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  • O'Malley's legacy

    By the time Gov.-elect Larry Hogan takes office on Wednesday, many words will have been written about the legacy of his predecessor, Gov. Martin O'Malley. Most of those words, as it turns out, will have been written by Mr. O'Malley himself. During the...
  • Malloy Proposes Removing Guns From People Subject to Temporary Restraining Orders

    Malloy Proposes Removing Guns From People Subject to Temporary Restraining Orders
    Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is proposing legislation that would allow the removal of guns and ammunition from a person subject to a temporary restraining order. "We know that the period of time immediately following a domestic violence victim’s...
  • Reader feedback Jan. 21: Gun control debated at Capitol, bill targeting payday loans thwarted, minimum wage increase bill dismissed

    Gun-control bills struggleto gain traction at Capitol Activists on both sides of the nation's gun debate lobbied a divided state government Monday, with Gov. Terry McAuliffe calling for gun control measures and the General Assembly's Republican...
  • Cooperate, for safety

    Sometime this year, if the statistical projections prove accurate, firearm deaths will surpass automobile accidents as the leading killer of Americans younger than 25. That strikes us as an astounding shift, one owed as much to safer cars and changing...
  • The complexities of keeping judicial candidates appearing impartial

    On Tuesday, the Supreme Court will be asked to overturn a modest rule designed to minimize the reality and appearance of corruption in judicial elections, which increasingly are attracting the sort of special-interest money that gravitates to elections...
  • Orlando security-guard instructor faces trial in gun-licensing scam

    Orlando security-guard instructor faces trial in gun-licensing scam
    Victor Franco advertised his Orlando bodyguard and private-eye business by holding assault rifles and posing with beauty queens, elected officials and private jets. As president of FV Eagle Eye Investigation and Protection Services, Franco identified...
  • Bethlehem poised to repeal $2 gun fee

    Bethlehem poised to repeal $2 gun fee
    As gun-rights groups galvanize around a new Pennsylvania law making it easier to challenge local gun laws, Bethlehem City Council this week began the process of removing an old gun permit fee from its books. The $2 fee isn't consistent with state law...
  • Idaho lowers the shade on its death experiment

    Idaho lowers the shade on its death experiment
    Let's hope the next man or woman Idaho executes by chemical injection doesn't end up like the following: •Joseph R. Wood III, who gasped and snorted for almost two hours before Arizona prison officials pronounced him dead last July. •Clayton...
  • As lawsuits mount, Allentown pushes to repeal gun law

    As lawsuits mount, Allentown pushes to repeal gun law
    In the wake of lawsuits filed against several Pennsylvania cities, Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski is moving forward with plans to repeal a city gun law in hopes of avoiding a similar battle. The repeal, being introduced to Allentown City Council this...
  • Nekritz still has faith in pension reform

    State Rep. Elaine Nekritz, D-Northbrook, who led the fight to pass pension reform in the legislature, told me that she believes the Illinois Supreme Court will ultimately rule that law is constitutional. The measure was passed in a desperate attempt to...
  • Allentown repeals gun law in fear of lawsuits

    Allentown repeals gun law in fear of lawsuits
    Bowing to pressure from pro-gun groups, Allentown Council repealed several sections of the city's gun ordinance Wednesday in hopes of avoiding a lawsuit. The vote, which was unanimous, came in the aftermath of several lawsuits filed against cities...