| Mar 12, 2013
| 3:40 PM
Legislation that would undo a court ruling labeling pit bulls as inherently
dangerous appeared increasingly imperiled as the Senate and House dug in their heels on conflicting positions Tuesday.
By a 40-6 vote, the full Senate rejected an effort by...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Taking a hard line on the owner's responsibility for a pet's behavior, the state Senate on Thursday unanimously passed its version of a bill intended to reverse a court decision declaring pit bulls an inherently dangerous breed.
Senate passage sets up...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 4:25 PM
The NAACP is vowing to mount in Annapolis its largest-ever effort to abolish the death penalty in a state, saying Maryland's historic role in the civil rights movement makes it an appropriate place for the push.
In an interview, NAACP President Ben...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 3:00 AM
The University of Maryland's Carey School of Law will hold a forum for the four candidates for attorney general in 2014 tonight at Westminster Hall in Baltimore.
Invited are Sen. Brian E. Frosh of Montgomery County and Del. Aisha Braveboy of Prince...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:28 PM
The four announced candidates for attorney general got the opportunity to plead their cases to a tough audience Thursday evening -- law students at the University of Maryland's Carey Law School.
With no Republicans running, few differences on issues...
| 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....