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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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PG County sues 3M, DuPont over ‘forever chemicals’ in waterways

Prince George’s County is suing a group of chemical companies for their handling of PFAS — also known as “forever chemicals” — that have been identified in Maryland’s waterways. PFAS — per-and polyfluoroalkyl substances — are found in many products, ...

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