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Progress Report, Public Outreach For Purple Line

Supporters of the Purple Line transit project are hosting a progress report and rally on Monday.



Supporters Of Right-To-Die Bill Rally In Maryland

Alexa Fraser’s 90-year-old father Alex suffered from advanced Parkinson’s disease. He injured himself in painful falls and struggled to eat and drink. On Wednesday, while rallying for right-to-die legislation in Maryland, she described the difficulty her father had in ending his life last year on his terms, finally succeeding with a self-inflicted gunshot to the head.


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Death Penalty Supporters Petition For A Referendum On Repeal

Maryland death penalty supporters announced they will petition for a referendum, a day after Gov. Martin O’Malley signed a repeal measure into law.



Supporters And Opponents Discuss Md. Gun Bill

Gun control advocates hope key parts of a comprehensive measure aimed at controlling gun violence in Maryland will take root in other states grappling to limit firearms access by criminals and the mentally ill in the aftermath of the Newtown, Conn., massacre.



GI’s WikiLeaks Admission Energizes His Supporters

While it may be a curious legal strategy, an Army private’s decision to admit in court that he sent hundreds of thousands of classified documents to WikiLeaks has energized his supporters around the world.


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Catholic Supporters Of Same-Sex Marriage Gather To Discuss Issue

The debate of same-sex marriage gets emotional. Tuesday, parents with gay children spoke out, seeking support despite religious conflict.


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Supporters Push To Bring Bottle Tax Hike To Vote In Baltimore City Council

Buying a soft drink or bottle of water in Baltimore could get more expensive. WJZ has learned the bottle tax is moving forward despite concerns it was stalled in a council committee.


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Supporters Of Same-Sex Marriage Open Offices

A group supporting Maryland’s same-sex marriage law is gearing up to defend it, if opponents succeed in putting the matter on the ballot for voters to decide in November.


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Supporters Of In-State Tuition To Mobilize

Supporters of a measure to allow illegal immigrants to pay in-state tuition at Maryland colleges in certain circumstances are mobilizing for a referendum in November.


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African-American Church Leaders Condemn Obama For Gay Marriage Support

Just days after President Barack Obama announced his support for same-sex marriage, pastors and priests around Maryland took to their own pulpits with their reaction– and in some cases– condemnation of the president.


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Opponents & Supporters Begin Same-Sex Marriage Referendum Effort

The General Assembly passed it, the governor is expected to sign it, but will Marylanders vote on it?



Bradley Manning’s Supporters Rally At Fort Meade

Supporters of Army intelligence specialist Bradley Manning came from around the country to the gates of Fort Meade to encourage him and sing “Happy Birthday” on Saturday.