Quantcast

Tag Archives: Sen. Bobby Zirkin

Sessions’ move on marijuana law enforcement provokes concerns in Md.

Scientist checking hemp flowers

The Trump administration’s announcement Thursday that it will end a federal policy which essentially allowed states to legalize some level of marijuana use has sown confusion in Maryland. The state’s medical society said it might discourage physicians from prescribing its ...

Read More »

Zirkin denies judge’s allegation of ‘unethical’ trial delay tactic

Sen. Robert A. 'Bobby' Zirkin

A Baltimore city judge called Sen. Robert A. “Bobby” Zirkin “unethical” during a hearing last month for attempting to use his legislative privilege to delay a medical malpractice case by entering his appearance on behalf of the defendants less than ...

Read More »

Partial expungement fails in Md. General Assembly despite last-minute efforts

Eleventh-hour logistics killed a bill with bipartisan support in the General Assembly that would have allowed people to expunge online evidence of crimes that didn’t result in convictions. House Bill 220, which was amended to limit its impact to Maryland ...

Read More »