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Verdict Due for Md. Farmer Charged With Abusing Livestock

It’s verdict time for a western Maryland farmer charged with 20 counts of animal cruelty.


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Md. Farmer Denies Abusing Livestock at Animal Cruelty Trial

A Maryland farmer charged with 24 counts of animal cruelty testified Wednesday that he treated his cattle, goats and sheep better than authorities did when they seized the livestock he allegedly neglected.


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Man Arrested in Assault of Woman, Cruelty to Dogs

A man has been arrested and charged with domestic assault and animal cruelty and is the person of interest in a homicide case, Baltimore Police announced Wednesday.


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Ravens Plan to Release Terrence Cody, Under Investigation for Animal Cruelty

The Baltimore Ravens announced Friday they will terminate the contract of defensive tackle Terrence Cody following the Super Bowl.



Baltimore Officer Charged With Killing Dog Wants Charges Dropped

Attorneys representing a Baltimore Police officer charged with animal cruelty in the death of a dog in June have asked a judge to dismiss the charges.


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Baltimore Officer to Plead Guilty to Killing Puppy

The lawyer for a Baltimore police officer charged with beating and choking his girlfriend’s puppy and texting her a photo of the dog’s body says his client will plead guilty in the case.


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Police: Dumfries Man Stabbed and Killed Pit Bull

Prince William County Police say a Dumfries man stabbed and killed a pit bull and fatally injured a pit bull puppy in a domestic dispute.


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2nd Officer Charged in Cutting of Dog’s Throat

Court records show that a second Baltimore police officer has been charged in the cutting of a pet dog’s throat.


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2nd Baltimore Officer Suspended in Slitting of Dog’s Throat

Baltimore Police announced during a press conference Wednesday that they plan to arrest one of their own on felony animal cruelty charges.


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Police: Woman Put 3 Puppies In Bag, Left Them To Die In Dumpster

A St. Mary’s County woman is facing animal cruelty charges after placing three puppies in a plastic bag and tossing them in a dumpster on Sunday.