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Harford sheriff: Racial bias allegation by attorney ‘unfounded’ (access required)

Representatives from the Harford County Sheriff’s Office declared an allegation of racial bias in a courthouse last month “unfounded” Tuesday, but attorneys for the Maryland Legal Aid attorney who made the complaint continue to believe their client was treated differently ...

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Black lawyer accuses Harford Co. deputy of discrimination (access required)

A Maryland Legal Aid attorney is accusing a sheriff’s deputy of racial discrimination for detaining him outside a courtroom earlier this month and accusing him of being his absent client, not the client’s attorney. Rashad James, who is black, says that ...

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ACLU sues ICE for records about Harford Co. detention program (access required)

The ACLU of Maryland filed a federal Freedom of Information Act lawsuit against Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Wednesday seeking details about Harford County's implementation of a program to detain arrested individuals for immigration screening.

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Age discrimination suit against Harford County Sheriff’s Office moves forward (access required)

A longtime crime analyst manager’s age discrimination lawsuit against the Harford County Sheriff’s Office will proceed after a federal judge denied the employer’s motion for summary judgment. Angela Royster claims she was overlooked for a promotion three years ago in ...

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