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Grandmother Files Protection Order Against Relisha Rudd’s Mother

Legal trouble for the mother of missing 8-year-old Relisha Rudd.

05/24/2014

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Pot Legalization Ballot Initiative Filed In D.C.

Advocates for marijuana legalization want District of Columbia voters to decide whether possession of up to two ounces of pot should be legal in the city.

01/10/2014

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Ehrlich, Catholic University Form Legal Clinic

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.

08/05/2013

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Bill Would Legalize Marijuana In Maryland

A Maryland lawmaker has introduced a bill to legalize marijuana.

02/21/2013

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Legal Ads Could Be Pulled From Md. Newspapers

This year, legal ads could be pulled from newspapers and placed on municipal government websites.

01/21/2013

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Metro Legal Costs Jump Due To 2009 Crash

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.

12/18/2012

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Protective Order Against Ravens Linebacker Terrell Suggs Is Dropped

A protective order against Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs is dropped.

12/11/2012

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Taxpayers Foot The $20,000 Bill For Defense Of Anne Arundel Co. Executive John Leopold

There’s growing outrage over a big legal bill coming to taxpayers. It’s for defending Anne Arundel County Executive John Leopold.

09/26/2012

OMALLEY SIGNS MARRIAGE BILL

Gov. O’Malley Signs Bill Legalizing Gay Marriage

A major victory for Governor Martin O’Malley. Same-sex marriage signed into law. And right after the signing, he speaks only to WJZ.

03/01/2012

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Suspect In Frederick Woman’s Aruba Disappearance Back In U.S.

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.

11/30/2011

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O’Malley Attends Gay Marriage Fundraiser

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.

09/08/2011

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Md. House Nears Vote On Legalizing Same-Sex Marriage

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.

03/08/2011