The Maryland Senate on Wednesday approved an amendment to state budget legislation to squeeze extra tax money out of people who make more than $500,000 a year.
The U.S. Justice Department has given approval to Virginia’s congressional redistricting plan.
The Maryland Senate approved a state budget change to withhold $500,000 from a state agency — unless it provides more information about Gov. O’Malley’s proposal to relocate a housing department.
Opponents of a measure that gives gay couples the right to marry in Maryland have officially begun their effort to overturn the law.
The Maryland Senate wants to prohibit drivers from smoking in cars if a child under the age of 8 is a passenger.
A Culpeper County Circuit Judge has ordered the release of a man whose life sentence for killing an elderly woman has been tossed out by a federal judge.
Thousands of students, most of them disabled, are strapped down or physically restrained in school, and advocates hope that a new report will spur federal action to end it.
Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley’s administration opposed Friday measures to legalize medical marijuana, citing concerns that state employees could face federal prosecution.
The D.C. Council has given final approval to a bill that would make it easier for gay and lesbian couples who marry in the nation’s capital to get divorced.
A decision on whether to tighten dance floor regulations in Fairfax County has been deferred to another day.