Editorial: The start of the session

House Speaker Michael Busch, left, greets Gov. Larry Hogan in the House Chamber in Annapolis on Wednesday, the first day of the General Assembly session. (Maximilian Franz/The Daily Record)

The 2017 Maryland General Assembly session got underway Wednesday with a fair amount of partisan bluster. Most of it was tolerable. All of it was predictable. What strikes us worth remarking on is an emerging effort on the part of ...

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Editorial: Moving forward after Freddie Gray

Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby made the right decision Wednesday to drop the remaining charges against three officers charged in connection with the death of Freddie Gray. Three straight acquittals, accompanied by Baltimore City Circuit Judge Barry Williams’ ...

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