Search Result

Search Tags:  Maryland General Assembly

Montgomery Co. senator wants to halt speed camera bounties

How speed cameras vendors are compensated is latest squabble over Maryland's controversial safety program, which motorists say are inaccurate in some jurisdiction.

Thursday - 01/03/2013, 04:53pm EST

Tags: speed cameras, Brian Frosh, john townsend, AAA, Sherry Llewellyn, Ari Ashe

Panel on mentally ill gun access releases report

Gun should be taken away from anyone who is found by a licensed health care provider, educator or police to be a threat, a panel studying firearms access by the mentally ill recommended Wednesday.

Wednesday - 01/02/2013, 06:00pm EST

Tags: guns, mental health, gun control, Martin OMalley

Report: Alston declared bankruptcy in 2010

A newspaper is reporting that a former delegate to the Maryland state House declared bankruptcy while she was running for her seat and just before using state money for personal expenses.

Monday - 12/31/2012, 06:11pm EST

Tags: Tiffany Alston, bankruptcy, campaign finance

Soft-shell crab could be Md.'s official sandwich

A pre-filed bill in the Maryland General Assembly would make soft-shell crab the official Maryland sandwich.

Friday - 12/28/2012, 04:14am EST

Tags: Richard Colburn, crabs, Eastern Shore

Listen

New Md. bills drafted to address substance abuse

Maryland lawmakers are already at work drafting bills on issues dealing with substance abuse and public safety.

Thursday - 12/27/2012, 06:09am EST

Tags: Kate Ryan, synthetic marijuana, substance abuse, drunk driving, pot

O'Malley frustrated by lack of will to address transportation

During a year-end review with reporters this week, Governor Martin O'Malley expressed frustration with state legislators' unwillingness to boost the gas tax, which hasn't been increased since 1992.

Sunday - 12/23/2012, 08:42am EST

Tags: transportation funding, gas tax, Martin OMalley, Kate Ryan

Md. lawmakers propose assault weapons ban

A group of Maryland lawmakers has announced a series of gun control proposals, including one that would ban the possession or sale of assault weapons.

Thursday - 12/20/2012, 05:36am EST

Tags: Brian Frosh, Jamie Raskin

Listen

Prosecutor calls on legislators to pass law on mass threats

Prince George's County State's Attorney Angela Alsobrooks says the case of a Laurel High School student who made 'credible threats' to harm others is the latest example of why Maryland lawmakers must pass legislation to make such threats a crime.

Thursday - 12/20/2012, 04:56am EST

Tags: Laurel High School, school violence, angela alsobrooks, Maryland criminal code, andrew mollenbeck

  •  
  • 12
  •