Baltimore Rapper Young Moose Sues Convicted Gun Trace Task Force, City Over 2012 Wrongful ArrestA Baltimore rapper is suing seven former members of the disbanded Gun Trace Task Force as well as other city officers after he accused them of harassment. He also claimed he was arrested and imprisoned without cause in a 2012 incident.
Maryland Senate Passes $577M Settlement For HBCU LawsuitThe Maryland Senate unanimously passed a measure on Friday for a $577 million settlement to a long-running lawsuit involving the state’s four historically Black colleges.
Settlement In Racial Bias Case Includes Apology From Frederick County SheriffA Latina immigrant who said her detention during a traffic stop fit a pattern of racially discriminatory policing in a Maryland county has reached a $125,000 settlement that includes a written apology from the county's sheriff, her attorneys said Thursday.
COVID Restriction Battle: New Push To Limit Anne Arundel County Executive’s Power; More Businesses File LawsuitSeveral sports complexes are suing Anne Arundel County, asking that they be allowed to remain open for organized sports practices, which make up a large amount of their business and are currently prohibited.
Judge Denies Request To Allow Indoor, Outdoor Dining In Baltimore One Week After AA County Judge Blocks Similar COVID-19 Order From Taking EffectA judge denied a request that would have restored indoor and outdoor dining in Baltimore City despite COVID-19 concerns, Mayor Brandon Scott's office said Wednesday evening, one week after a judge in neighboring Anne Arundel County came to the opposite conclusion about restaurant restrictions.
Maryland Rep. Andy Harris One Of 106 GOP Lawmakers Supporting Texas' Election Lawsuit Against Key Swing StatesMaryland's lone Republican congressman is one of 106 GOP lawmakers supporting a lawsuit brought by Texas against four key swing states that aims to delay those states from casting their electoral votes for President-elect Joe Biden.
Court Dismisses Lawsuit Against Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan Arguing COVID-19 Orders Are UnconstitutionalA judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by a number of business owners, religious leaders and other residents against Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan that argued Hogan's executive orders aimed at combating the COVID-19 pandemic were unconstitutional.
Falwell Sues Liberty University, Saying School Damaged His ReputationJerry Falwell Jr. has sued Liberty University, alleging the evangelical school founded by his late pastor father damaged his reputation in a series of public statements that followed his resignation as president and chancellor in August amid a series of scandals.
EEOC Sues Maryland Cannabis Dispensary Over Alleged Sexual Harassment By General ManagerThe U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is suing Nature's Medicines and AMMA Investment Group, alleging the general manager of one of their Maryland locations subjected employees to sexual harassment.
States Ask Judge To Reverse Changes At US Postal ServiceA group of states suing over service cuts at the U.S. Postal Service is asking a federal judge to immediately undo some of them, saying the integrity of the upcoming election is at stake.
3 States, DC, Sue EPA Over Alleged Failure To Enforce Chesapeake Bay Pollution Reduction GoalsThe attorneys general of Maryland, Washington, D.C., Delaware and Virginia have sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, accusing it of not requiring Pennsylvania and New York to develop sufficient plans to reduce Chesapeake Bay pollution.
Annapolis To Pay $900K To Settle Public Housing LawsuitThe City Council in Annapolis, Maryland, has approved a $900,000 settlement in a federal race discrimination case that involved public housing.
Appeals Court Revives Challenge To Maryland Gun LawsA federal appeals court on Monday revived a lawsuit challenging Maryland's rules for obtaining a handgun as unconstitutionally restrictive.
Apple Customers Can Now Submit Claims As Part Of Settlement Over Slowing Down iPhonesApple customers who purchased certain previous iPhone models can now submit claims for about $25 per phone as part of the company's settlement of a class-action lawsuit that accused it of slowing down older devices.
Maryland Joins Nationwide Lawsuit Seeking Injunction On New Visa Rules For International StudentsMaryland Attorney General Brian Frosh joined a coalition of states filing a lawsuit to stop a new federal rule that could threaten hundreds of international students from remaining in the U.S.