Lawsuits Filed After Fatal Amtrak Train Derailment

Lawsuits from the Amtrak train derailment continue to pour into state and federal courts. Those suits aim to hold the company liable for the damages and injuries that occurred when the train flew off the tracks just north of the Philadelphia train station.


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Lawsuit: Sex Offender Requirements Applied Retroactively

A class action lawsuit has been filed claiming the rights of at least 800 people listed on the Maryland Sex Offender Registry have been violated.


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Md. County Settles 2 Jail Suicide Lawsuits

Frederick County has settled two wrongful death lawsuits stemming from suicides of county jail inmates.


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University Of Md. And ACC Reach Agreement To Resolve Lawsuits

The University of Maryland and the Atlantic Coast Conference reach a legal agreement that ends lawsuits between both parties.


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Litigation Over What’s Left Behind On The Rise

Lawyers who used to handle the occasional trust or will dispute are finding themselves in Orphans’ Court more and more these days. For some, what was once a “spinoff” has turned into their main practice area.


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Police Turn Over Evidence In Levy Case To FBI

Baltimore police say they have transferred all forensic evidence they’ve acquired in the investigation into a gynecologist who secretly recorded patients to the FBI.


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Anne Arundel County Police Officer Under Investigation Suspended

Anne Arundel County police say a captain who is the focus of a probe by state prosecutors has been suspended.


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Steve Davis: Will Bounty-Gate Lead To Lawsuits?

This could get ugly, and very litigious.


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Baltimore Housing Authority Won’t Pay Judgments

Baltimore’s housing authority is facing nine court judgments totaling nearly $12 million from lawsuits filed by people exposed to lead paint in the city’s public housing.


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50 New Lawsuits Filed On St. Joseph Medical Center

On Thursday, 50 people treated at St. Joseph Medical Center filed new lawsuits sparked by a federal investigation that found they may have undergone unnecessary heart surgeries.