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House bill delays Marcellus Shale drilling

ANNAPOLIS — Natural gas drilling in western Maryland would be restricted until the state finishes a two-year study under a bill passed by House lawmakers in Annapolis. The House voted 98-40 on Wednesday to approve the measure affecting drilling in ...

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Lawyers seek to double fees in Indian claims case

WASHINGTON — Lawyers representing Native Americans helped win a record $3.4 billion settlement with the federal government. Now they want a judge to double their fees. Instead of being paid up to $99.9 million, as initially agreed, attorney Dennis Gingold ...

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