| Jun 27, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Anne Arundel County could have a new chief for its troubled Police Department within weeks, as County Executive Laura Neuman said she has narrowed the search to two Marylanders.
Neuman declined to identify the top candidates but said this week that she...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Maryland's highest court said Tuesday that it won't reconsider its February decisions striking down the lion's share of $1.65 billion judgments against ExxonMobil Corp. in connection with an underground gasoline leak in northern Baltimore County.
| Feb 5, 2013
| 12:40 PM
The Justice Department is accusing Standard & Poor's of defrauding investors with optimistic ratings of mortgage-backed securities and derivatives prior to the financial crisis. While investors are entitled to answers about those conflicts, compensation...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 7:05 PM
A CSX Transportation dockworker who says he suffered disabling injuries last August when a tanker collided with a Curtis Bay pier has filed a multimillion-dollar lawsuit in U.S. District Court against the shipping company.
David Rienas of Abingdon was...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Two former patients of Johns Hopkins gynecologist Dr. Nikita Levy filed lawsuits against him and his former employer Friday over concerns that he might have secretly photographed them, as a victims advocacy group joined lawyers in pressing for more...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 6:38 PM
A judge delivered a major blow Monday to the state's case against two men accused of fatally slashing the throats of three children nine years ago, ruling that the testimony of a key witness is inadmissible.
As prosecutors try for a third time next month...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 6:47 PM
Maryland's fight to get out of its $52 million exit fee for leaving the Atlantic Coast Conference in 2014 took an unpleasant — but not unexpected — turn Monday when a North Carolina judge refused a motion by the school to drop a lawsuit...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 5:35 PM
Six Baltimore residents financed by an environmental group sued the owner of Baltimore's yet-to-be-built casino, the city and the state, alleging that they colluded to skirt rules governing the study and cleanup of "highly contaminated properties" near...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 3:50 PM
Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler said Wednesday he has filed a lawsuit against GlaxoSmithKline, LLC for falsely saying three of its diabetes drugs were better than others on the market.
The company also withheld data that showed the drugs...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 5:49 PM
One law firm has rented out a conference room in the downtown Hilton and invited patients of a Johns Hopkins gynecologist to discuss their legal options. Other firms are taking out newspaper ads, urging his patients to contact them. Others are asking...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 5:19 PM
A Baltimore County police union is suing the county retirement system's board of trustees over a $25 million loan the county took from the pension fund to update recycling facilities in Cockeysville.
In a lawsuit filed last week in Circuit Court, the...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 5:11 PM
George Huguely V, the former University of Virginia lacrosse player convicted last year of drunkenly beating to death his girlfriend Yeardley Love, has asked the Virginia Court of Appeals to review his case.
Huguely's attorneys argued in a petition filed...