Author Archives: The Washington Post

New law promised Md.’s female inmates free tampons. They’re still paying.


Female inmates in Maryland are still paying for tampons, sometimes at high prices, despite a law requiring free access to feminine hygiene products in the state’s prison system. Republican Gov. Larry Hogan signed legislation last year to ensure a free ...

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Maryland Dream Act closer to expansion


ANNAPOLIS — Maryland lawmakers want to increase the number of undocumented immigrants who are afforded the chance to receive in-state tuition breaks. The General Assembly approved legislation that expands the Maryland Dream Act, a 2012 law that grants an in-state ...

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