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Editorial: Big shoes to fill for police commissioner’s replacement

Baltimore is losing its police commissioner. And what a loss it will be. Frederick H. Bealefeld III is retiring Aug. 1. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said the commissioner, who is 49 and has been with the department for 31 years, had ...

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Baltimore law office rolls out red carpet for ‘Veep’

The local law world is going Hollywood this week. The Baltimore office of DLA Piper was featured in the season premiere of the new HBO show, “Veep,” which premiered Sunday night. The show stars Julia Louis-Dreyfus, best known as Elaine ...

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AG Holder, Sonja Sohn speak at ‘Defending Childhood’ hearing

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and Sonja Sohn, who played Kima Greggs on HBO's "The Wire," were the headliners at the Defending Childhood Task Force hearing held Tuesday morning at the University of Maryland's law school in Baltimore. Baseball legend Joe Torre is co-chair of the task force, which collects testimony about children exposed to violence.

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HBO signs on for ‘VEEP’ pilot shot in Baltimore

WASHINGTON — HBO has picked up a political satire series called “VEEP,” starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus. The show features the “Seinfeld” star as a former senator who becomes vice president. The pilot was filmed in Baltimore as a stand-in for Washington. ...

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