| Jan 21, 2014
| 9:37 AM
All of the official proceedings of the Maryland General Assembly — committee hearings, voting sessions, floor debates and so on — are open to the public. Anyone who cares to can watch as their senators and delegates discuss and vote on any...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 3:00 AM
The University of Maryland's Carey School of Law will hold a forum for the four candidates for attorney general in 2014 tonight at Westminster Hall in Baltimore.
Invited are Sen. Brian E. Frosh of Montgomery County and Del. Aisha Braveboy of Prince...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:28 PM
The four announced candidates for attorney general got the opportunity to plead their cases to a tough audience Thursday evening -- law students at the University of Maryland's Carey Law School.
With no Republicans running, few differences on issues...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 1:50 PM
State Sen. Brian E. Frosh on Tuesday became the first candidate to officially file as a candidate for attorney general in next year's election.
Frosh, a Montgomery County Democrat, is expected to face a hotly contested primary contest in the race to...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 11:25 AM
The number of candidates who have officially filed to run for statewide office has grown by two with the addition of Comptroller Peter Franchot for re-election and Del. C. William Frick for attorney general. Both are Democrats.
Franchot, who is...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:51 PM
Overshadowed by the increasingly active campaign for governor, the four Democrats running to succeed Douglas F. Gansler at attorney general got their moment of attention Monday as they appeared before construction union members to seek labor support....
| Sep 23, 2013
| 5:35 PM
Three Democratic candidates for governor made their pitches to an influential labor group Monday, each promising to step up efforts to create high-paying union jobs in Maryland.
Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown, Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler and Del....
| Feb 13, 2013
| 7:45 PM
The murder-suicide that left two University of Maryland students dead provided fresh fodder in Annapolis Wednesday for lawmakers debating whether to tighten Maryland's gun laws, with supporters saying the tragic incident gave them new resolve while...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 4:20 PM
The Court of Appeals on Tuesday upheld Maryland's long-standing but unusual way of handling negligence cases, which bars plaintiffs who are found to be even 1 percent at fault from winning payouts.
Judge John C. Eldridge, writing for the 5-2 majority,...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 8:54 PM
Authorities are warning that a ruling by Maryland's highest court could take away a powerful weapon in the fight against crime: the state's mandatory five-year, no-parole sentence for gun possession by certain convicted felons.
The Court of Appeals...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 2:32 PM
Marking a generational shift in Baltimore County politics, Del. John A. Olszewski Jr. is scheduled to announce Tuesday that he's running for the Dundalk-area Maryland Senate seat held by Sen. Norman R. Stone Jr. for almost 50 years.
| Jul 22, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The race to become Maryland's next attorney general started Monday as Del. Jon S. Cardin, a Baltimore County Democrat, became the first candidate to formally launch a campaign.
Emphasizing what he promised to be the theme of his bid, Cardin announced...