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Delegate, Survivors Push to End Limitations on Child Sex Abuse Claims

Dozens of sexual assault survivors filled the seats of the Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee on Thursday afternoon as the panel considered a measure to...

Opinion: Baltimore Needs Control of Our Police Department

The Baltimore community has organized and unified in support of implementing the reforms necessary to improve the Baltimore Police Department.We are determined to realize...

Hopkins Police Force Measure Advancing

Johns Hopkins University is poised to gain the authority it needs to arm the police force that protects its campuses and medical buildings.In a...

On Life or Death Bill, Lawmaker Opts Not to Vote

Most bills are not life or death bills.But on Wednesday, the Maryland Senate considered a high-profile bill that, literally, dealt with life or death...

Medical Aid-in-Dying Bill Fails in Tie Senate Vote

An emotional debate in the Maryland Senate over whether to pass aid-in-dying legislation ended Wednesday in a tied vote and the measure’s defeat.After about...

House Votes Unanimously to Reprimand Del. Jalisi for Workplace Conduct

The Maryland House of Delegates voted 136-0 Wednesday to reprimand Del. Hasan M. “Jay” Jalisi (D-Baltimore County) for “an ongoing pattern of unrepentant workplace...

In Statement, Jalisi Blasts ‘Smear Campaign’ and ‘Sham Investigation’

Del. Hasan M. “Jay” Jalisi (D-Baltimore County), accused in a new report by the Joint Committee on Legislative Ethics of being abusive to General...

Senate Votes to Eliminate Handgun Permit Review Board

The Maryland Senate gave final approval on Monday evening to a measure that would abolish the state’s handgun permit review board.The panel, to which citizens can...

Del. Jalisi Faces House Reprimand For Chronic Staff Abuse

One month after censuring a colleague for uttering a racial slur, the House of Delegates is prepared to rebuke another lawmaker accused of being...

Both Sides Seek Political Leverage From Mueller’s Findings

The conclusions of the long-awaited report from Special Counsel Robert Mueller have Republicans declaring victory for President Trump, as Democrats demand more answers and...