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Autistic Adult Twins Allegedly Locked in Maryland Basement by Parents

Autistic Adult Twins Allegedly Locked in Maryland Basement by Parents

A Maryland husband and wife have been charged with the abuse of their sons in Montgomery County, Maryland. The sons, 22-year-old twins with autism, were kept in a locked basement room at night with only one blanket to lay on the tile floor. The basement had no working light fixtures and no furniture and, according […]

Johns Hopkins Agrees to Settlement in Case of Secret Camera Gynecologist

Johns Hopkins Agrees to Settlement in Case of Secret Camera Gynecologist

Over 8,000 patients who agreed to be part of a class-action lawsuit against Johns Hopkins Hospital will receive $190 million as settlement. The legal action was brought against a gynecologist at Hopkins who performed unneeded pelvic examinations on women and secretly videotaped and took photos of others. Dr. Nikita Levy’s home was searched by police […]

Central Maryland Takes on U.S. Immigration Battle

Central Maryland Takes on U.S. Immigration Battle

Central Maryland is richly steeped in American history, making it not only a point of pride for Marylanders, but also a great point of interest for any red-blooded American.  It is where the National Anthem was written, as Francis Scott Key witnessed British Royal Navy ships bomb Fort McHenry in the War of 1812.  Babe […]

Police Officers Suspended After Viciously Cutting Dog’s Throat

Police Officers Suspended After Viciously Cutting Dog’s Throat

Police officers in Baltimore have been suspended after viciously cutting the throat of a dog that was already contained. Sarah Gossard, the seven-year-old Shar-Pei’s owner, said after she let the family pet out in her backyard Saturday morning, the dog slipped through a gate Sarah did not know had been left open. The Shar-Pei whose […]

Final Maryland Democratic Gubernatorial Debate

Final Maryland Democratic Gubernatorial Debate

Monday night saw the final Maryland gubernatorial debate for the Democratic Party as Lieutenant Governor Anthony Brown, Attorney General Doug Gansler and state Delegate Heather Mizeur faced off on the issues facing their respective campaigns. Each candidate had something to answer for.  Maryland, a blue state, has elected only two Republican governors in the last […]

Teenager Fell Into Coma and Died After Tased by Baltimore Police

Teenager Fell Into Coma and Died After Tased by Baltimore Police

A teenager at Baltimore’s Good Samaritan Hospital fell into a coma and eventually died soon after, having been tased by local Baltimore Police during a physical struggle at the hospital last week. While the teenager’s name has not been released, it was stated by the head of Baltimore’s police department that the 19-year-old male was […]

Engage Armament Will Not Sell Safe Gun

Engage Armament Will Not Sell Safe Gun

Engage Armament in Rockville, MD will not sell Armatex’s safe gun. One of the co-owners, Andy Raymond, runs a small business with his fellow co-owner and five employees. In a 12 minute 31 second YouTube video, Raymond cited his reasons to collaborate with Armatex and later back away from the decision. The iP1 pistol made […]

Teenage Boy Charged as Adult for Raping 8 Year Old

Teenage Boy Charged as Adult for Raping 8 Year Old

14-year-old boy in Baltimore is being charged as an adult in a sexual assault involving an 8- year- old. Baltimore City Police have been confronted with the harsh decision of charging a pubescent male as an adult. Often times in cases involving sexual assault legal actions must be taken in accordance with the nature of […]

Maryland to Raise Minimum Wage to More Than 10 Dollars an Hour

Maryland to Raise Minimum Wage to More Than 10 Dollars an Hour

New legislation that would raise the minimum wage in Maryland to exactly $10.10 per hour is now ready to be signed and made the law by Governor Martin O’Malley. In his final legislation session, increasing the minimum wage was the governor’s top priority and although the bill that was originally proposed has been severely changed […]

Maryland Making Changes: Marijuana and Minimum Wage

Maryland Making Changes: Marijuana and Minimum Wage

Residents of Maryland who are minimum wage workers and those who use marijuana unite: changes are happening. Laws were passed Monday, decriminalizing possession of marijuana and raising the minimum wage for workers. The law in Maryland for any adult caught with a small amount of marijuana (under 10 grams,) has been changed so that they […]

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