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  • Harford legislators call second special session 'unnecessary' and possibly unconstitutional

    Legislators will be returning to Annapolis Thursday for the second special session this year, a move many Harford politicians are against. "Our constitution states that the governor can convene a special session of the legislature in the case of an...
  • Perryville casino seeks to cut slot machines by a third

    Perryville casino seeks to cut slot machines by a third
    Even as the General Assembly prepares to return to Annapolis this week to discuss the expansion of gambling, one of Maryland's three casinos has asked its oversight agency to take back about a third of the slot machines because of declining revenue. Penn...
  • First day of second special session off to rocky start

    The first day of the second special legislative session this year involved a lot of reading, deciphering and senators making amendments for their districts. Those who hoped the session revolving around a gambling bill — already a hot topic in...
  • Narrow majority of Md. senators oppose repeal of death penalty, survey reveals

    Gov. Martin O'Malley's push to end the death penalty in Maryland would probably fall short if a legislative vote were held today, even though the governor insisted yesterday that the repeal effort "has a real shot this year." A Baltimore Sun survey of...
  • Drivers may have to 'move over' for vehicles stopped on shoulder

    State lawmakers are considering several proposals to require drivers to slow down and move over for emergency and towing vehicles that have pulled to the side of the road. Maryland is one of just three states without a "move over" law, said Sen. Nancy...
  • Senators turn away repeal of death penalty in Md.

    Baltimore County senators rebuffed an effort to abolish Maryland's death penalty yesterday, persuading lawmakers instead to restrict when capital punishment can be used. The Senate's first full debate on the death penalty in more than three decades was...
  • Oken's case a challenge in debate on death penalty

    Next week's scheduled execution of Steven Oken presents a difficult case for all but the most resolute opponents of the death penalty. He fits none of the categories for which recent constitutional challenges have been mounted against the death penalty:...
  • Curran's views raise concern over conflict

    A federal judge had derailed execution plans for convicted murderer Steven Oken, and a final push was needed before a killer could receive an injection of toxins. So the office of one of Maryland's most prominent death-penalty opponents sprang into...
  • Annapolis police chief apologizes for citing hoax story in testimony against marijuana legalization

    Annapolis police chief apologizes for citing hoax story in testimony against marijuana legalization
    Testifying against bills proposed to legalize and decriminalize marijuana in the state, Annapolis Police Chief Michael Pristoop cited a hoax story that claimed 37 people had died the first day marijuana was legalized in Colorado. “The first day of...
  • Database: 2014 General Assembly meal, mileage and lodging

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