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Judge Ruled Maryland’s Future Purple Line Needs Further Study

On May 22, a federal judge called for Maryland officials to further examine the possible impact of Metro’s failing ridership on the Purple line. A delay of the light-rail project could put millions of dollars in federal funding in jeopardy. … Continue reading

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Baltimore Police Misconduct Complaints Being Forwarded To Civilian Oversight Group

All misconduct complaints made against Baltimore police are now being forwarded to the Civilian Review Board, established nearly 20 years ago. Before August 2016, less than a third of the complaints were forwarded, because they were they were devoid a … Continue reading

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Baltimore State’s Attorney Office Warning Prosecutors To Consider Consequences Before Charging Illegal Immigrants With Minor Crimes

On Thursday, the Chief Deputy State’s Attorney Michael Schatzow sent a memo to all staff, reacting to the Trump’s administration’s tougher immigration enforcement. Prosecutors were warned about charging illegal immigrants with minor crimes. “In considering the appropriate disposition of a … Continue reading

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