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Havre de Grace woman jailed for dog fines gets support from New Jersey woman
Havre de Grace woman jailed for dog fines gets support from New Jersey woman

Support continues to build for a Havre de Grace-area woman who was recently jailed for failing to pay fines and failing to show for a court date after being cited for allowing her dogs to get off her property. The support for Mary Magdalene Root, 81, has extended outside of Maryland as the story of her incarceration spread throughout the country online; it has even appeared on the website of the Daily Mail, a British newspaper. "I'm horrified by what happened, and I would like to come down and protest," Colleen Krol, 47, of Highland Lakes, N.J., said by telephone Wednesday. Krol is a physician and animal activist who made headlines in New Jersey five years ago when she...

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