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.
Some of Maryland’s local jails still shackle female inmates as they’re giving birth–a harmful and unnecessary practice, women’s advocates say.
A Baltimore man has been sentenced to 100 years in prison for the repeated molestation of his girlfriend’s teen daughter.
Old, notorious and dangerous. And now it’s coming down. Maryland’s House of Correction in Jessup is being demolished cell block by cell block.
A former Westminster businessman convicted in one of Maryland’s longest murder trials is dead.
A former Army soldier accused of trying to provide support to a terrorist organization in Somalia after he left the military has been sentenced to seven years in prison in connection with the case.
A federal judge in Philadelphia has agreed to a reduced sentence for a Pennsylvania woman involved in a deadly terror plot, because of her extensive cooperation with investigators. Facing life, Colleen LaRose was sentenced to 10 years.
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.
A Maryland teenager has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for the fatal stabbing of another youth at a Washington Metro station.
It was a vice presidential flub, but we’re not talking about Joe Biden. Instead, it’s Julia Louis-Dreyfus of HBO’s “Veep” who is apologizing after dissing Howard County in an online interview.
A former Washington private school teacher who was once featured on the FBI’s list of most wanted fugitives pleaded guilty Thursday to child pornography charges and faces decades in prison.
Sex, drugs and corruption all behind bars. The scandal rocked the Baltimore City Detention Center, and just Tuesday the head of the Department of Corrections stepped down. Now there’s a slew of new proposals to make sure it doesn’t happen again.