/15/2011

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Judge Denies Family Motion In Lacrosse Slaying Case

A Charlottesville judge says a former University of Virginia lacrosse player’s family can’t testify at any sentencing proceedings if they’re in the courtroom for his trial on murder charges.

12/02/2011

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Defense Says Controversial Election Day Robocalls Were Used As Reverse Psychology

Opening arguments have begun in the case against the man who ran Bob Ehrlich’s campaign for governor. He’s one of two men accused in last year’s robocall controversy on election night.

11/29/2011

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