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Md. Panel Suggests Licensing Of Biolabs

Maryland should consider registering and licensing certain biological laboratories that handle deadly pathogens not lethal enough to be considered potential biological weapons, a state workgroup suggested Friday.

11/01/2013

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New Policy Gives Principals More Say Over Which Students Are Suspended

A new code of conduct in Baltimore City schools gives principals more control over suspensions–even for zero tolerance violations like weapons on campus.

09/04/2013

mad guns yo

Massive Backlog: Police Background Checks Delay Md. Gun Purchases

State police are dealing with a massive backlog as they try to process thousands of background checks on people waiting to buy handguns in Maryland. And in some cases, that delay has helped guns fall into the hands of people who shouldn’t have them.

08/02/2013

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Report: Park Police Have Lost Track Of Weapons

The U.S. Park Police, the law enforcement agency responsible for safeguarding the National Mall and critical American landmarks, has lost track of a large supply of handguns, rifles and shotguns, according to a harshly critical report issued Thursday.

06/27/2013

milos lewis

Shocking Discovery: Police Find Drugs, Money & Assault Rifles Inside East Baltimore Home

Police raid an East Baltimore home looking for drugs, but what they find inside is much scarier. An arsenal of weapons, including three assault rifles, and bulletproof vests.

05/23/2013

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Md. Delegate Looks To Close Loophole In New Gun Legislation

A Maryland delegate launches a campaign to close what he calls a loophole in Maryland gun laws.

05/23/2013

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Guns Shows Aim For A Wider Clientele

Vera Torres went to the Nation’s Gun Show in Chantilly last month looking for a handgun. She left with Amazing Wonder Tops.

05/13/2013

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Md. Among States Seeking To Fix Gun Background Check Backlog

Connecticut officials are setting aside millions of dollars to address backlogs in background checks that have soared into the thousands since the December school shooting in the state, which is one of several struggling with bottlenecks as people rush to buy guns ahead of new restrictions.

05/10/2013

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GOP Petition-Drive Leader To Talk About Gun Bill

Delegate Neil Parrott has scheduled an announcement about a gun-control bill that passed this session.

04/17/2013

John Thompson

Pasadena Drug Raid Turns Up More Than 30 Weapons; Owner Faces No Gun Charges

A police raid stuns a quiet neighborhood in Anne Arundel County. Detectives say they found dozens of high-powered weapons and the investigation also involved Baltimore City and federal authorities.

04/12/2013

Norman Hardy

Teenagers Charged With Trespassing, Weapons Violations At Old Mill High School

Anne Arundel County Police were alerted Wednesday about a possible trespasser at Old Mill High School.

04/10/2013

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Hundreds Swap Guns For Cash In Howard County

Hundreds take part in Howard County’s first gun buyback event in nearly two decades.

03/16/2013

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