Maryland’s Senate voted 32-12 on Friday to increase the penalties for holding a mobile device while driving. A first offense in which the driver goes to court would cost $250.
Maryland lawmakers have passed a bill Wednesday that gives prosecutors the chance to introduce the past actions of serial rapists.
Advocates for survivors of abuse are among those pressing hard for passage of the bill in Annapolis, Maryland, that would get firearms out of the hands of domestic abusers.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan said he is pleased with some of the progress made during the General Assembly session in Annapolis. But “much more remains to be done,” he said Monday. Maryland’s legislative session ends April 9.
A measure requiring presidential candidates to make their tax returns public in order to appear on Maryland’s ballot passed the state Senate on Monday night.
“Grace’s Law 2.0,” which is designed specifically for social media cyberbullying, passed in the Maryland Senate unanimously Thursday, despite pushback from First Amendment advocates last week.
Krish Vignarajah has named her running mate. She is running in a crowded Democratic primary to challenge current Republican Gov. Larry Hogan.
Prince George’s County State’s Attorney Angela Alsobrooks testified in favor of a bill that would make solicitation of murder and conspiracy to commit murder felonies.
The Kirwan Commission has made recommendations for five critical areas in need of improvement in Maryland education.
A Maryland legislator wants to put a stop to callers masquerading with misleading phone numbers.
A Maryland legislator would like to improve safety on the state’s roads even further, by protecting those who work to maintain them.
The court will hear arguments on March 28 regarding whether the state’s congressional redistricting process violated the First Amendment rights of a group of Republican voters in the state.
Brian Frosh contended that his office has already targeted manufacturers, and that it’s lacking sufficient resources. A Hogan representative dismisses it as “political point scoring.”
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s $5 billion plan to get Amazon to choose Montgomery County is getting support among lawmakers in Annapolis.
Gov. Larry Hogan will join a former Democratic governor in signing the amicus brief. Plaintiffs in Benisek v. Lamone argue that Maryland’s congressional-redistricting process violated voters’ First Amendment rights.
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