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Stock-scam investigation spurs college-admissions inquiry

Welcome to Monday, the 65th anniversary of Roger Bannister breaking the four-minute mile. Here are some news items to get your week started. — Alleged stock-scam mastermind alerted prosecutors to college-admissions scandal. — Former managers of French company face moral-harassment ...

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Lawmakers hail bills barring cyberbullying, child porn, violence against pregnant women (access required)

ANNAPOLIS – The Maryland General Assembly this year addressed the dangers posed by social media and increasingly realistic computer graphics in passing legislation to expand protections against on-line bullying of youngsters and to prevent child pornography in the digital age. ...

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Husband of bipolar police officer who killed herself files wrongful death lawsuit (access required)

The husband of a Baltimore Police Department officer who committed suicide last year has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against police, alleging her superiors knew she was being treated for bipolar disorder and suicidal tendencies but still allowed her to ...

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Family can sue over man’s suicide after crash (access required)

The widow and children of a man who killed himself more than two years after sustaining multiple but not life-threatening injuries in an Elkton truck collision can pursue a $2 million wrongful-death claim against the company that owned the other vehicle, a U.S. District Court judge in Baltimore has ruled.

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