After years of defeat, Senate committee gives near unanimous recommendation to move child sexual abuse bill to full chamber
Full Senate could begin debate on legislation early next week.
The legislation sponsored by Sen. Jeff Waldstreicher moves to the House of Delegates.
The Maryland House of Delegates gave preliminary approval Wednesday to legislation that would regulate and license the budding cannabis industry, defeating attempts by Republican…
Senate moves forward with bill that would allow attorney general to prosecute police-involved deaths
Opponents claim independent investigations division receiving prosecutorial power takes away local authority from prosecutors.
They support bill that would allow victims of child sexual abuse to sue at any time.
Republican lawmakers highlight bills focused on various firearm offenses against repeat violent offenders and even juveniles.
The mayor has since resigned.
An accountable public safety system requires investing in defense services that are at least on par with investments in law enforcement, prosecution, and the judiciary.
Brown pursues a more expansive scope for attorney general’s office with civil rights, pattern-or-practice legislation
Civil rights enforcement and stopping discriminatory patterns and practices are aims.
Proposed legislation mirrors a bill passed two years ago for the state’s 23 counties and Baltimore City.