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Tag Archives: Attorney General

Quest for handgun-permit stay heads to 4th Circuit

In a motion filed late Friday, Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler asked the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to keep Maryland’s handgun-permit process in place while he challenges a ruling that would force the state to rewrite it. Gansler’s ...

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Eye Opener: Gambling bill could be finished Friday

Gov. Martin O’Malley could have a draft of a bill that would expand gambling in Maryland ready for lawmakers to read Friday. The bill would likely include provisions that would allow a casino at National Harbor in Prince George’s, legalize ...

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Frosh contemplates attorney-general run

Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee Chair Brian E. Frosh, D-Montgomery, said Thursday that he is seriously contemplating a run to succeed Douglas F. Gansler...

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Attorney General: Pit bull law on hold

An opinion from the Office of the Maryland Attorney General could ease the mind of pit bull owners and their landlords, but an Upper Shore lawmaker cautioned that the opinion is not binding. The opinion, signed by Assistant Attorney General ...

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2 UMBC employees leave due to questionable card purchases

ANNAPOLIS — Two employees at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County have either resigned or been dismissed after state auditors cited questionable use of corporate purchasing cards. A state audit, which was released Tuesday, says the university lacked adequate controls ...

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Sandusky wants sex-abuse trial postponed

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Jerry Sandusky’s lawyer on Wednesday asked for a delay in the former Penn State assistant football coach’s child sex-abuse trial, saying he needed more time to prepare and that he was still waiting for disclosure of prosecution ...

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