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Frederick County board repeals English-only ordinance (access required)

FREDERICK — The elected leaders of Frederick County are repealing an ordinance requiring that county business be conducted in English. The Frederick News-Post reported on Twitter that the County Council voted 4-3 to repeal the measure Tuesday evening in Frederick. ...

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Barry Rosen: Beware of English-only rules (access required)

The federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission announced last year that Delano Regional Medical Center, an acute-care hospital in California's San Joaquin Valley, agreed to pay $975,000 to settle a class action national origin discrimination lawsuit brought on behalf of a class of approximately 70 Filipino-American hospital workers.

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Carroll County to vote on making English official language

The Carroll County Commissioners are deciding whether to make English the official language of the county government. The vote Thursday in Westminster caps four months of debate. The resolution was introduced to the all-Republican board in September by Commissioner Haven ...

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Frederick County makes English official language

FREDERICK — Frederick County officials have passed an ordinance making English the official language of county government. The Board of County Commissioners voted 4-1 for the measure Tuesday after a nearly three-hour meeting. It requires official actions of Frederick County ...

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