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Top 5: ‘This is a case for justice, not money’

A disbarred Maryland lawyer is fighting to get her license back, and a Baltimore City judge “axed” a lawsuit filed by an entrepreneur who sought to halt tree clearing for the Baltimore Grand Prix. Those stories and more in this ...

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Life sentence sought in Bethesda yoga shop killing

ROCKVILLE — Prosecutors in Montgomery County plan to seek a sentence of life without parole if a woman charged with killing a co-worker at an upscale yoga clothing shop is convicted of first-degree murder. Brittany Norwood is awaiting trial in ...

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Foreclosure challenges resolved quickly at Montgomery Co. hearing

ROCKVILLE — Attorneys have gotten the message that it is better to dismiss foreclosure proceedings if they didn’t personally sign their names to the documents, Judge John W. Debelius III said Wednesday. “People have dismissed rather than come to a ...

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Week in review: 5/6/11

Towson U. eyes Commons space Administrators at Towson University has been talking with the owner of the nearly vacant Towson Commons about leasing space to use for classrooms and academic offices. Some local leaders have said such a conversion could rejuvenate ...

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Court: Tax preparer can’t be sued for credit violations

BOSTON, MA — A tax preparer that arranges refund anticipation loans for its customers is not subject to state disclosure requirements applicable to credit services, the Court of Special Appeals has ruled in affirming the Montgomery County Circuit Court’s dismissal. ...

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Fired manager can sue hotel for hiring her supervisor

The Maryland Workers’ Compensation Act does not bar a lawsuit by a woman who says her supervisor fired her for complaining that a co-worker grabbed her and kissed her, the state’s top court held. The Court of Appeals revived Kathleen ...

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