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Md. reaches 5,000-signature accord with political parties (access required)

The Green and Libertarian parties will each need to garner 5,000 signatures – half of the required 10,000 — by Aug. 3 to have their candidate’s names on November’s general election ballot. The revised requirement is part of a settlement ...

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Md. Green, Libertarian parties seek petition relief amid stay-at-home order

Saying their petition drives have stalled amid the governor’s stay-at-home directive, Maryland’s Green and Libertarian parties are seeking a federal court order suspending the state’s requirement that they collect thousands more signatures in order to place their candidates’ names on ...

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Eye Opener: Baltimore casino could be approved July 31 (access required)

The Video Lottery Terminal Location Commission — more commonly known as the slots commission — has announced that it will meet July 31. The biggest ticket item on the agenda? The award of the license for a downtown Baltimore casino, ...

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Green Party to choose between Roseanne Barr, rival at Baltimore event (access required)

Roseanne Barr, her political rival and about 450 members of the Green Party will converge in Baltimore this week, as the party meets to choose its candidate for the November presidential election. However, choosing between Barr and the frontrunner, Dr. ...

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Upper Marlboro woman guilty in crash that killed U.S. Senate candidate

UPPER MARLBORO — A driver who struck and killed a Green Party candidate for U.S. Senate in 2010 has been convicted of failing to remain at the scene of an accident. Forty-three-year-old Christy Littleford of Upper Marlboro faces up to ...

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Court of Appeals: Greens, Libertarians need more signatures (access required)

Maryland’s top court on Monday dealt a blow to the Libertarian and Green parties, unanimously finding that each group is still more than 4,000 signatures short of the 10,000 needed to get a candidate for office on the ballot this ...

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Maryland judge puts Libertarian, Green parties back on ballot

ANNAPOLIS — A judge has ruled the Libertarian and Green political parties have enough signatures from registered voters to be recognized on Maryland ballots. Retired Anne Arundel County Circuit Court Judge Eugene Lerner made the ruling Tuesday. The parties’ candidates ...

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Maryland State Board of Elections to re-examine third-party signatures

ANNAPOLIS — The Maryland State Board of Elections will take another look at signatures that were deemed invalid in a drive by the Libertarian Party and Green Party to have their candidates recognized on state ballots, an attorney for the ...

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