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Proposed legislation would OK retroactive appeal on State Center

Legislation that would create rules to govern public-private partnerships has been amended to target a lawsuit that challenges the contract award for the proposed State Center development in downtown Baltimore, a lawyer for the plaintiffs said. Two amendments — one ...

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Judge dismisses State Center countersuit

A Baltimore City Circuit Court judge Friday dismissed a $100 million countersuit filed by the state Department of General Services against a group of plaintiffs suing to halt the mega State Center development based on charges that the state violated ...

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Legal fight over State Center escalates

The bitter legal wrangling over a lawsuit to halt the $1.5 billion State Center redevelopment has escalated. On Friday, a group of downtown business owners filed a motion to compel discovery against the state stemming from the lawsuit filed last ...

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Waiting for ruling, State Center developer is optimistic

While both sides await a ruling by a Baltimore City Circuit Court judge in a bitter court feud over the $1.5 billion redevelopment of State Center, the chief developer of the project said she remains committed to moving forward. Caroline ...

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Motion to dismiss State Center lawsuit has 3-hour hearing

Did they “hide in the weeds” or are a group of downtown property owners on the brink of financial ruin? A Baltimore City Circuit Court judge heard a motion Wednesday to dismiss a lawsuit by members of the group, who ...

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State Center project on hold

The $1.5 billion redevelopment of State Center, scheduled to break ground later this month with construction of a parking garage, is indefinitely on hold, a state economic development official said. Robert C. Brennan, executive director of the Maryland Economic Development ...

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