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Supreme Court Says Police Can Take DNA Swabs From Arrestees

Landmark decision. The Supreme Court rules to allow Maryland to continue taking DNA samples from people arrested for violent crimes–before they are convicted.


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Demonstrators Gather Outside U.S. Supreme Court As Health Care Reform Hearings Continue

Debate over President Obama’s health care law enters its second day in the U.S. Supreme Court.


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Carroll County To Push Back Funeral Protesters

Controversial church group. The Westboro Baptist Church has made headlines across the nation for protesting military funerals, including here in Maryland. Now one county is taking steps to push them back if they protest again.


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Md. Lawmakers Propose Bills To Curb Funeral Protests

Stopping protests at funerals. The Supreme Court allows them. Now Maryland lawmakers are stepping in.