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Senate Approves Bill To Restore Ex-Felon Voting Rights

The Maryland Senate has voted in favor of a bill restoring voting rights to ex-felons immediately after their release from prison.

03/16/2015

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Maryland Man Gets 7 Years For Selling Cocaine

A Cambridge man who pleaded guilty to selling cocaine has been sentenced to 7 years in prison.

03/06/2015

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Western Md. Man Gets Life Sentence In Fatal Stabbing

A western Maryland man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for fatally stabbing his former girlfriend at her Boonsboro home.

01/30/2015

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Family Upset About Death Of Md. Inmate 1 Week After Release

The family of a man found dead under a bridge a week after he was released from jail on Maryland’s Eastern Shore is blaming the detention facility for contributing to his death.

01/29/2015

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ACLU: Parole Board Should Have Final Say On Inmate Release

Giving parole where parole is due. The ACLU and other organizations are calling on lawmakers to give the state parole board final say over the release of inmates.

01/20/2015

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Bloods Gang Member Operating Out Of Howard Co. Sentenced

A Bloods gang member operating out of Howard County is sentenced to 18 years in prison for conspiring to participate in a racketeering conspiracy.

01/17/2015

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Agency Reinforces Policy Of Releasing Inmates Close To Home

Maryland’s prison agency is reinforcing a policy of generally releasing inmates in the counties in which they were convicted.

01/09/2015

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D.C. Man Gets 13-Plus Years In 5 Bank Robberies In Va., Md.

A District of Columbia man who prosecutors say robbed five banks in Virginia and Maryland has been sentenced to more than 13 years in prison.

01/09/2015

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Md. Native Alan Gross Speaks After Release From Cuban Prison

Maryland native Alan Gross has landed at Andrews Air Force base after he was released from a Cuban prison.

12/17/2014

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American Released From Cuba Was ‘Trusting Fool’

Alan Gross has called himself a “trusting fool” for going to Cuba in the first place. Family and friends described him with other words: gregarious and outgoing, with a talent for picking up and playing any musical instrument.

12/17/2014

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Tavon White Back On Stand In BGF Trial

Testimony continues. The alleged ringleader of the Black Guerilla Family gang, Tavon White, took the stand again Monday.

12/15/2014

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Man Sentenced For Leading Commercial Burglary Ring

A Halethorpe man who prosecutors say led a group that burglarized dozens of businesses in four states has been sentenced to more than 5 years in prison.

12/05/2014

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