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Wednesday, Mar 7, 2012 at 10:01 PM
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By SARAH BREITENBACH

Md. Senate Panel Hears Death Penalty Arguments

Md. Senate Panel Hears Death Penalty Arguments

State Sen. Lisa Gladden knows her attempt to repeal Maryland's death penalty will likely be unsuccessful this year. Read »

Monday, Jan 16, 2012 at 7:00 PM
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By Brian Witte, Associated Press

Death Penalty Opponents Rally in Annapolis

Death Penalty Opponents Rally in Annapolis

About 60 opponents of capital punishment rallied against Maryland's death penalty Monday in Annapolis. Read »

Tuesday, Jan 10, 2012 at 9:52 AM
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By Tim Persinko

First Read: NAACP vs. MD Death Penalty

First Read: NAACP vs. MD Death Penalty

As Maryland's General Assembly is set to restart business on Wednesday, the NAACP plans to make its case against the state's death penalty in Annapolis. Read »

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Julie Carey News4 Virginia Reporter Julie Carey is a News4 reporter focusing on Virginia issues and politics.
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