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New state prosecutor: Role a challenge, ‘natural capstone’ for career

New Maryland State Prosecutor Charlton Howard III. (Submitted photo)

Just days into his tenure as Maryland’s newest state prosecutor, Charlton Howard III said the job could be the highlight of his career in public service. “I enjoy government service very much,” Howard said. “I truly get a satisfaction out of ...

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Md., 22 other states sue Trump to keep Calif.’s auto emission rules

FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 30, 2017, file photo, vehicles crowd Highway 50 in Sacramento, Calif. California Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced, Friday Sept. 20, 2019 that 23 states have filed a lawsuit to stop the Trump administration from revoking California's authority to set emission standards for cars and trucks. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)

Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh joined a coalition of attorneys general that sued Friday to stop the Trump administration from revoking California’s authority to set greenhouse gas emission and fuel economy standards for cars and trucks, in a battle ...

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Frosh seeks to revive suit over Trump’s D.C. hotel

Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh said the Maryland Court of Appeals’ erroneous ruling struck down a state agency’s valid determination that a convicted human trafficker must register because his victim was a child. (File photo)

Maryland’s attorney general is seeking to revive the state’s lawsuit alleging corruption by President Donald Trump in the handling of his hotel property in Washington. Brian E. Frosh, with the District of Columbia’s attorney general, is urging the full 4th ...

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Appointed Attorneys Program has provided counsel to thousands

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In 2013, when Maryland’s highest court recognized people’s constitutional right to have an attorney present at their initial court appearance, officials had to make that right a reality – and find a way to pay for it. They were frantic. ...

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Frosh, Davis focus on government response to opioid crisis

Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh said the Maryland Court of Appeals’ erroneous ruling struck down a state agency’s valid determination that a convicted human trafficker must register because his victim was a child. (File photo)

As more and more jurisdictions file lawsuits against drug manufacturers for their role in the opioid crisis, officials at a conference in Baltimore on Thursday stressed that a multifaceted approach was needed to target opioid addiction in Maryland and across ...

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