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Md. Court Of Appeals Rules Man Convicted Of Sex Offense No Longer Has To Register

A Maryland law requiring sex offenders to register for monitoring is now being called into question. A state court already ordered one offender’s name off the list.

03/06/2013

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Md. Court: Sex Offender Doesn’t Have To Register

A ruling Monday from Maryland’s highest court calls into question a state law that requires some people to register as sex offenders for crimes committed decades ago.

03/05/2013

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Ellicott City Man Attacked By 2 Pit Bulls,1 Mixed Breed While Jogging

Attacked by three dogs. That’s what a Howard County man says happened to him while he was running in his own neighborhood.

01/04/2013

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Court Of Appeals Puts Alston Decision On Hold

The Maryland Court of Appeals has temporarily put on hold a judge’s decision regarding former Delegate Tiffany Alston and the man who wants to replace her.

12/07/2012

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89-Year-Old Pasadena Woman Attacked By Pit Bull

An elderly woman is rushed to the hospital after being attacked by a neighbor’s dog. This latest incident comes as the stand-off over pit bulls in Maryland heats up.

11/22/2012

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Landlords Held Responsible For Pit Bull Injuries; Tenants Face Eviction & Legal Battle

Showdown over pit bulls. Owners are fighting a court ruling that has many choosing between their dogs and their homes.

09/17/2012

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Court: Former NFL Punter Eligible For Workers Comp

Longtime-NFL punter Tom Tupa is eligible for workers compensation for a career-ending back injury he suffered while warming up for a preseason game in 2005 at FedEx Field while playing for the Washington Redskins, Maryland’s highest court ruled on Wednesday.

08/22/2012

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Md. Court Of Appeals Affirms Pit Bull Liability Ruling With 1 Amendment For Mix Breeds

The Maryland Court of Appeals has affirmed its decision to make pit bull owners and landlords liable for attacks. Though the court did make one amendment.

08/21/2012

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2 Baltimore Co. Senators File Redistricting Suit

A lawsuit has been filed by two state lawmakers who want the state’s highest court to invalidate the General Assembly’s redistricting plan.

05/03/2012

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Md. Court Of Appeals Vote Allows Anonymous Juries

Maryland’s highest court has voted to allow anonymous juries in criminal trials when a judge believes there are concerns about juror harassment, tampering or safety.

06/06/2011

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Murphy To Retire From Maryland Court Of Appeals

A judge on Maryland’s highest court is stepping down to join a Baltimore law firm.

01/25/2011

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Md. Court Upholds State’s Handgun Laws

The Maryland Court of Appeals has ruled the state’s handgun laws are still constitutional despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that struck down gun laws in Washington, D.C.

01/06/2011

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