| Oct 18, 2014
| 12:30 PM
After a bruising primary contest in which he spent more than $1.5 million, Democrat Brian Frosh has less than $80,000 left for his campaign to be Maryland attorney general.
The problem for his two general election opponents? Combined, they have less than...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 11:37 AM
Much of the day-to-day work of Maryland's attorney general involves managing a legion of attorneys who provide counsel and legal advice to state government agencies large and small and to various boards and commissions. Nonetheless, the job is not to...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 5:55 PM
Republican Larry Hogan entered the 38th annual J. Millard Tawes Crab and Clam Bake to the sound of his name being chanted.
Because his opponent in the governor's race had a funeral to attend, Hogan was largely uncontested as he worked the crowd of about...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 4:24 PM
State Sen. Brian E. Frosh, a veteran Montgomery County Democrat known for his work on gun laws and the environment, announced his candidacy for attorney general Tuesday, saying he wants to be "the people's lawyer."
"In a world where powerful special...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 2:25 PM
Two former Maryland attorneys general will endorse state Sen. Brian E. Frosh for the office Tuesday, praising his character and record of service in the General Assembly.
J. Joseph Curran Jr. and Stephen Sachs will throw their support behind Frosh, a ...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 1:50 PM
State Sen. Brian E. Frosh on Tuesday became the first candidate to officially file as a candidate for attorney general in next year's election.
Frosh, a Montgomery County Democrat, is expected to face a hotly contested primary contest in the race to...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 11:25 AM
The number of candidates who have officially filed to run for statewide office has grown by two with the addition of Comptroller Peter Franchot for re-election and Del. C. William Frick for attorney general. Both are Democrats.
Franchot, who is...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 5:35 PM
Three Democratic candidates for governor made their pitches to an influential labor group Monday, each promising to step up efforts to create high-paying union jobs in Maryland.
Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown, Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler and Del....
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:51 PM
Overshadowed by the increasingly active campaign for governor, the four Democrats running to succeed Douglas F. Gansler at attorney general got their moment of attention Monday as they appeared before construction union members to seek labor support....
| Jul 9, 2013
| 4:20 PM
The Court of Appeals on Tuesday upheld Maryland's long-standing but unusual way of handling negligence cases, which bars plaintiffs who are found to be even 1 percent at fault from winning payouts.
Judge John C. Eldridge, writing for the 5-2 majority,...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 8:54 PM
Authorities are warning that a ruling by Maryland's highest court could take away a powerful weapon in the fight against crime: the state's mandatory five-year, no-parole sentence for gun possession by certain convicted felons.
The Court of Appeals...