Appeals Court To Hear Challenge To 'Habitual Drunkard' LawA federal appeals court is set to reconsider a challenge to a Virginia law that allows police to arrest people designated as "habitual drunkards" if they are caught with alcohol.
Draft Wisconsin Law Would Target Online 'Catfishing' ScamsUsing social networks to create fake personas to harass or defraud someone would be illegal under legislation lawmakers are considering in Wisconsin, the latest state to address a scam known as "catfishing."
Hogan Signs Bill to Help Battle Tax FraudGov. Larry Hogan has signed a measure to create greater protections for Maryland taxpayers from tax fraud and identity theft.
New Law Punishes Adults Who Host Underage Drinking PartiesStarting Saturday, a new law in Maryland will crack down hard on adults who allow young people to drink illegally.
Decade-Long Divorce Battle Finalized For Md. WomanBitter divorce battles can last some couples upwards of a year, but for one Maryland woman--the plight to formally end her marriage took more than a decade.
Law License Suspended For Md. Lawyer Whose Client Was KilledA Baltimore County attorney who inadvertently shared information that led to a client's murder has agreed to an indefinite suspension of his law license, court records show.
Expanded 'Move Over' Law To Include Tow TrucksMaryland law requires drivers to move over one lane if a police or fire vehicle is pulled over on the side of the road. But now a new expansion of that law will apply to another common roadside vehicle.
D.C. Proposes Concealed-Carry Licensing ProgramResidents of the nation's capital will be able to get licenses to carry concealed handguns outside the home, but only after they provide a specific reason for needing one, officials said Wednesday.
City Leaders: Baltimore Youth Curfew Already WorkingIt's been one week since Baltimore launched one of the strictest youth curfews in the nation. City leaders say it's already working to get children off the streets.
ACLU Questions City's New Youth Curfew LawCurfew controversy. The ACLU is raising concerns as the new curfew law in Baltimore City gets ready to go into effect.
A Pipeline For What's Possible In The LawEmmanuelle Yeremou-Ngah has her career path all planned out: She wants to become an assistant U.S. attorney and eventually retire as a judge.
Maryland Gun Control Law Debated In Federal CourtThe debate over Maryland's newest gun law moves to federal court. A US judge in Baltimore heard arguments Tuesday calling the state's ban on the sale of assault rifles unconstitutional.
Justices: Can't Make Employers Cover ContraceptionThe Supreme Court rules some businesses don't have to provide contraceptive coverage to female employees under the Affordable Care Act if the business owners have religious objections to it.
Reinstated Pastor Defrocked For Officiating Son's Gay Marriage Transferring To Calif.A Pennsylvania pastor who broke church law by presiding over his son's same-sex wedding is being transferred to a United Methodist church in California.
Congress Moves To Block D.C. Pot DecriminalizationThe Republican-led House moved Wednesday to block the nation's capital from liberalizing its marijuana laws through an amendment to a major spending bill.