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Cardin to announce plans for attorney general race

Del. Jon Cardin is scheduled to announce his plans about running for Maryland attorney general next week.

Friday - 07/19/2013, 08:27pm EDT

Tags: Doug Gansler, Jon Cardin

Md. approves settlement in racial profiling suit

Maryland has agreed to pay $55,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by an African-American driver alleging that two state police troopers violated his civil rights with racial profiling.

Friday - 07/05/2013, 09:33am EDT

Tags: Maryland, Martin OMalley, Peter Franchot, Nancy Kopp, Board of Public Works, racial profiling, Maryland State Police,

Md. AG in court to stop international company's Ponzi scheme

It's an online investment offer that targets people looking for a fast buck, but it may be a rip-off instead.

Monday - 03/18/2013, 04:36am EDT

Tags: Hank Silverberg, Ponzi scheme, Maryland Attorney General Douglas Gansler, Profitable Sunrise

Md. AG proves sanitizers don't kill 99.9 percent germ

The makers of CleanWell hand sanitizer have agreed to change their labels and pay $100,000 in penalties for claiming their product could "kill 99.99 percent" of the germs on your hands.

Saturday - 09/22/2012, 07:53am EDT

Tags: sanitizer,

Reports of price gouging emerge in storm's aftermath

"We have received complaints about price gouging in the area of gasoline prices as well as in the area of hotels," says Karen Straughn, the director of the mediation unit for the Maryland Attorney General's Office.

Tuesday - 07/03/2012, 04:42am EDT

Tags: price gouging, derecho, andrew mollenbeck, gas, Straughn,

ACLU releases documents on background searches

The American Civil Liberties Union of Maryland is renewing its call for explanations about criminal history database searches of people on an enemies list of Anne Arundel County Executive John Leopold.

Tuesday - 06/05/2012, 06:33pm EDT

Tags: John Leopold, ACLU, civil rights,

Md. AG office leader pursuing Leopold lawsuit

The director of the Maryland Attorney General's Office of Civil Rights of will take a sabbatical from his position in order to pursue a lawsuit against Anne Arundel County and County Executive John Leopold.

Sunday - 04/22/2012, 12:14am EDT

Tags: John Leopold, sabbatical, lawsuit

Md. AG announces mortgage rate settlement

Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler has announced an agreement with Wells Fargo relating to allegedly deceptive marketing of adjustable rate mortgages written by companies it acquired in 2008.

Thursday - 01/05/2012, 02:31pm EST

Tags: Golden West Financial, Wachovia, Wells Fargo