The death penalty is not off the table for a Navy veteran charged with killing a Virginia woman whose kidnapping inspired the creation of an Amber Alert-like system for missing adults.
A jury found Ronald Hamilton, 34, of Woodbridge, Virginia, guilty on all counts of capital murder and 14 other charges in connection with the February 2016 fatal shootings of his wife and a Virginia police officer who was on her first shift as an officer.
Defense lawyers for an Army staff sergeant accused of killing his wife and a police officer on her first shift pleaded with a jury to convict their client on a charge other than capital murder.
An Ohio man pleaded not guilty to federal hate crime charges Thursday in a deadly car attack on a crowd of protesters opposing a white nationalist rally in Virginia.
WASHINGTON — Following his historic speech to Congress, Pope Francis jumped from the halls of power to the halls of the people at St. Patrick’s Church, where he met with the poor and the homeless.…
WASHINGTON — The new capital murder indictment against the man charged with kidnapping and killing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham could put extra pressure on Jesse Matthew to enter a plea deal. “That often happens,…
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) – In one of his final acts as governor, Democrat Martin O’Malley announced Wednesday that he will commute the sentences of four death-row inmates to life in prison without parole. Two years…
Five inmates are currently on Maryland\’s death
row. If the death penalty is repealed in
Maryland, legal experts and politicians have
differing opinions on what will happen to the
Death penalty opponents may get the chance to
debate the issue in Maryland when lawmakers get
back to work in Annapolis next week.
A bill to repeal the death penalty in Maryland
will be introduced again during the 2013 lawmaking
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