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Attorneys’ fees in $190M Levy settlement challenged again

The class counsel representing former patients of Nikita Levy have "placed themselves in irreconcilable conflicts" by preferring their 4,000 direct clients over the the entire 8,000-plus plaintiffs who will share in a $190 million settlement, according to a memorandum filed last week challenging the proposed attorneys' fees.

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Airlines ask Congress to roll back airfare rule

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Airlines tried and failed to block a federal rule making them tell passengers up front the full cost of airfare, including government taxes and fees. So they're trying another route, asking Congress to do what the Obama administration and the courts refused to do: roll back the law.

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Tense moments color nearly 6-hour Board of Public Works meeting

Gov. Martin O'Malley did not appear to enjoy himself during a nearly six hour meeting of the Board of Public Works on Wednesday.

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U.S. judge strikes Fed’s cap on debit ‘swipe’ fees

WASHINGTON — A federal judge has struck down a rule setting a cap on the fees that banks can charge merchants for handling debit card purchases, saying the Federal Reserve didn’t have the authority to set the limit in 2011. ...

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Anne Arundel council overrides stormwater fee veto

ANNAPOLIS — The Anne Arundel County Council has voted to override the county executive’s veto of a stormwater remediation fee and will now consider emergency legislation to modify the fee. The new legislation introduced Wednesday would lower the commercial properties ...

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