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Lawsuit over transgender man’s surgery puts spotlight on UMMS Catholic hospital

When St. Joseph Medical Center joined the University of Maryland Medical System in 2012, the hospital underwent an unusual transformation. The longtime Catholic hospital was no longer run by a religious institution. But it remained committed to Catholic principles, including ...

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Lawsuit against prisoner transport company alleges horrific conditions

A routine prisoner transport from Maryland to South Carolina turned into a nine-day ordeal in which detainees experienced dangerous and disgusting conditions, according to a lawsuit pending in federal court. A federal judge ruled last week that claims against the ...

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Lawsuit: Md. park police exchanged racist, extremist text messages

A Black police officer with the Maryland-National Capital Park Police was subjected to racist and abusive messages sent in a group text with fellow officers, some of whom made references to a “race war” and far-right extremist groups, a new ...

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Trade secrets lawsuit names ex-Ehrlich chief of staff, St. Mary’s County judge, prosecutor

A wide-ranging lawsuit alleging embezzlement and theft of trade secrets from an Annapolis-based eCommerce company makes claims against several prominent Marylanders, including the chief judge of St. Mary’s County Orphans’ Court, a deputy state’s attorney in the county, and a ...

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