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Md. lawmakers push against fundraising ruling

Maryland Democratic Reps. Christopher Van Hollen and John Sarbanes are joining Democratic state lawmakers in pushing for a U.S. constitutional amendment to overturn the Supreme Court's Citizens United case, which stripped away some limits on campaign contributions.

Thursday - 01/19/2012, 02:20pm EST

Tags: Christopher Van Hollen, John Sarbanes, Citizens United, U.S. Supreme Court

Md. man's leave lawsuit lands in Supreme Court

A man who sued the state of Maryland after allegedly being fired for trying to take a 10-day medical leave from his state job will have his case heard Wednesday by the U.S. Supreme Court, and the outcome could affect whether state workers nationwide can sue in similar situations.

Wednesday - 01/11/2012, 07:21am EST

Tags: U.S. Supreme Court, Family and Medical Leave Act, The National Partnership for Women & Families

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