All is not lost for plaintiffs who fail without “good cause” to serve notice to defendants within 90 days of filing suit, a federal appeals court ruled.Read More »
On any given day in the United States, at least 137,000 men and women sit behind bars on simple drug possession charges, according to a report released Wednesday by the American Civil Liberties Union and Human Rights Watch. Nearly two-thirds ...Read More »
A new state policy could mean that Maryland inmates serving parole-eligible life sentences for their childhood crimes may now be considered for minimum-security facilities and possibly work-release programs. The Baltimore Sun reports Public Safety Secretary Stephen T. Moyer this month ...
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Legislators in the upcoming General Assembly are expected to consider changes to several laws governing policing, including measures to amend the state’s Law Enforcement Officers’ Bill of Rights. The expected legislation stems from the work of one legislative panel charged ...Read More »