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Senate begins debate on O’Malley’s gun control bill

In what amounted to a preview of the grand debate expected to continue in the Senate through Thursday, lawmakers argued Tuesday over mental health and licensing provisions in Gov. Martin O’Malley’s gun control bill for nearly three hours.

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Eye on Annapolis: Death penalty and gun votes coming Thursday night, no matter how late

The chairman of the Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee said the panel will vote on Gov. Martin O’Malley’s death penalty repeal bill and gun control package tonight — even if they’re working until midnight. Sen. Brian E. Frosh, D-Montgomery, said he ...

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Panel to vote on death penalty, gun bills next week

This slow-starting session of the Maryland General Assembly may receive a jolt next week when a Senate committee votes on bills that would eliminate the death penalty and enact a number of new gun control measures.

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