Maryland senators on Friday passionately debated a bill that would designate judges, rather than juries, to decide life without parole sentences.
A Washington County judge has refused to reduce the life sentence of a man who fatally stabbed father of a teenage girl who had misled him into thinking her dad had physically abused her.
A Mount Airy man has been sentenced to life in prison for fatally stabbing his father after an argument.
An 81-year-old woman died from injuries sustained during the fire in her Aspen Hill home.
The wife and lawyer of a U.S. government subcontractor imprisoned in Cuba say they fear for his life after his mother’s death from cancer last week.
A man has been found guilty in Prince George’s County of two counts of first-degree murder and faces a sentence of life without parole.
Every day–every hour–could make a difference in the life of little Madison Parrott. It’s a battle against time for the 4-year-old, who is at the top of the waiting list for a lifesaving heart transplant.
A Westminster man is contesting his life sentence for fatally shooting a man and wounding another outside an Eldersburg tavern.
The Delaware Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of man who went on a two-state shooting rampage that left two people dead and four wounded.
Attorneys for convicted sniper Lee Boyd Malvo are asking federal judges in Virginia and Maryland to vacate his 10 life sentences for the shootings that terrorized the Washington, D.C., area for three weeks in 2002.
A North Carolina man has been sentenced to two consecutive sentences of life without parole for the 2011 killings of his estranged wife and her 11-year-old son in Maryland.
A 50-year-old man has been sentenced to four life sentences plus 25 years in prison for repeatedly raping a 13-year-old girl in a vacant Baltimore house.