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Baltimore law office rolls out red carpet for ‘Veep’

The local law world is going Hollywood this week. The Baltimore office of DLA Piper was featured in the season premiere of the new HBO show, “Veep,” which premiered Sunday night. The show stars Julia Louis-Dreyfus, best known as Elaine ...

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Anne Arundel police release details about dossiers in Leopold case

ANNAPOLIS — Anne Arundel County police have released documents that show that officers and staff researched County Executive John Leopold’s political opponents. Police released the documents Wednesday in response to requests by the American Civil Liberties Union of Maryland and ...

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No rest for the (potentially) campaigning

Gov. Martin O’Malley and Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell squared off on national television Sunday, the latest joint television appearance by potential future presidential candidates separated by party lines and the Potomac River. O’Malley, head of the Democratic Governors Association and ...

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Leopold maintains business as usual after indictment

ANNAPOLIS — Anne Arundel County Executive John R. Leopold has hardly shunned the spotlight since he was indicted March 2 on charges of misusing his police detail for personal and political gain. The Capital newspaper of Annapolis reports that Leopold ...

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Hail to the chief? Not so fast

For most of the nation, presidential campaign politics are playing out in far-away places like Michigan, Florida, New Hampshire and Iowa as Republican candidates take turns eviscerating one another and swapping leads in the polls. But do not despair, residents of the Free ...

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Sentencing set for former Ehrlich aide in robocalls case

A political aide to former Gov. Robert Ehrlich faces up to 12 years in prison for conspiring to use Election Day robocalls in what prosecutors cast as an effort to suppress black voter turnout. A sentencing hearing is scheduled for ...

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