FTC Announces Major Crackdown On RobocallsThe Federal Trade Commission and law enforcement plan to file charges against several companies and individuals as part of a major government clampdown on illegal robocalls.
Maryland Lawmaker's Aide Charged With Violating Election LawThe state prosecutor says Tyler Walch violated the "authority line" requirements of state election law while working on the 2018 campaign of Del. Richard Impallaria.
Anne Arundel Co. Political Operatives Found Guilty For RobocallsTuesday was judgment day for a pair of political operatives. The trial surrounded a robocall that was made during an Anne Arundel County Council race back in 2014.
National Do Not Call Registry Not Working? Here's How To Fix It Even though millions of people are on the “National do not call registry” they still get unwanted phone calls from telemarketers and those computerized robo calls.
Probation Violation: Robocall Conspirator Julius Henson Sentenced 4 Months For Filing For Senate SeatJulius Henson, who was convicted in a case involving robocalls on Election Day in 2010, violated his probation when filing for candidacy for the Maryland Senate. He was sentenced Thursday to four months, pending appeal.
Henson, Convicted Of Election Day Robocalls, To Run For OfficeJulius Henson, who was convicted in a case involving robocalls on Election Day in 2010, says he is running for the General Assembly.
Va. Appeals Court Affirms Maryland Robocall VerdictA federal appeals court on Monday upheld a $1 million civil verdict against a political consultant responsible for illegal automated telephone calls in the 2010 Maryland governor's race.
U. Of Md. Law Professor Defends Julius Henson, Calls For Reduced SentenceThe punishment for the man behind the controversial 2010 Election Night robocalls draws criticism from a surprising source. One of Julius Henson's political enemies cries foul, saying what's happening to Henson isn't fair.
Julius Henson Will Spend 60 Days In Jail For Robocalls Case Campaign consultant Julius Henson is in jail. Wednesday, he learned his sentence for Election Day robocalls in 2010.
Judge Orders $1M Fine In Robocalls CaseOne million dollars. That's the punishment from a federal judge against the man behind the controversial 2010 Election Night robocalls.
Julius Henson, Company Must Pay $1M For RobocallsA U.S. District Court judge has ordered Julius Henson, who was convicted of conspiracy arising from robocalls aimed at keeping black voters from the polls in 2010, to pay the state of Maryland more than $1 million.
Henson Says He Will Tell The Jury 2010 Robocalls Were Not His ResponsibilityThe man on trial for the now infamous 2010 Election Night robocall tells WJZ he will testify in his own defense.
Robocall Trial: Political Consultant Blames Ehrlich Campaign For Legally Required OmissionsHe was hired to help Bob Ehrlich win his campaign for governor. Now political consultant Julius Henson faces trial for his role in those controversial Election Night robocalls.
Robocalls Trial Resumes For Political Consultant Julius HensonJury selection is underway in the case against one of the two men behind the infamous election night robocalls of 2010. Political consultant Julius Henson faces charges that those calls broke election laws.
Ehrlich Aide In Robocalls Case Gets 1 Month Of Home Detention, Community ServiceA political aide to former Gov. Robert Ehrlich will serve one month in home detention for conspiring to use Election Day robocalls in what prosecutors cast as an effort to suppress black voter turnout.