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ANNAPOLIS — Laws in 2012 prompted Maryland’s first statewide ballot referendum in 20 years, allowing marriage equality, the Dream Act and congressional redistricting to be upheld by voters. And if those who don’t agree with Maryland’s likely ban of the ...Read More »
After years of trying, Gov. Martin O’Malley finally has won legislative approval of two priorities of his administration: a ban on capital punishment and a measure to develop offshore wind. What helped cause the breakthrough? Political scientists say a state ...
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ANNAPOLIS — One week after the Maryland Senate passed a bill to repeal the state’s death penalty, the House of Delegates is poised to do the same. But in spite of the expected success of Gov. Martin O’Malley’s bill to ...Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Martin O’Malley’s bill to end the death penalty moved one step closer to becoming law Friday when a House of Delegates’ Judiciary Committee passed the measure in a 14-8 vote. The bill, already passed by the Senate, ...Read More »