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News briefs – Legal edition

Foreclosure scammers slammed in courtMaryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler said Tuesday the Consumer Protection Division won a judgment in Baltimore City Circuit Court against brothers Michael K. Lewis and Earnest Lewis, Cheryl Brooke, In the House Technology Inc. and ...

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Annie E. Casey Foundation's Nelson set the standard

This summer, Douglas W. Nelson, president and chief executive officer of The Annie E. Casey Foundation, and I compared notes about being the long-time leader of a nonprofit organization. Little did I know that our ruminating about leadership styles, reliance on great staff, and the privilege of working for organizations addressing the critical issues of the day had even more meaning for him.

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News briefs – Business edition

ACPT to be acquiredAmerican Community Properties Trust, of St. Charles, a real estate development company, announced it has agreed to be acquired by FCP Fund I L.P., of Washington, D.C., in an all-cash transaction. FCP will acquire all of the ...

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Donna’s cafe, landlord settle ADA complaint

The Donna’s café in Baltimore’s historic Mount Vernon neighborhood will soon be accessible for patrons with disabilities, thanks to a long-awaited settlement with the Department of Justice.

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News briefs – Legal edition

Domestic violence cases heard by videoOfficials say people seeking temporary protective orders at the Montgomery County Family Justice Center can have their requests heard by a judge via live video link. The pilot program was started by the Maryland Judiciary. ...

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How should the courts impose solutions?

The debate over whether the mission of the judicial branch of government should be enhanced to include a problem-solving component is over!

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