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Baltimore County Considering Legislation To Ban Circus Acts With Wild, Exotic Animals

Baltimore County and Montgomery County councils are considering legislation that would ban circus acts with wild and exotic animals. Sixth District Councilwoman Cathy Bevins has introduced a bill to ban exotic animal shows, with a vote planned for September 26. … Continue reading

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Baltimore City Councilman John Bullock Reintroduces Ban On Styrofoam Products

Proposed legislation to ban polystyrene foam products was postponed in 2013, after several Baltimore City Council members withdrew support. The Baltimore Sun reports that City Councilman John Bullock reintroduced the Styrofoam ban at Monday’s council meeting. The initiative is an … Continue reading

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Maryland House Passes Drug Price-Gouging Bill

On March 26, the House of Delegates approved legislation that would allow Maryland’s attorney general to sue pharmaceutical companies for spiking drug prices higher than is considered reasonable.  

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