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On the Record

The Daily Record's law news blog

Chalk this up to a Fourth Amendment violation perhaps

Welcome to Monday, the 54th anniversary of the U.S. Senate’ s confirmation of Thurgood Marshall to the Supreme Court. Here are some news items to get your week started. — Is chalking tires a Fourth Amendment violation or merely an ...

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What would you do with a $1 award in attorney’s fees?

Welcome to Monday, the 74th anniversary of the first Little League World Series championship game.  The Maynard Midget League of Williamsport, Pennsylvania, defeated the Lock Haven All Stars of Lock Haven, Pennsylvania, 16-7. Here are some news items to get ...

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Should vaccination be a condition of probation?

Welcome to Monday, the 44th anniversary of Elvis Presley‘s death. Here are some news items to get your week started. — Ohio judges require vaccination as a condition of probation. — Polish court rejects libel suit against Holocaust researchers. — ...

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Judge seems skeptical of eviction moratorium (access required)

Welcome to Monday, the 47th anniversary of President Richard Nixon’s resignation and President Gerald Ford’s announcement that “our long national nightmare” was over. Here are some news items to get your week started. — Judge appears skeptical of new federal ...

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Hogan will consider three judges, attorney for vacant high court seat (access required)

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan will likely select the next judge on the state’s high court from among three judges and an attorney. The Appellate Judicial Nominating Commission has sent to Hogan’s desk a list of candidates for the Court of ...

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‘Zoombombing’ claims settle for $85 million

Welcome to Monday, the 28th anniversary of the $173 million purchase of the Baltimore Orioles by an investment team led by attorney Peter G. Angelos. Here are some news items to get your week started. — Zoom agrees to pay ...

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Was the Texas Supreme Court bought?

Welcome to Monday, July 26, the 31st anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Here are some news items to get your week started. Did a Texas-sized donation change the state Supreme Court’s mind? Police reform laws sow confusion in ...

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Can employers mandate vaccinations?

Welcome to Monday, the third anniversary of the slaying of five employees of the Capital Gazette in Annapolis. The lives of Gerald Fischman, Rob Hiaasen, John McNamara, Rebecca Smith and Wendi Winters are honored annually on June 28, Freedom of ...

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