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Change might be brewing for local craft beer enthusiasts, who could soon find more of their favorite ales at restaurants or stores.
If the legislation passes, Maryland's gun laws will be some of the strictest in the nation. The legislation bans ban assault rifles, decrease the maximum capacity of ammunition magazines from 20 to 10, update handgun licensing requirements to include digital fingerprinting, improve school security and restrict the ability of people who have been involuntarily committed to psychiatric facilities from purchasing guns.
Five inmates are currently on Maryland's death row. If the death penalty is repealed in Maryland, legal experts and politicians have differing opinions on what will happen to the three inmates.
The Maryland House of Delegates has postponed debate on amendments to an offshore wind measure that would require utilities to buy renewable energy credits.
Several Maryland lawmakers have introduced measures that would make the manufacture, possession or sale of synthetic cannabinoids, more commonly known, as Spice, K2 or synthetic marijuana, illegal.