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Tag Archives: Attorney General Brian E. Frosh

Frosh claims victory over NRA

Sen. Brian E. Frosh says the National Rifle Association's decision to fight Maryland's yet-to-be-signed gun control law in court rather than at the polls shows the pro-gun organization knows state voters would uphold the law.

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Sponsor says amendment guts dog-bite bill

Legislation to overturn a Maryland high court ruling holding pit bull owners strictly liable for injuries their dogs cause hit a snag last week when a Senate committee approved an amendment that a sponsoring delegate said guts the bill and violates an agreement he had with the panel’s chairman.

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After 11-hour marathon in Senate, gun bill’s core remains intact

The state Senate has given preliminary approval to gun control legislation that would force future handgun owners to obtain a license and tightens restrictions on the mentally ill's access to firearms.

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Senate begins debate on O’Malley’s gun control bill

In what amounted to a preview of the grand debate expected to continue in the Senate through Thursday, lawmakers argued Tuesday over mental health and licensing provisions in Gov. Martin O’Malley’s gun control bill for nearly three hours.

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