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  • Annapolis woman found not criminally responsible in daughter's death

    Annapolis woman found not criminally responsible in daughter's death
    An Annapolis woman who claimed to be suffering from a "Muslim curse" has been found not criminally responsible in the death of her 2-year-old child last year. Anne Arundel County Circuit Court Judge Ronald A. Silkworth accepted Chelsea Booth's plea of...
  • Ray Rice among the spectators at North Harford rec lacrosse game

    Ray Rice among the spectators at North Harford rec lacrosse game
    A group of eighth-graders warming up for a rec lacrosse game at North Harford High School Monday night spotted an unlikely spectator - Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice - in the crowd Monday night. While he seems to have been keeping a relatively...
  • Man on trial in 2008 Annapolis killing that led to federal prostitution charges

    Man on trial in 2008 Annapolis killing that led to federal prostitution charges
    Opening arguments began Tuesday in the Annapolis trial of a man accused in a late night shooting nearly six years ago that left an alleged pimp dead and helped unravel a prostitution business in the state's capital city. Ricardo Humberto Rivas-Ramirez...
  • Ellicott City mother sues Tough Mudder over obstacle race death

    Ellicott City mother sues Tough Mudder over obstacle race death
    The mother of an Ellicott City man who died a year ago following an obstacle race in West Virginia has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the organizers of the Tough Mudder event. Mita Sengupta, mother of Avishek Sengupta, claims that Tough Mudder...
  • Md. courts aim to provide lawyers at bail hearings by summer

    Md. courts aim to provide lawyers at bail hearings by summer
    Criminal suspects in Maryland will have free access to lawyers at their first court appearances as soon as July, a top judiciary official said Tuesday, as the state struggles to comply with a court order that has been delayed for months amid concerns...
  • $100M meningitis settlement filed in federal court

    $100M meningitis settlement filed in federal court
    A settlement was filed in bankruptcy court Tuesday that could provide $100 million as early as next year to victims of a nationwide meningitis outbreak linked to tainted steroid injections, lawyers said. New England Compounding Center, its owners,...
  • Nail salon murder victim was giving pedicure, fiance says

    Nail salon murder victim was giving pedicure, fiance says
    Truc Thi Ly Nguyen was learning English and studying for her driver's license. Everyone drove in the United States, so the Vietnamese immigrant told others she wanted to, as well. She worked at T&T Nails, an East Baltimore salon across from a chicken...
  • Court is fundamentally wrong on prayer [Letter]

    Court is fundamentally wrong on prayer [Letter]
    I applaud your editorial, "The local religion" (May 6). The Supreme Court's decision to allow sectarian prayers at local meetings is wrong, and the argument that the inclusion of prayers rests on "long-standing American tradition" is specious. Perhaps...
  • There is no Constitutional protection against feeling uncomfortable [Letter]

    There is no Constitutional protection against feeling uncomfortable [Letter]
    Upon reading Dan Rodricks' piece regarding the Supreme Court decision on prayer at public meetings ("A 'frustrating, disingenuous' Supreme Court ruling," May 6), I was struck by several issues. Chief among them is the idea that we, as Americans, should...
  • Witness intimidation alleged in case involving Annapolis mayor's cousin

    Witness intimidation alleged in case involving Annapolis mayor's cousin
    An Annapolis woman has been charged with witness intimidation related to an attempted murder case involving the mayor's cousin. Stacie E. Roberts, 33, was charged Tuesday with threatening to harm a witness, soliciting someone to harm a witness and...
  • Hereford parents seek restraining order over schedule

    Hereford parents seek restraining order over schedule
    Hereford High School parents who are upset about plans to change the school schedule throughout the county next year have filed a complaint in Circuit Court, seeking a temporary restraining order. The parents had filed a legal petition with the...
  • Baltimore man, caught sleeping in car with gun, pleads guilty

    Baltimore man, caught sleeping in car with gun, pleads guilty
    Watching your back can get tiring. Just ask Lindell Session.  Session, 26, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court this week to possession of a firearm by a felon, after authorities say he was found snoozing in the driver's seat of his car - clutching a...