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4th Circuit upholds ‘compassionate release’ denial for Baltimore convict

An immunocompromised federal inmate who contracted COVID-19 was validly denied early release from prison based on the seriousness of his conviction for having participated in gang-related drug trafficking in northwest Baltimore, a U.S. appeals court ruled Wednesday. In a published ...

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U.S. judge dismisses challenge to Hogan’s COVID-19 orders

A federal judge on Wednesday dismissed a constitutional challenge to Gov. Larry Hogan’s safer at home orders, calling the governor’s directives a valid effort to achieve Maryland’s significant goal of protecting the public from the deadly COVID-19 virus. With her ...

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