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Man Sentenced to Life in Prison for Murder of Baltimore Woman

Grant Lewis was sentenced to life in prison Monday for his part in the murder of a Baltimore County woman.


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Man Gets 2 Life Terms in Fatal Stabbing of Wife

A Joppa man has been sentenced to two consecutive life terms for fatally stabbing his estranged wife and another man.


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Prosecutors Ask For Life in Socialite’s Killing

Prosecutors say a man convicted of killing his 91-year-old socialite wife in their Washington home should spend life in prison.


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Md. Officials: Beltway Sniper Lee Boyd Malvo Petition Should Be Rejected

Maryland officials want a judge to dismiss an effort by convicted sniper Lee Boyd Malvo to challenge his life without parole sentence.


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Man Sentenced To Life For Murdering Girlfriend Over Disturbing Sleep

A man who shot and killed his girlfriend over interrupting his sleep was sentenced to life in prison for the murder.



Maryland Man Gets Life In Prison Without Parole For State Trooper’s Death

A Maryland man who shot an off-duty state trooper who kicked him out of a restaurant was ordered Thursday to spend the rest of his life behind bars by a judge who called him a threat to society.


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Bills Targeting Sex Offenders Advance In Virginia

The Courts of Justice Committee endorsed a bill backed by Rep. Gov. Bob McDonnell to impose a mandatory life prison term for anyone tried as an adult and convicted of raping a child under the age of 13.

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