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The Daily Record’s Top 20 stories of 2011

What were the biggest news stories of 2011? Race cars zooming around the Inner Harbor? Potential promised (new development in Owings Mills) or potential unrealized (development in East Baltimore, the future of horse racing in Maryland)? Maybe it can be ...

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O’Malley, archbishop at odds over same-sex marriage

ANNAPOLIS — Letters released by Gov. Martin O’Malley’s office show that he and the archbishop of Baltimore were at odds over a same-sex marriage bill. The letters released Monday reveal that two days before O’Malley announced plans to sponsor a ...

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Maryland gay marriage supporters launch coalition

ANNAPOLIS — Gay marriage supporters in Maryland rekindled debate over legalizing same-sex marriage in the state on Tuesday by announcing a new coalition to push for legislation next year. The announcement prompted opponents to say they’ll be back in Annapolis ...

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Maryland House to take final vote on gay marriage

ANNAPOLIS — The Maryland House of Delegates is preparing to take its final vote gay marriage, in what could be the last step before Gov. Martin O’Malley signs the bill into law. The House is set to begin deliberations at ...

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Md. House Judiciary Committee approves same-sex marriage bill

ANNAPOLIS — Legislation to permit same-sex marriage in Maryland will be debated on the floor of the state House of Delegates after winning narrow approval Friday from the House Judiciary Committee, with its chair, Joseph F. Vallario Jr., casting the decisive ...

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Maryland Senate debates gay marriage, amends bill

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland senators are reworking a bill that would legalize gay marriage to protect religious groups from being forced to serve gay couples. Lawmakers amended the same-sex marriage bill Wednesday to exempt religious groups which provide educational services and insurance ...

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