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Man incompetent to stand trial in hospital slaying

ELLICOTT CITY — A man accused of killing a fellow patient at a state mental hospital has been found incompetent to stand trial. The Howard County State’s Attorney’s office says Judge Louis Becker ruled Thursday that Andre Mayo is not ...

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Re-evaluation ordered in Jessup mental hospital slaying

ELLICOTT CITY — A Howard County judge will order another evaluation of whether a man accused of killing a fellow patient at a state mental hospital is competent to stand trial. The judge heard Tuesday from a psychiatrist who determined ...

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Howard County Council passes gender identity law

ELLICOTT CITY — The Howard County Council has adopted a measure prohibiting discrimination based on gender identity and expression. The Council voted in favor of the legislation Monday night. It bars discrimination in housing, law enforcement, employment, public accommodations, financing ...

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Wockenfuss Candies moving into new Parkville home

How sweet it is. That’s what neighbors in Parkville are saying now that the new Wockenfuss Homemade Candies has opened in an abandoned discount outlet near Northern Parkway and Chesley Avenue. A small U.S. Post Office is also stationed in ...

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Maryland teen in ‘Jihad Jane’ case pleads not guilty

PHILADELPHIA — A high school honors student from Maryland pleaded not guilty Monday to charges he helped the American terrorist dubbed “Jihad Jane” raise money and recruits for a Muslim holy war. Mohammad Hassan Khalid, 18, of Ellicott City, entered ...

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Trial delayed in slaying of mental patient in Jessup

ELLICOTT CITY — The trial for a man accused of killing a fellow patient at a state mental hospital has been postponed until February after the defendant became ill. Jury selection was to begin Monday in Howard County Circuit Court ...

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Trial delayed in Jessup slaying of mental patient

ELLICOTT CITY — The trial for a man accused of killing a fellow patient at a state mental hospital has been postponed after the defendant became ill. Jury selection was to begin Monday in Howard County Circuit Court for the ...

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