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Possible evidence theft at Salisbury PD prompts review of cases


The Maryland Office of the Public Defender announced Monday that it will launch an investigation into cases potentially affected by the recent announcement of possible thefts from the property room of the Salisbury Police Department. The department announced Feb. 14 ...

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Baltimore judge keeps PIA suit against Salisbury alive, transfers case to Eastern Shore

The ACLU of Maryland and the Real News Network have alleged the City of Salisbury failed to disclose information about the resolution of lawsuits alleging police misconduct brought by Salisbury University students. City officials said they did not possess documents about the litigation. (File photo)

A Baltimore city judge denied a motion to dismiss a Maryland Public Information Act lawsuit against Salisbury on Friday but granted the city’s request to transfer the matter to Wicomico County Circuit Court. Judge Charles H. Dorsey said citizens in ...

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ACLU of Md. files suits challenging confidentiality clauses in police settlements

(The Daily Record/Maximilian Franz)

The practices of prohibiting plaintiffs in police misconduct lawsuits from speaking critically of police as a condition of receiving settlements and otherwise shielding records of the agreements are being challenged in two lawsuits. The cases, announced Thursday by the ACLU ...

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Salisbury students settle lawsuit against police officer, city

Four Salisbury University students who sued the city and one of its police officers for alleged discriminatory and harassing policing practices have settled their cases, according to electronic court filings. Curtis Adams, Travis Guthrie, Abdi Geleta and Eric Kulge claimed ...

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