Mayor Scott Calls Supreme Court Gun Decision ‘Asinine’ After Highland Park Mass ShootingIn Highland Park, Illinois, a suburb north of Chicago, seven people died and dozens more were injured after authorities said a 21-year-old man spent weeks planning an attack.
Hogan Orders Suspension Of Maryland's 'Good & Substantial Reason' Requirement For Concealed Carry PermitsGun owners in Maryland will no longer be required to prove that they have a "good and substantial reason" to carry a concealed firearm under a new order issued by Gov. Larry Hogan following a recent Supreme Court ruling.
Where Abortion 'Trigger Laws' & Other Restrictions Stand After Roe v. Wade OverturnedSo-called trigger laws -- bans designed to take effect with the overturning of Roe v. Wade -- are enforceable in some states following the US Supreme Court's ruling, while in others, the bans await official action. Here's where they stand.
State Leaders Raise Constitutionality Concerns After Feds Call For Stop To Protesting Outside Justices' Maryland HomesEmotions are still running high more than a week after the U.S. Supreme Court decided to overturn Roe v. Wade.
Jackson Sworn In, Becomes First Black Woman On Supreme CourtKetanji Brown Jackson has been sworn in to the Supreme Court, shattering a glass ceiling as the first Black woman on the nation’s highest court.
Amazon, Rite Aid Cap Purchase Of Emergency ContraceptivesAmazon is limiting how many emergency contraceptives consumers can buy, joining other retailers who put in place similar caps following the Supreme Court decision overruling Roe v. Wade.
How The Supreme Court's Roe v. Wade Ruling Could Affect The Fertility IndustryThe Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v. Wade has raised fears that it could have "far-reaching ramifications" on people looking to get pregnant and the clinics providing services to help them.
Clinics Scramble To Divert Patients As States Ban AbortionClinics operators are moving, doctors are counseling crying patients, donations are pouring into nonprofits and one group is dispatching vans to administer abortion pills.
Following Dobbs Decision, Frosh Joins Group Of Prosecutors Reaffirming Support For Abortion RightsFrosh and 21 other attorneys general -- almost all Democrats in jurisdictions with a Democrat executive -- declared: "Abortion care is healthcare. Period."
Here Are The Remaining Supreme Court Cases This TermAlthough the Supreme Court issued the two most important opinions of the term last week, upending near 50-year-old precedent on abortion and expanding gun rights for the first time in a decade, this blockbuster term is not over.
Protests Continued In Maryland Saturday Over A SCOTUS Decision To Overturn Roe V. WadeMarylanders are protesting across the state over the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to end constitutional protections for abortion on Friday.
Maryland Officials React To Supreme Court Overturning Roe V. WadeAlthough Maryland has had abortion protections in place since the early 1990s, many state lawmakers on Friday expressed disgust at the court's 6-3 ruling.
Supreme Court Overturns Roe V. Wade, Allowing States To Ban AbortionsSupreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, allowing states to ban abortions.
Supreme Court Decision On New York Gun Law Will Impact MarylandThe Supreme Court has ruled 6–3 to strike down a gun law in New York—and the impact of that decision will trickle down to Maryland.
Supreme Court Strikes Down NY Concealed Handgun Law; Frosh Says It Will Lead To 'More Deaths And More Pain'In a statement, Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh said the decision would only bring more death and pain to "a country already awash in gun violence."