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53 min ago | City Paper

General Assembly 2014 Winners and Losers

The Maryland General Assembly considered 2,672 bills in the 2014 session that, after 90 days, ended at midnight on April 7, and 811 of them got the thumbs-up in both the Senate and the House of Delegates.


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Tue Apr 15, 2014

City Paper

Baltimore City Power Rankings

The lieutenant governor has been the favorite to succeed Martin O'Malley from the start, and despite tenacious campaigns from Democratic Primary opponents Attorney General Doug Gansler and Del.


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CBS Local

Bills Will Strengthen Prison Guard Investigations

Legislative efforts to improve prison security were overshadowed this year by marijuana and minimum wage bills, but supporters say they will help prevent another high-profile scandal like the Black Guerrilla Family case at the Baltimore City Detention Center.


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Maryland Drivers Charged with Cellphone Usage Triples

By Nicole Jones , CAPITAL NEWS SERVICE It's been six months since the Maryland law banning cellphone usage while driving became more strict, and the number of drivers ticketed has more than tripled.


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Maryland Governor to Be Honored for Fight Against Death Penalty

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is scheduled to accept the Mario Cuomo Acts of Courage Award from Death Penalty Focus at its awards dinner Tuesday night in Beverly Hills, CA, for sponsoring a bill repealing capital punishment .


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2016 Watch: O'Malley heads to Nevada

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley will headline a Democratic event next month in Nevada, a state that draws potential White House candidates as it's the first western state to vote in the primary and caucus calendar.


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National Public Radio

Md. Governor Signs Pot Decriminalization Bill

Gov. Martin O'Malley has signed a bill that decriminalizes the possession of small amounts of marijuana starting in October.


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Mon Apr 14, 2014

WBAL-TV Baltimore

Marijuana decriminalization bill signed into law

Over the objections of prosecutors, the governor signs into law a controversial bill that makes possession of less than 10 grams of marijuana a civil crime.


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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Md. governor signs pot decriminalization bill

Gov. Martin O'Malley has signed a bill that decriminalizes the possession of small amounts of marijuana starting in October.


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WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Post, Guardian win Pulitzers for NSA revelations

One of the country's top colonial historians, Alan Taylor, has won his... The discovery of seven dead babies in cardboard boxes in a Utah garage has police desperately seeking answers from the mother and other family members about how such a tragedy unfolded over a decade with no one... Family members of a boy and his grandfather who were killed at ... (more)


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WATE-TV Knoxville

SpaceX delays station delivery launch

Donna Tartt's "The Goldfinch," already among the most popular and celebrated novels of the past year, has won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.


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WLNE-TV Providence

Bell scandal kingpin gets prison term in tax case

Jury selection is to begin in the trial of a disabled Egyptian Islamic preacher extradited from Great Britain on charges he conspired to support al-Qaida, in part by trying to create a training camp in Oregon 15... A jury was chosen Monday for the federal trial of an Egyptian Islamic preacher extradited from Great Britain on charges he conspired to ... (more)


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Big News

Gov. O'Malley To Sign Bill Decriminalizing Small Amounts Of Marijuana

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NBC Washington

"Jake's Law" to Be Signed By Maryland's Governor

News4's Darcy Spencer spoke to Jake Owens' mother. The little boy was killed in 2011 when the car he was in was hit by a drunk driver.


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Struggling Dems waiting for Hillary in 2014

She's one of the most sought-after surrogates of a party that can use all the help it can get in the midterms.


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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Fox News

Gun Law Backfires Backlog allowed felons, fugitives to buy firearms

June 18, 2013: Various automatic handguns are shown in the weapons vault during a media open house at the Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms National Laboratory Center in Beltsville, Maryland.


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Baltimore News

Business talk dominates Republican debate

Republicans in the governor's race agree the state government is essentially a business and the top administrator is an executive.


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The Baltimore Sun

Bird lovers squawk over Sunday hunting

Arguing their safe access to public lands is threatened, birders are making a last-ditch appeal to Gov. Martin O'Malley to veto legislation that would expand hunting on Sundays in western Maryland.


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The Baltimore Sun

A legislative governor [Editorial]

Our view: Martin O'Malley came to Annapolis with an executive mindset, but he'll mostly be remembered for what he did when the General Assembly was in town If voters remember anything from Martin O'Malley 's first run for governor eight years ago, it's probably two big promises: to roll back a big increase in BGE rates and to end the culture of ... (more)


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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Washington Post

McCartney: Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown shows gall by claiming Md. is 'leader' on health-care reform

Maryland Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown has staked an early claim to the dubious honor of making our region's most shameless and misleading 2014 campaign boast.


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