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Caroline County judge reportedly under investigation extends leave

A Caroline County judge said to be under investigation remains on leave. Circuit Court Judge Jonathan Newell remains on paid leave for another two weeks, according to a Maryland Judiciary spokeswoman. Newell first went on leave in July as reports ...

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Salisbury agency violated free speech by declining PETA’s ads, group alleges

The animal rights group PETA argues the Salisbury area transit agency violated its constitutional right to free speech by rejecting its request to post “Close the slaughterhouses” signs on public buses.

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Former BCCC professor who sold grades for cash sentenced to 1 year

Math professor Edward Ennels had a simple offer for his students at Baltimore City Community College. You want good grades, you pay me. Ennels offered students favorable grades on a sliding scale. He often haggled with them regarding the amount ...

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Jury awards $5M after Baltimore boy with badly broken leg not given care at school

A Baltimore jury awarded $5 million this week to the family of a 9-year-old boy who severely broke his leg during a schoolyard football game but was provided only mustard and a washcloth to bite on by public school personnel ...

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