U.S. District Court

Md. AG Frosh challenges allegation of unconstitutional sentences

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Maryland has urged a federal judge to dismiss a civil-rights lawsuit claiming the state is unconstitutionally holding more than 200 juvenile offenders who are now adults under de facto sentences of life in prison without the possibility of parole because Maryland governors have historically not granted parole to lifers.

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$202K settlement in landmark Md. sexual orientation discrimination lawsuit

A Baltimore-based pallet company has agreed to pay more than $200,000 to settle one of the first cases brought by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission alleging unlawful discrimination based on sexual orientation. Pallet Companies, known as IFCO Systems, will pay ...

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