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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

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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

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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

Md. highway administration defends speed camera program

The Maryland State Highway Administration is defending its speed cameras after a state lawmaker called for local jurisdictions to audit the devices and submit the results to the General Assembly.

Tuesday - 12/11/2012, 10:14am EST

Tags: Kate Ryan, speed cameras

New Md. traffic safety laws coming Oct. 1

One new Maryland law requires drivers to stop at dark intersections. The other changes the requirements involving child safety seats.

Wednesday - 09/26/2012, 03:43am EDT

Tags: AAA Mid-Atlantic, traffic safety, dick uliano, derecho, Lon Anderson,

Delegate, Raven clash over same-sex marriage

The initial figure was Baltimore Ravens linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo, who has supported same-sex marriage for years.

Monday - 09/10/2012, 12:28pm EDT

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Brendon Ayanbadejo, Emmett Burns, Steve Bisciotti

Special session will tackle proposed casino expansion

Maryland legislators will meet in a special session Thursday to debate Gov. Martin O'Malley's proposal to expand gambling to Prince George's County.

Wednesday - 08/08/2012, 11:07am EDT

Tags: casino, Prince Georges County, Kristi King, Martin OMalley, gambling,

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