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Senate Votes To Increase Penalty For Hazing

Maryland’s Senate has agreed to boost the penalty for college hazing from $500 to $5,000. The bill is now headed to the Senate.

03/28/2014

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House OKs Added Penalty To Crimes Done Before Kids

A measure to create an added penalty for crimes of violence committed in front of children has passed the Maryland House of Delegates.

03/11/2014

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Keidel: The NFL, ‘N’ Word, And Censorship

The NFL is considering a heavy tax on it, citing the fact that the gridiron is a workplace, and thus they can control the language and lexicon of its players. It’s probably the most delicate and toxic topic we’ll ever discuss in sports.

02/28/2014

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Senators Want To Raise Max Penalty For Murder

Two senators say 30 years in prison isn’t long enough for someone who commits a ghastly murder. But right now, that’s the maximum for defendants convicted of second-degree murder, according to Maryland law.

01/29/2014

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Maryland Appeals $50M+ Penalty Over Leaving The ACC

Judges in North Carolina were asked Thursday to bow out of a role in deciding whether to slow down the big-money game of musical chairs involving universities, athletic conferences and billions of dollars in broadcast revenues.

09/26/2013

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Carroll Co. Allots $3M To Quit Incinerator Deal

The Carroll County Board of Commissioners has voted to set aside $3 million for a penalty for leaving a proposed waste-to-energy incinerator project with Frederick County.

06/27/2013

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Frederick County Fined Thousands For Wastewater Flap

The Maryland Department of the Environment says Frederick County has agreed to pay a $9,600 penalty for allowing excessive levels of contaminants in wastewater released into the Potomac River in 2010 and 2011.

08/02/2012

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Steve Davis: NFL Sticks It To Redskins

This tells me NFL owners must really dislike Daniel Snyder because basically they banded together to stick it to him, and help themselves at the same time.

03/13/2012

Bradley Manning has told of leaking classified diplomatic reports, along with this secret video, to the whistleblower website Wikileaks.org.  (AP Photo)

Backers Of WikiLeaks Suspect Seek More Defense Aid

A support group for the Army private suspected of leaking classified documents to WikiLeaks says it’ll need to raise more money than anticipated to pay for his defense.

03/17/2011

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Md. Authorities Charge 6 Men With Taking Oysters

Maryland Natural Resources police have charged six men with removing oysters from an oyster sanctuary in the Corsica River.

02/24/2011

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