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Judge awards $30.7 million to Baltimore police, fire retirees

In approving the proposal to amend Rule 702, the advisory committee was blunt in its criticism of federal courts for not adhering to the previous iteration of the rule.

A Baltimore judge on Tuesday awarded $30.7 million to retired and retirement-eligible city police and firefighters in compensation for changes Baltimore made to its pension system that eliminated a stock market-based benefit. Baltimore City Circuit Judge Julie R. Rubin’s award ...

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Eatery’s foundation gives equipment grants to Md. fire companies

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The Florida-based Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation, the nonprofit of Firehouse Subs, is set to mark more than $50,000 in equipment grants to Maryland fire companies at local Firehouse Subs franchise restaurants on Friday. Westminster Fire Engine & Hose Co. No. 1 received ...

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Former firefighter appeals dismissal of breach of contract claim against the city of Baltimore, arguing it was premature and an abuse of discretion to decide Appellant did not have grounds to pursue a breach of contract claim per the Memorandum of Understanding.

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Baltimore Co. firefighters OK contract extension

Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz announced that the Baltimore County Professional Fire Fighters IAFF Local 1311, representing county firefighters and paramedics, ratified extensions of the current labor agreement for two years. The contract was set to expire on June 30, ...

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