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Justice Reinvestment Act gets bipartisan show of support

ANNAPOLIS -- Maryland Republicans and Democrats met for bagels and bipartisanship Wednesday to voice support for the Justice Reinvestment Act, a bill aimed at reducing the prison population by diverting nonviolent offenders to drug treatment rather than incarceration. Former Gov. Robert Ehrlich, a Republican, joined delegates and senators from both parties Wednesday morning in Annapolis. He ...