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Judge says Salisbury University students’ excessive force suit can proceed

Four Salisbury University students can proceed with their federal civil-rights lawsuit against the Eastern Shore city, alleging its police force has a pattern or custom of targeting and harassing the school’s students as evinced by an officer’s alleged use of excessive force in falsely arresting the quartet.

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Defamation claim against alleged Salisbury U. sexual assault victim dismissed

A victim of an alleged sexual assault cannot be sued for making defamatory statements about the incident to “unnamed and perhaps unknown” individuals, a federal judge has ruled in dismissing a claim brought by two former Salisbury University students accused ...

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Md. universities arm police with surplus military equipment

This armored truck is used by police at the University of Maryland College Park. Police departments at four Maryland public universities have received more than $190,000 worth of surplus military equipment–ranging from rifles to an armored truck–from the federal government. (Capital News Service / Elena Baurkot)

WASHINGTON – Police departments at four Maryland public universities have received more than $190,000 worth of surplus military equipment–ranging from rifles to an armored truck–from the federal government at no charge, according to public records reviewed by Capital News Service. ...

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