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Experts: Indictments not likely to change defense lawyers’ approach in Freddie Gray case

Defense lawyers for the six police officers charged in connection with the death last month of Freddie Gray had been anticipating grand jury indictments for their clients. And legal observers say little from Thursday’s announcement will affect how they proceed ...

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C. Fraser Smith: Between realism and despair

Hoping to offer perspective and support to a city sagging under the weight of unrest, the Maryland Film Festival’s Jed Deitz called David Simon. Simon’s working on an HBO treatment of Taylor Branch’s civil rights history. He seemed to be ...

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Grand jury indicts 6 Baltimore police officers in Freddie Gray’s death

A Baltimore grand jury Thursday indicted six police officers in the death of Freddie Gray. Prosecutors’ investigation into Gray’s death yielded additional information that was presented to the grand jury, Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby said at a ...

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In Freddie Gray court filings, a strategy behind the blustery rhetoric

“Extra-prosecutorial motivations and ambitions.” “Like a pinball on a machine far past TILT.” Defendants “served up to the masses.” The six Baltimore police officers charged in connection with the death of Freddie Gray have yet to appear in court, but ...

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Mosby disputes conflict of interest claims

Baltimore’s top prosecutor has filed a blistering response to conflict of interest allegations raised by lawyers for six police officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray. The defense lawyers asked that a judge replace State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby with ...

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‘Take a chance on these people’

Christopher Wilson is trying to put people to work, people a lot of employers don’t want to hire. He spends part of his time doing workforce development for the nonprofit Greater Homewood Community Development Corporation, helping others – many of ...

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