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Harford sheriff: Racial bias allegation by attorney ‘unfounded’

Andrew Freeman, left, and Chelsea Crawford, right, of Brown, Goldstein & Levy LLP, sit with their client Rashad James, center, to announce a complaint filed on James' behalf with the Harford County Sheriff's Office. (The Daily Record / Heather Cobun)

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

Andrew Freeman, left, and Chelsea Crawford, right, of Brown, Goldstein & Levy LLP, sit with their client Rashad James, center, to announce a complaint filed on James' behalf with the Harford County Sheriff's Office. (The Daily Record / Heather Cobun)

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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Frosh updates advice for Md. law enforcement on immigration law

Attorney General Brian E. Frosh (File)

Maryland’s top lawyer on Thursday said state and local law enforcement officers may not be prohibited from sharing information about a detainee’s immigration status with federal officials — but they are also not required to do so. Attorney General Brian ...

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