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Legal opinions – US District, Maryland

Immigration LawDeath of citizen spouse BOTTOM LINE: Congress did not intend to automatically strip an alien of “immediate relative” status where her husband, a citizen, had submitted a petition to establish that status, but died prior to its adjudication and ...

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Heard and By the Numbers

“Wild dogs in the area raided the burn pit and carried off human remains.”Excerpt from a complaint on behalf of soldiers and contractors, alleging that Haliburton Co. and its former subsidiary, KBR, Inc., were responsible for open “burn pits” near ...

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Case digest

Maryland Court of Appeals Professional Responsibility, Disbarment: Disbarment is the appropriate sanction for a lawyer who violated numerous ethics rules by making unauthorized disbursements from client funds, including loans to himself and his law firm. Attorney Grievance Commission of Maryland ...

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News briefs – Business edition

Teacher corps to growThe Baltimore Community Foundation announced on Friday it received “a major gift” from philanthropists Robert E. Meyerhoff and Rheda Becker to the foundation’s Baltimore City Public Schools Fund. The gift, the amount of which was not disclosed, ...

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Maryland Industry Focus: Communications

Overview: ; ; Between the fourth quarters of 2007 and 2008, the Communications industry in Maryland contracted at a rate of 6.3 percent, a loss of more than 2,600 employees. ; Maryland’s Communications industry is composed of the motion picture ...

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