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Letter to the editor: A misguided attack from the Editorial Advisory Board

From its invocation in the headline of unsheared “sheep” to the description in its final sentence of Baltimore as a “lawless enclave,” the Dec. 8 work product of The Daily Record’s esteemed Editorial Advisory Board grossly deviated from the board’s ...

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A fuller picture of the Small Business Investment Company program

Vast segments of the financial markets have become largely inaccessible to minority-owned small businesses in Baltimore. However, The Daily Record’s coverage of the program hosted by Mayor Pugh missed several key points. Throughout the day, there were a number of ...

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Letter to the editor: Lawyers, give one hour to make a difference

This year marks the 20th anniversary of Maryland Legal Aid’s Equal Justice Council, one of very few associations in the country whose members unite for the sole purpose of supporting the work of a legal aid organization. The EJC was ...

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Letter to the editor: Impartial justice

Violent crime in Baltimore is understandably a source of concern to all residents of the city and others. The Maryland Judiciary, especially judges who work and live in the City, share in this concern. Recent public discussion makes it important ...

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Letter to the editor: The rest of the story on bail reform

In large letters, a June 12 headline in The Daily Record asked, “Is this bail reform?” The article quoted several defense lawyers – favorable to bail bondsmen – and compiled some statistics to that the number of defendants denied bail ...

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Letter: Nilson not the only one unaware of Allen’s past

Last week, outgoing Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake terminated the employment of one of the most dedicated and diligent public servants, City Solicitor George Nilson. Nilson, who previously served as Maryland’s deputy attorney general and for years was a partner in ...

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Del. Dan Morhaim: No conflict in medical marijuana roles

The Daily Record’s Editorial Advisory Board’s Aug. 3 editorial (“A prescription for Dr. Morhaim’s ethical problem”) misstates many of the facts concerning my involvement with the medical cannabis issue. Had the Editorial Advisory Board contacted me, I would have shared ...

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