Former Maryland Gov. Robert Ehrlich has teamed up with the Catholic University of America’s Columbus School of Law to open a clinic this semester on clemency matters for people with criminal convictions, and the initiative will include a workshop for newly elected governors and their staff.
A Maryland lawmaker has introduced a bill to legalize marijuana.
This year, legal ads could be pulled from newspapers and placed on municipal government websites.
Metro has paid out $173 million for legal claims in the past five years, and last year alone the payments jumped 54 percent as the agency started to settle lawsuits stemming from the deadly 2009 Fort Totten crash, records show.
A protective order against Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs is dropped.
There’s growing outrage over a big legal bill coming to taxpayers. It’s for defending Anne Arundel County Executive John Leopold.
A major victory for Governor Martin O’Malley. Same-sex marriage signed into law. And right after the signing, he speaks only to WJZ.
From an Aruban jail to New York City. The man accused in the disappearance of Frederick native Robyn Gardner touched down at JFK Airport Wednesday night. A judge said there is not enough evidence to keep him behind bars.
Gov. Martin O’Malley, Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown and Attorney General Doug Gansler on Wednesday braced supporters of gay marriage rights in Maryland for a long battle and urged them to work hard throughout the state to persuade voters to support equal rights under the law for same-sex couples.
Supporters of extending full marriage rights to same-sex couples in Maryland say they are just a few votes shy of success in the House.