A bill that would prohibit gender-identity discrimination for employment, housing, public accommodations and credit in the state of Maryland passed in the state Senate Tuesday.
The Maryland Senate has approved a measure that would hold dog owners liable for bites, but give owners a chance to rebut a presumption of liability in court.
A judge has ruled that a political consultant convicted in a robocall conspiracy violated his probation by filing to run for state Senate.
Maryland’s Senate advanced a measure on Wednesday that would hold dog owners liable for bites, but protect those who can prove they didn’t know their dog was dangerous.
A measure in Maryland would make it a misdemeanor to cause accidents resulting in serious injury or death, if the driver at fault was talking or texting on a cellphone.
The Annapolis police chief cited a news story about marijuana overdose deaths in Colorado when he testified Tuesday against legalizing the drug, not realizing the story was a hoax.
This week a Senate committee plans to take up another bill that would reform Maryland’s bail-setting process.
Maryland Delegate Eric G. Luedtke remembers the feeling of visiting crab houses on the Chesapeake Bay as a kid, spreading out a bunch of paper on a tabletop, and digging in.
The Senate voted 39-5 on Thursday for the bill, which now goes to the House.
Maryland’s Senate has passed a measure to ban “extreme-strength” alcoholic beverages, 190-proof or higher, from stores.