by Katie Valentine Apr 16, 2014
Once evocative of blue crabs and boating, in recent years the Chesapeake Bay has become known for its pollution. So why are a group of outside states trying to block the long-awaited cleanup plan?
by Alan Pyke Apr 8, 2014
Maryland will raise its minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 over the next four years under a law passed Monday.
by Zack Ford Mar 27, 2014
Maryland is becoming the 18th state to extend nondiscrimination protections to transgender people.
by Carimah Townes Jan 24, 2014
Police departments are adopting a life-saving protocol to help domestic violence victims.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Oct 31, 2013
Maryland has introduced a measure to crack down on people who share explicit photos without the subject's consent. Advocates say it's only the beginning of this national movement to stamp out this new form of victim-blaming.
by Nicole Flatow Oct 1, 2013
A federal judge turned back a move by gun groups to halt the state’s new gun law just days before it is set to go into effect.
by Ian Millhiser Sep 9, 2013
The group, which calls itself the Western Maryland Initiative, is dissatisfied with the fact that, in a democracy, people with minority views are frequently outvoted by people with more common views.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Aug 9, 2013
A federal appeals court has found that arresting an undocumented immigrant over her immigration status by Frederick County Sheriff deputies violated the Fourth Amendment.
by Jeff Spross Jul 31, 2013
Maryland's Climate Action Plan could actually lower electricity prices and boost job growth for the state's residents.
by Igor Volsky Jul 27, 2013
Health premiums in Maryland's exchanges will be among the lowest in the nation.