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Bills Would Allow Expungements For More Offenses

Some of Maryland’s senators are impatient for a law that would let people get certain felonies, or at least a greater range of misdemeanors, cleared off their records.

02/12/2014

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Most States Lag In Health Insurance Sign-Ups

Most states are still lagging when it comes to sign-ups under President Barack Obama’s health care law, but an Associated Press analysis of numbers reported Wednesday finds a dozen high-achievers getting ahead of the game.

02/12/2014

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Baltimore City School Solving Bully Problem With Words, Not Fists

Solving the bully problem with words, not fists. It’s what one Baltimore City school is doing thanks to a partnership with University of Maryland law students.

02/06/2014

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Immigrant Driver’s License Law Taking Effect

Immigrants living in the U.S. illegally will be able to obtain a Maryland driver’s license or identification card under a new law taking effect this week.

12/31/2013

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Obamacare Key Dates In 2014

Implementation of the health reform law continues through 2014 with these key dates.

11/25/2013

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Hearing Scheduled On Zoning Changes In Montgomery

About 50 people are scheduled to testify at a hearing on proposed changes to Montgomery County’s zoning law.

11/14/2013

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Supreme Court Won’t Hear Arguments Against Md. Gun Law

The Supreme Court won’t review a decision upholding Maryland’s law requiring handgun permit applicants to demonstrate a “good and substantial reason” for carrying a weapon outside their own home or business.

10/15/2013

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Family Of Md. State Trooper Hit By Car While Assisting With Traffic Stop Speaks Out

A promising young state trooper is fighting for her life. Jacqueline Kline was hit by a car while trying to help another trooper with a traffic stop. Now her family is speaking out.

10/11/2013

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Anne Arundel Co. Police Chief Bans Hand-held Cell Phones For Officers

Anne Arundel County’s police chief takes a bold step, prohibiting officers from using hand-held devices for talking or texting while driving.

10/10/2013

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Federal Judge Rejects Request To Delay New Gun Laws

A major blow to opponents of Maryland’s new gun control laws: a federal judge has denied a request to delay the laws from taking effect.

10/01/2013

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Take A Glance: New Laws Taking Effect In Md. On Tuesday

Take a glance at new laws taking effect in Maryland on Tuesday.

10/01/2013

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Md. Drivers, Put Those Cell Phones Down! New Law Begins Tuesday

Starting Tuesday all over Maryland, you can get pulled over by the police just for having a cell phone to your ear. Until now, it’s been a secondary offense to talk and drive.

09/30/2013

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