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2 Indicted In 2013 Slaying Of Md. Inmate

A Washington County grand jury has indicted two inmates in the slaying of another prisoner at the medium-security Maryland Correctional Institution near Hagerstown.

03/21/2014

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Gansler: Death Of Killer In Israel Brings Closure

Maryland Attorney General Douglas Gansler says the killing in Israel of a notorious prisoner who committed a gruesome murder in Montgomery County in 1997 brings closure to a troubled man’s life.

02/23/2014

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Guantanamo Prisoner Sentence Could Be 15 Years

A Guantanamo Bay prisoner pleaded guilty Thursday to war crime charges in a pretrial deal aimed at limiting his sentence to 15 years for helping plan the suicide bombing of an oil tanker off Yemen in 2002 that killed a crewman and wounded a dozen others.

02/20/2014

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4 More Plead Guilty In Md. Prison Abuse Case

Four former state prison workers are admitting involvement in the 2008 beating of an inmate at Roxbury Correctional Institution near Hagerstown.

01/10/2014

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Md. Man Taken Prisoner By Al-Qaeda Asking President For Help

A Maryland man is again pleading for the president’s help after being kidnapped in Pakistan and held by Al Qaeda for more than two years.

12/26/2013

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Police Look For Escaped Prisoner In Anne Arundel Co.

Anne Arundel County Police are looking for an escapee.

10/15/2013

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Rebel With A Cause: Matthew VanDyke Shares Frontline Experience In Syria

As the tension in Syria continues to heat up, here at home, one man is sharing his real life experiences in Syria while filming the civil war.

09/22/2013

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American Prisoner Being Held In Cuba Settles Lawsuit Against Md. Company

An American imprisoned in Cuba settled a lawsuit Thursday against the company he was working for when arrested, a lawsuit that claimed he wasn’t properly warned about or prepared for the risks of working in the communist nation.

05/16/2013

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Authorities Seek Inmate Mistakenly Released

Corrections authorities are looking for an inmate who was mistakenly released from a Jessup prison.

12/07/2012

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Protesters Rally For Release Of Md. Man Being Held Prisoner In Cuba

Protesters in Palm Beach rallied and held signs demanding the release of Baltimore native Alan Gross–who’s been locked in a Cuban prison for nearly three years.

11/11/2012

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Calif. Prisoner Pleads Guilty To 3 Md. Rapes

A man in prison in California for several rapes has pleaded guilty to three unsolved rapes in Maryland, extending an already long sentence.

08/02/2012

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Prisoner Walks Away From Road Crew Job In Prince George’s County

Authorities in Maryland are looking for a 27-year-old prisoner serving time for manslaughter and handgun violations who walked away from a road crew work assignment in Prince George’s County.

06/11/2012

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