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Baltimore police officer sentenced in towing scheme

A Baltimore police officer has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for his role in a towing company extortion scheme. A statement from the Maryland U.S. attorney’s office says 37-seven-year-old Samuel Ocasio of Edgewood was sentenced Friday by U.S. ...

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Henson hit with $1M judgment

A federal judge on Tuesday ordered Universal Elections and its owner, Julius Henson, to pay a total of $1 million to the state for violating federal law by sending recorded telephone messages to more than 112,000 Democrats in Baltimore city ...

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Judge rejects sprinter’s claims against maker of energy supplement

A Maryland sprinter with dreams of world-class glory and sneaker endorsements lost a $1.6 million lawsuit against the drug company whose supplement he blames for a career-ending six-month suspension from competitive racing. Philippe H. DeRosier Jr.’s evidence of lost income ...

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U.S. court narrows suit of woman injured by broken forceps

A federal judge in Baltimore has applied Virginia law in dismissing strict-liability claims against the maker of forceps that broke inside an Anne Arundel County woman undergoing a hysterectomy. A piece of the forceps remained in Kimberly E. Williams’ pelvis ...

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Historically black schools fight for trial

A federal judge in Baltimore heard arguments Wednesday on a motion to end a lawsuit accusing Maryland of second-class treatment of its historically black colleges and universities. Judge Catherine C. Blake said she would rule as soon as possible. At ...

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Court dismisses suit against members of Maryland Guard

A federal court has dismissed a whistleblower suit brought by a captain in the Maryland Air National Guard against fellow pilots who allegedly falsified flight training records to bump up their pay. The U.S. District Court in Baltimore on Wednesday ...

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Westminster businessman sentenced to 15 months

A Westminster businessman who conspired to steal more than $1 million from the Maryland Legal Aid Bureau over the course of a decade has been sentenced to 15 months in prison. Wendell “Sonny” Jackson, 60, who was sentenced Friday by ...

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