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NAACP president calls for end of Md. death penalty

ANNAPOLIS — NAACP President Benjamin Jealous said Tuesday that Maryland needs to abolish capital punishment to help lead the way in ending it in other states, and he believes the September execution of Troy Davis in Georgia last year has ...

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Convicted murderer granted a new trial after Miranda rights violation (access required)

A detective undermined a convicted murderer’s Miranda rights by saying an interrogation was “between you and me, bud,” the Court of Appeals held Monday in granting a new trial to a Baltimore County man. Detective Steve Schrott used the phrase ...

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