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Shelly Hettleman

Recommendations for Brown’s office include creating an ombudsman position, upholding Anton’s Law.

Under the settlement, the property company admits no wrongdoing.

Qualifications for top government officials were at the center of debate on the Senate floor Thursday evening — and in an unusual move, a…


Legislation provides for the stay of some eviction proceedings while renters await the resolution of rental assistance.

Tenants and advocates are calling on lawmakers to do more to protect tenants in the final days of the 2022 General Assembly session —…


Talent magnet, bridge builder, fulfilling-career creator, vehicle for change. The Maryland Corps program can be all of those things.

Monday was the closest it’s been to a “normal” Crossover Day in three years.


Maryland’s Senate unanimously passed one of several measures meant to fund the state’s access to counsel program for low-income tenants facing evictions, Thursday. Although…

Top leaders in the Maryland Senate vowed Thursday to pass a paid family leave program this legislative session. Sen. President Bill Ferguson (D-Baltimore City)…

House keys sitting on an eviction notice received in the mail.

Letting local governments require landlords to provide a reason when they choose not to renew a tenant’s lease is a top priority for fair housing advocates.