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Bail Set For Officer Charged in Suspect Shooting

The bail is set at $1 million for a Baltimore police officer charged with attempted murder.

08/20/2015

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Police: Boy’s Abuse Escalated from Slapping to Handcuffing

The mother and uncle of a 9-year-old boy who police say was fatally beaten over a missing birthday cake have been ordered held without bail.

07/15/2015

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Md. Lawmakers Try Late Push on Bail Attorney Solution

Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller is urging lawmakers to find a way to ease or stop the impact of a court ruling that requires poor defendants in criminal cases to have a lawyer at an initial bail review hearing.

04/02/2015

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Md. Senate Committees to Review Pretrial, Minimum Wage Bills

This week a Senate committee plans to take up another bill that would reform Maryland’s bail-setting process.

02/17/2014

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Md. Court to Reconsider Bail Hearing Requirement

Maryland’s highest court will take a second look at whether to require a lawyer at every defendant’s initial bail hearing.

01/23/2014

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Massachusetts Woman Jailed After Posing As Boy To Sexually Prey On West Virginia Girl

A Massachusetts woman will remain jailed without bail on a federal charge alleging she crossed state lines while posing as a teenage boy to sexually prey on a West Virginia girl.

06/11/2012