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Baltimore officials: 116 charges filed in drug network bust

More than a dozen members accused of involvement in a Maryland drug trafficking organizations were indicted on charges ranging from murder to conspiracy to kidnap, prosecutors and law enforcement officials announced Tuesday. The indictment laid out 116 charges against 15 ...

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BPD sergeant facing 32-count indictment for alleged pattern of misconduct

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A Baltimore police sergeant is accused of a pattern of harassing and forcibly arresting individuals who observed, filmed or commented on police activity over the course of months. Sgt. Ethan Newberg, a 24-year veteran of the department, was indicted Thursday ...

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Thwarted in court, Mosby turns to federal lobbying over marijuana

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Baltimore courts have again rejected Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby’s attempt to vacate thousands of marijuana convictions. When Mosby announced sweeping policy changes to her office’s approach to marijuana prosecutions nearly six months ago, she said she also wanted to ...

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Judges deny Mosby’s petitions to vacate marijuana convictions

ADVANCE FOR MONDAY, APRIL 17--A marijuana plant being grown for propagation thrives under artificial light March 30, 2000, at a home near Vancouver, Canada. Growers in British Columbia produce pot four times as potent than marijuana grown in Mexico. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Baltimore judges have denied State’s Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby’s attempt to vacate roughly 5,000 marijuana convictions, with at least one judge finding procedural and substantive issues with her office’s filing. Mosby’s office filed two petitions in January, one in Circuit Court ...

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Jury rules for Mosby in lawsuit over prosecutor’s firing

Baltimore City State's Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby. (File photo)

Jurors deliberated for less than 30 minutes Friday afternoon before deciding that Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby did not unlawfully fire a prosecutor in 2015 based on her political support for Mosby’s opponent. Plaintiff Keri L. Borzilleri, who ...

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Ex-prosecutor discusses career before firing by Mosby

Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby, center, announces the indictments of six Baltimore Police officers Thursday on various charges related to the arrest and death of Freddie Gray. The indictments were very similar to the charges Mosby announced about three weeks ago. The most serious charge for each officer, ranging from second-degree "depraved heart" murder to assault, still stood. (Kevin Richardson/The Baltimore Sun via AP)

A former city prosecutor who claims she was fired for supporting the incumbent Baltimore City state’s attorney in 2014 when Marilyn J. Mosby campaigned against him told jurors Tuesday that she had a cordial relationship with Mosby when they were colleagues ...

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Trial begins in prosecutor’s suit over firing by Mosby

Baltimore City State's Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby. (File photo)

A Baltimore jury will decide if State’s Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby violated the Maryland Constitution when she fired a line prosecutor who campaigned for her opponent in the 2014 election. Keri L. Borzilleri’s lawsuit against Mosby began in federal court ...

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