A bill essentially legalizing recreational use of cannabis in Maryland would be an important step toward addressing social equity and racial injustices, advocates said.
Marijuana Legalization Proposed In Maryland LegislatureA bill essentially legalizing recreational use of cannabis in Maryland would be an important step toward addressing social equity and racial injustices, advocates said.
Judge Rejects Motion To Release Maryland Man Who Allegedly Beat Officer During U.S. Capitol RiotsA judge has rejected a motion to release a Maryland man accused of attacking police with a baseball bat during the U.S. Capitol riots.
Man Found Guilty Of Voter Intimidation After Leaving Letter Threatening Biden, Harris In MailboxA 42-year-old Frederick man was found guilty of voter intimidation Wednesday for leaving a letter in a mailbox that threatened then-presidential and vice presidential candidates Joe Biden and Kamala Harris and their supporters, the Frederick County State's Attorney's Office said.
Maryland State Senators Get Negative COVID-19 Test ResultsFollow-up tests for the coronavirus have turned out negative after several Maryland state senators missed a day of session as a precaution, Senate President Bill Ferguson said Wednesday.
6 Maryland State Senators Miss Floor Session After Getting Positive Rapid COVID-19 Test ResultsSix Maryland state senators missed their morning floor session Tuesday as a precaution after positive rapid tests for the coronavirus, Senate President Bill Ferguson said.
Alleged Capitol Rioter Released To His Mother While Awaiting TrialMatthew Miller from Howard County was ordered released to his home while awaiting trial for his alleged role in the Capitol riots.
Another Maryland Man Charged In Deadly US Capitol RiotsAnother Maryland man was charged in connection with the Jan. 6 Capitol riots.
Maryland Lawmakers Urge Biden To Approve State's Appeal For Inaugural Security ReimbursementMembers of Maryland's Congressional delegation are urging President Joe Biden to approve the state's appeal for reimbursement for inaugural security.
Gov. Larry Hogan Signs RELIEF Act Of 2021 Into Law, Bringing Aid To Thousands Of MarylandersGov. Larry Hogan signed the RELIEF Act of 2021 into law Monday afternoon in Annapolis, welcome news for struggling Marylanders.
Bill Would Rename Maryland's Indian Head Highway After Former President Barack ObamaTwo Maryland state senators have introduced legislation to rename Maryland Route 210, currently Indian Head Highway, after former President Barack Obama.
Bill Aims To Hold Law Enforcement Officers Accountable For Excessive ForceNational voices, local leaders and the families of victims are calling for a shift from protest to policy in the form of a new bill introduced in the Maryland General Assembly on Monday.
Bill Takes Aim At ICE Detention Centers In MarylandMaryland lawmakers heavily debated a bill concerning ICE detention centers on Wednesday, including testimony from a previous detainee who spoke about her experience in a Maryland center.
Some Marylanders Charged In US Capitol Riots Blame Former President Donald TrumpSome of the Marylanders charged in the deadly riots at the U.S. Capitol blame former President Donald Trump.
Maryland Lawmakers Back Legislation To Help Keep Immigrant Families In AmericaMaryland Lawmakers Back Legislation To Help Keep Immigrant Families In America
Maryland House Overrides Veto Of K-12 Education MeasureThe Maryland House of Delegates voted Monday to override Gov. Larry Hogan's veto of a comprehensive K-12 education measure that would boost school funding by billions of dollars over a decade's time.
Bill Would Give Maryland Students Days Off For Mental HealthBill Would Give Maryland Students Days Off For Mental Health
Virginia Sen. Amanda Chase Sues Over Being CensuredA Virginia state senator seeking the Republican nomination for governor filed a federal lawsuit Monday that seeks to undo her legislative colleagues' recent decision to censure her.
Democrat Heather Mizeur Hoping To Oust Rep. Andy Harris In Maryland's 1st DistrictWhile the election for the seat representing Maryland's first congressional district in the House of Representatives is nearly two years away, the list of candidates hoping to defeat incumbent Rep. Andy Harris is already beginning to take shape.
'Moms Demand Action' Pushes Lawmakers To Take Action On Ghost Guns, Background ChecksA group of moms is leading the charge for getting untraceable guns off the streets, reforming police departments and making communities safer.
Heather Mizeur Will Try To Oust Rep. Andy Harris In Maryland's District 1Former Maryland delegate and gubernatorial candidate Heather Mizeur, a Democrat, announced her campaign to run against Republican Rep. Andy Harris in District 1.
Lawmakers Introduce Bill To Increase Federal Minimum WageLawmakers Introduce Bill To Increase Federal Minimum Wage
Baltimore City Council Passes Legislation Limiting App Delivery FeesThe Baltimore City Council unanimously approved a bill that would cap the fees food delivery apps can charge.
Lawmakers Set To Tackle Policing Reform This Session In Maryland General AssemblyPolice accountability remains among the top priorities in the Maryland General Assembly this session.
Second Howard County Man Linked To U.S. Capitol Riots, Per FBIAnother Howard County man is in FBI custody after he was reportedly linked to the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol.