Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

Tag Archives: campaign

Former Ehrlich aide scheduled for robocall trial

An aide to former Gov. Robert Ehrlich is scheduled to go on trial for allegedly using robocalls to suppress voter turnout in Maryland’s 2010 governor’s race. Paul Schurick’s trial is scheduled to begin Monday in Baltimore City Circuit Court. It’s ...

Read More »

Robocall trial pushed to 2012

The trial of a political operative accused of trying to sabotage Gov. Martin O’Malley’s re-election with robocalls was postponed until Feb. 6 after the judge assigned to hear the case recused himself Tuesday because O’Malley had appointed him to the ...

Read More »

Metro starts information campaign on rail work

WASHINGTON — Tired of broken Metro escalators? Bothered by constant rail work and other inconveniences? Metro officials unveiled a new information campaign Thursday aimed at keeping riders up to speed about an ongoing effort to rebuild the 35-year-old transit system. ...

Read More »

Grand juries looking into possible campaign-law violations by Ehrlich staffers

Federal and Maryland grand juries have been convened to investigate possible campaign-law violations by staff members of Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.’s 2010 gubernatorial run, a lawyer for defendants in a related lawsuit stated in court papers filed Wednesday. The grand ...

Read More »

Attorneys for media outlets urge access in John Edwards sex tape case

RALEIGH, N.C. — Attorneys for media outlets asked a North Carolina judge on Friday to pull back the cloak of privacy that has allowed records to be kept secret in a lawsuit filed by the mistress of former presidential candidate ...

Read More »