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Legislature needs to fix court's pit bull ruling
The Maryland legislature should be applauded for its willingness to tackle the many problems created by the Tracey v. Solesky decision dealing with liability for pit bull attacks. Too many Maryland renters are now fearing eviction for no other reason than the apparent breed of their companion dogs. And, as the many hours of hearing testimony made clear, breed-specific liability standards are not the way to solve dangerous dog problems.
August 15, 2012