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Maryland Senator Ben Cardin Pushes Bill To End Racial Profiling

Profiling by police is becoming a focus for Maryland lawmakers on Capitol Hill. They’re pushing legislation to end the practice.

10/03/2014

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Controversial ‘Stand Your Ground’ Law Could Make Its Way Into Md.

Could Maryland be the next state to have a controversial “stand your ground” law? A state delegate is proposing just that.

08/22/2013

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Trayvon Martin’s Dad Adds Voice To Help Black Men, Boys

The father of Trayvon Martin has joined an effort by members of Congress to focus more attention on issues disproportionately affecting black men and boys.

07/24/2013

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Family Of Trayvon Martin Calls For ‘Peaceful Change’ Amid Nationwide Rallies

Saturday marks one week since George Zimmerman’s acquittal. A jury found him not guilty in the death of teen Trayvon Martin. But protesters are still making their voices heard, holding rallies and vigils across America, including right here in Baltimore.

07/20/2013

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Juror & Key Witness Paint Different Pictures Of The Zimmerman Trial

One of the jurors who acquitted George Zimmerman has come forward to talk about the verdict. Juror b37 spoke out Monday night. And so did one of the key witnesses in the case: Rachel Jeantel, Trayvon Martin’s friend.

07/16/2013

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Trayvon Martin Supporters Say They Will Rally In Baltimore Until Justice Is Served

Emotions are still running high 48 hours after a jury acquitted George Zimmerman of murder in the death of Trayvon Martin. Dozens of outraged protesters made their voices heard in Baltimore, many calling for federal charges against Zimmerman.

07/15/2013

This Baltimore crowd is hoping this demonstration will be one of many until justice is truly served.

Large Crowds Rally In Baltimore Following Zimmerman Acquittal

Outrage after George Zimmerman–the man who killed unarmed Florida teenager Trayvon Martin–is acquitted on all charges.

07/14/2013

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Trayvon Martin’s Mother Speaks To Baltimore Congregation About Her Son’s Death

Seventeen-year-old Trayvon Martin was shot and killed by neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in Florida. Martin’s mother comes to Baltimore to talk about her son’s death.

05/20/2012

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Martin’s Mother To Speak To Baltimore Church

The mother of slain Florida teenager Trayvon Martin is expected to speak at a Baltimore church.

05/20/2012

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Witness In Neighborhood Watch Trial Says Werdesheims Followed The Victim Before The Beating

The trial for brothers accused of beating an African-American teen moves forward one day after the alleged victim refuses to testify and even asks for charges to be dropped.

04/26/2012

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Md. Neighborhood Watch Trial Finally Begins

After several delays, the trial is finally getting underway for brothers accused of beating an African-American teen during a neighborhood watch.

04/24/2012

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First-Degree Murder No Longer An Option In Trayvon Martin Case

If the charge is murder, it won’t be in the first degree. That possibility was effectively eliminated in the killing of a Florida teen by a neighborhood watch member.

04/09/2012

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