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Mosby fined $1,500 for ‘willful violation’ of gag order in Davis case

A Baltimore circuit judge fined city State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby $1,500 Friday for willfully violating a gag order when she made a comment about a controversial homicide case on Instagram last month. Mosby can avoid paying the fine by following ...

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Independent candidate drops out of Baltimore state’s attorney’s race, leaving Bates as next top prosecutor

Roya Hanna, an independent candidate for Baltimore state's attorney, will drop out of the race Friday and endorse Ivan Bates, the winner of the Democratic primary.

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Crime lab backlogs soared after Baltimore prosecutors pushed to test every gun

In August 2018, amid relentless gun violence sweeping the city, the Baltimore Police Department’s forensic laboratory dramatically shifted priorities: The lab began processing every recovered firearm for fingerprints and DNA instead of testing guns on a case-by-case basis. The policy ...

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Judge won’t toss Davis murder case but finds ‘presumption of vindictiveness’ in other charges

The 2015 murder charges against Keith Davis Jr. can proceed to a fifth trial, a Baltimore circuit judge ruled Thursday, but prosecutors will have to turn over evidence to prove they did not act vindictively when they added more recent ...

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