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As state lawsuit draws to close, city pensioners’ federal case may resume

Baltimore firefighters battle a three-alarm fire April 27 at a senior living facility under construction at Federal and Chester Streets in East Baltimore. (Jerry Jackson/The Baltimore Sun via AP)

A federal judge reopened a case last week challenging aspects of Baltimore’s pension system for police and firefighters that had been stayed for more than two years while state litigation was pending. The plaintiffs, active and retired Baltimore first responders ...

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Freddie Gray defendants seek dismissal of reckless endangerment charge

From top row, left, Caesar R. Goodson Jr., Garrett E. Miller and Edward M. Nero, and bottom row from left, William G. Porter, Brian W. Rice and Alicia D. White, the six police officers charged with felonies ranging from assault to murder in the death of Freddie Gray. (Baltimore Police Department via AP)

Attorneys for three of the police officers charged in connection with the death of Freddie Gray in April are seeking to have reckless endangerment charges dismissed because they claim failing to seatbelt a prisoner alone does not constitute a crime. ...

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Baltimore spending panel to consider $150K settlement for police shooting

The Baltimore Board of Estimates is scheduled to consider Wednesday a $150,000 settlement with a physically and mentally disabled man who allegedly was wielding a knife when he was allegedly shot by a city police officer in 2012. David Yim ...

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Baltimore judge dismisses wrongful death lawsuits over Select Lounge shooting

A Baltimore City Circuit judge has dismissed wrongful death actions against Baltimore police officers for a 2011 incident that killed two men, including a plainclothes officer, outside the Select Lounge. Judge Videtta A. Brown granted a motion for judgment of ...

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