| Nov 6, 2014
| 5:55 PM
More than a year after the repeal of capital punishment in Maryland, Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler says the state has no choice but to change the sentences of its remaining death row inmates.
Gansler has filed a legal brief in support of an appeal...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 2:27 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley needs to act soon to resolve the legal limbo into which the four remaining inmates on Maryland's death row have fallen since the repeal of the state's death penalty last year. State Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler opposed...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 9:15 AM
Larry Hogan's 5-point defeat of Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown last week in the Maryland governor's race was overshadowed by national electoral developments, notably the Republicans' recapture of the U.S. Senate majority they lost in 2006. But what a win....
| Nov 12, 2014
| 4:11 PM
Thousands of current and former Verizon FiOS customers who believe the company misrepresented the service's costs when they signed up may be eligible for money from a state settlement announced Wednesday.
The telecommunications company agreed to pay...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler issued recommendations to the state's universities Thursday as they work to revamp their approach to sexual misconduct, including training students to intervene when they can and directing school officials to...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 6:06 AM
Who are Gov. Martin O'Malley and Attorney General Doug Gansler trying to kid? The reason potential litigation over the flawed rollout of Maryland's health exchange is being postponed is the upcoming election. They are deeply afraid of what Noridian is...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 8:05 AM
The presidential election of 2012 and Maryland's gubernatorial election of 2014 have much in common rhetorically in terms of their approaches to issues and spin, the two key components of political persuasion.
The 2012 presidential election pitted a...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 9:23 AM
Every day companies mine online data to track consumer habits, but two University of Maryland law professors say Facebook and dating service OkCupid went too far by manipulating their users' experience to study their behavior.
At the professors' urging,...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 4:12 PM
Custom sports uniform provider Sports55 Inc. has reached a settlement with the state over allegations that it failed to fulfill youth team uniform orders or delivered them late, the Maryland Attorney General's office said.
The state Consumer Protection...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 5:52 PM
Republican Larry Hogan urged state and federal investigators Thursday to probe the possible connection between large political donations to the Democratic Governors Association and the award of Maryland state contracts to donors.
Hogan, the GOP...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 5:15 AM
Each of our board members read The Sun's editorial, "Double voting? Not necessarily" (Sept. 2), and came away with mixed thoughts. We nonetheless thank you for encouraging Maryland to pursue legal action against those who voted twice in Maryland and...