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Defendant Found Not Competent For Md. Bank Fraud Trial

Defendant found not competent for Md. bank fraud trial


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Hearing Set For Ballots-For-The-Blind Case

A hearing is scheduled in federal court in Maryland on a lawsuit seeking to require state officials to provide online absentee ballots for the visually impaired.


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Soccer Coach’s Sentencing Postponed

A former youth soccer coach from Hagerstown convicted of producing child pornography has had his sentencing postponed.


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Seacrets In Ocean City Wins Trademark Case

Seacrets, a megaclub in Ocean City, has won a federal trademark infringement case against a competitor using a similar brand name for its chain of luxury resorts.


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Md. Soccer Coach Pleads Guilty In Child Porn Case

A former youth soccer coach from Hagerstown faces 15 to 30 years in prison for producing child pornography.


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3 Years For Md. Man In Nuclear-Linked Export Case

A Maryland businessman was sentenced Friday to more than three years in prison for conspiring to export to Pakistan materials and equipment that can be used in nuclear reactors and defrauding the United States.


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Judge Hears Case Over Md. Funding Of Black Schools

Attorneys arguing that Maryland’s history of racially-segregated higher education is ongoing used decades-old state reports to try to make their point as a federal trial began Tuesday.



Black Voters Group Files Redistricting Lawsuit

A group representing black voters has filed a civil rights lawsuit in hopes of changing Maryland’s recently approved congressional map for the next 10 years.


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Currie Trial: Ex-Md. Transportation Chief Testifies

Maryland’s former transportation chief testified Thursday at a state senator’s bribery trial that he didn’t know the lawmaker was on the payroll of grocery store chain.


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Md. Man Gets 10 Years For Sex Trafficking Of Minor

Federal prosecutors say a Frederick man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for sex trafficking of a minor.


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Baltimore Attorney Gets 5 Years In Child Porn Case

The U.S. Attorney’s office says a Baltimore attorney has been sentenced to five years in prison for distribution of child pornography.


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Liquor Store Owners Plead Guilty In Prince George’s Probe

The husband-and-wife owners of several Prince George’s County liquor stores have admitted their roles in a corruption scheme that involved former county executive Jack Johnson.