Court Eyes Whether Juvenile Lifers Have Real Parole ChanceMaryland's highest court is mulling whether juvenile offenders serving life sentences are unconstitutionally being denied meaningful opportunities for parole.
Court To Consider Appeals From Lifers Sentenced As JuvenilesMaryland's highest court has agreed to hear arguments on whether offenders serving long prison sentences for crimes committed as minors face unconstitutional hurdles to parole.
Accused East Coast Rapist Faces More Charges In Md.He's already serving five life sentences but now the man known as the East Coast rapist faces more charges here in Maryland, where officials believe his violent crime wave began.
Man Given 3 Life Sentences For 1970s RapesA convicted rapist was sentenced to three additional life terms, two of them to be served consecutively, for rapes he committed in Maryland in the 1970s.
Senate Passes Bill To Limit Parole Decision TimeThe Maryland Senate has voted to require the governor to decide within 180 days whether an inmate sentenced to life in prison should be paroled.