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Feds Want Ethics Panel to Defer Possible Action Against Senator Oaks

The acting U.S. attorney for Maryland is asking the General Assembly’s joint ethics committee to defer any possible action on Sen. Nathaniel T. Oaks...

Feds Want Ethics Panel to Defer Possible Action Against Sen. Oaks

The acting U.S. attorney for Maryland is asking the General Assembly’s joint ethics committee to defer any possible action on Sen. Nathaniel T. Oaks...

Pro-2nd Amendment Demonstrators Return to Annapolis in Greater Numbers

Hundreds of pro-2nd Amendment demonstrators marched near the Maryland State House on Monday night, one week after two members of the group were arrested...

Wither Baltimore City?

More than a third of the Maryland General Assembly’s 90-day session has passed and thus far, there does not seem to be much of...

Measure Taking Away Rapists’ Parental Rights Heading to Hogan’s Desk

A long-stalled measure to give victims of rape the ability to have the parental rights of their attackers terminated is heading to Gov. Lawrence...

2nd Amendment Advocates Arrested Outside State House, Allege 1st Amendment Violations

Two sign-toting gun rights advocates were arrested near the State House on Monday night for ignoring officers’ orders to move off a public sidewalk.The men...

Filing in Oaks Case Suggests Wide-Ranging Federal Corruption Probe

In a new filing in U.S. District Court, attorneys for state Sen. Nathaniel T. Oaks paint an extraordinary picture of the persistence and scope...

Guest Commentary: Remove Politics From the Parole Process

By Walter LomaxOn June 2, 1993, Rodney Stokes who was in the work release and family leave programs committed murder-suicide. On June 3, 1993,...

Judge Rules That Sen. Oaks Can Have Separate Trials

A federal judge ruled in favor of Maryland State Sen. Nathaniel T. Oaks (D) on Friday, granting a defense motion for two separate trials...

Judge Scolds Oaks’ Lawyers as Senator Pleads Not Guilty

By William F. ZorziMaryland State Sen. Nathaniel T. Oaks pleaded not guilty Thursday in U.S. District Court in Baltimore to obstruction of justice, the...