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Former Hogan Aide’s Pre-Trial Statements Carry Risk, Legal Experts Say

Most people facing serious criminal charges are reluctant to speak publicly before their case goes to court. Other defendants, those who feel the urge...

Protesters Rally at Supreme Court as Justices Hear Landmark Abortion Case

Lucia Ruta remembers a time when abortions were illegal.A native of Washington, D.C., she says she received an abortion in a back alley when...

Ball Appoints New Howard County Police Chief

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball (D) appointed Gregory J. Der as chief of the county’s police department Monday.“The continued success of our Police Department...

Judge Steven Platt: Fair Performance Evaluations Needed to Keep Judges Accountable

By Steven I. PlattThe writer is a Senior Circuit Court Judge.The merit-based appointment by Governor Hogan of former Delegate Kathleen Dumais, who as a...

Former Montgomery County Police Chief Who Was Public Face of Beltway Sniper Investigation Dies...

Former Montgomery County Police Chief Charles Moose, who became the public face of the investigation into the Beltway Sniper rampage, has died.

Hogan Clashes With Mosby, Other Baltimore Leaders Over His Latest Crime-Fighting Plan

Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) said Tuesday that he will withhold funding from Baltimore’s state's attorney until she provides data on crime and...

Hogan’s Former Aide Pleads Not Guilty in Federal Court

Roy C. McGrath, the former chief of staff to Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) and ex-head of the Maryland Environmental Service, pleaded not...

Cambridge Commissioners Ask Mayor to Resign Following Extensive Revenge Porn Charges

The five commissioners of Cambridge have asked Mayor Andrew Bradshaw to offer his resignation after the state prosecutor charged him with 50 counts of...

Biden Signs Trone’s First-Responder Mental Health Support Legislation into Law

President Joseph R. Biden signed legislation into law Monday that intends to bolster mental health supports for federal first responders through clearer confidentiality standards...

Ex-Delegate Gaines to Team Up With Annapolis Lobbying Shop

Former Del. Tawanna P. Gaines (D), whose legislative career was cut short after she pleaded guilty to corruption charges for using $22,000 from her...