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Week in review – 6/1/12: Baltimore County to study Sparrows Point use

Officials: We’ll shut down EBDI project A group of East Baltimore elected officials vowed to shut down construction, public funding and permits at the $1.8 billion East Baltimore Development Inc. project, saying that the massive development effort has failed to ...

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Eye Opener: The Maryland Live! labyrinth

If you haven’t seen The Daily Record‘s photo slide show of the new Maryland Live! casino in Hanover, take a look. After getting a tour yesterday afternoon, it seems like it will be hard to resist visiting the casino after ...

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Henson’s defense lawyer played to his strengths, observers say

Despite the same prosecutors, the same set of facts and the same defense — each defendant blaming each other — two separate city juries have handed down wildly varying verdicts over a series of automated calls made to Democrat voters ...

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Jurors resume deliberations in robocalls case

Jurors have begun the third day of deliberations in the trial of a campaign consultant accused of using Election Day robocalls to suppress black voter turnout in the 2010 gubernatorial election. Jurors began deliberations Wednesday afternoon and returned Friday morning ...

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Deliberations to begin in robocalls trial

Maryland’s state prosecutor calls the claim of a campaign consultant for Republican former Gov. Robert Ehrlich that 2010 Election Day robocalls were a counterintuitive attempt to stimulate voter turnout “ridiculous.” Attorneys presented closing arguments Wednesday in the trial of Julius ...

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Closing arguments underway in robocalls trial

Maryland’s state prosecutor says a campaign consultant for Republican former governor Robert Ehrlich broke the law with election day robocalls in 2010 that were aimed at suppressing black voter turnout. Closing arguments began Wednesday in the case after more than ...

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Henson returns to stand in robocalls trial

The defense has rested for a campaign consultant accused of using Election Day robocalls to suppress black voter turnout in the 2010 gubernatorial election. Julius Henson, who worked for Ehrlich during his rematch with Democratic Gov. Martin O’Malley, finished testifying ...

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Henson: Robocall was meant to stimulate votes

A consultant for Republican former Gov. Robert Ehrlich’s 2010 gubernatorial campaign testified Monday that he wrote an Election Day robocall message telling voters to “relax,” but said it was actually a counterintuitive effort to motivate voters in the final hours ...

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Opening statements begin in second robocalls trial

Maryland’s state prosecutor says he will explain during the robocalls election fraud trial that a campaign consultant was aiming to suppress black voter turnout in the 2010 gubernatorial election. Emmet Davitt told a Baltimore jury Tuesday that they’ll hear from ...

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