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  • Maryland medical-marijuana commissioner under fire in lawsuit

    Maryland medical-marijuana commissioner under fire in lawsuit
    Col. Harry "Buddy" Robshaw III, the police chief in Cheverly, sits on the Natalie M. Laprade Medical Marijuana Commission, which is charged with crafting the regulatory regime that intends to provide an avenue for lawful production and distribution of...
  • Suspect Arrested in Ottobar Murder, Offers "Full Confession"

    Suspect Arrested in Ottobar Murder, Offers "Full Confession"
    Baltimore police have arrested Nicholas Heath, 32, and charged him with the murder of Tom Malenski outside the Ottobar late Thursday night, and with the attempted murder of an as-yet-unnamed second victim of the same attack. Ottobar co-owner Mike Bowen...
  • "K" Line charged in Maryland for violating Sherman Antitrust Act

    "K" Line charged in Maryland for violating Sherman Antitrust Act
    “K” Line, the trade name for the Japanese transportation giant Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., the world’s 16th¬†largest container transportation and shipping company, was charged criminally this morning in Maryland federal court for...
  • Charles Village community activist Sharon Guida sentenced to three years probation for theft scheme

    Charles Village community activist Sharon Guida sentenced to three years probation for theft scheme
    Longtime Charles Village community activist Sharon Guida was sentenced to three years probation today in circuit court, after she and several supporters said her activism itself led to her theft of over $50,000 from a local bank.   "I'm going to make...
  • Wandering Eye: The history of a cop who arrested a local rapper, the Aging Newspapermen's Club, and more

    Wandering Eye: The history of a cop who arrested a local rapper, the Aging Newspapermen's Club, and more
    Baltimore Police Det. Daniel Hersl, who made news a few weeks ago for using Young Moose’s lyrics as evidence to get a warrant to raid the Baltimore rapper's home, which turned up a bunch of heroin, is in the Baltimore Brew today. The story is part...
  • Body Politic

    Body Politic
    Melissa Gira Grant’s debut book “Playing the Whore: The Work of Sex Work” (Verso) isn’t merely a sobering dissection of how sex work and sex workers are policed and understood in contemporary America, where a woman’s sexual...
  • Wandering Eye: "Homicide" wrongful-conviction case revived, Home Depot breach, and RuPaul on Facebook

    Wandering Eye: "Homicide" wrongful-conviction case revived, Home Depot breach, and RuPaul on Facebook
    The Washington Post reports that James Owens’ wrongful-conviction lawsuit against Baltimore police, dismissed two years ago by a federal judge, has been revived by a federal appeals court. City Paper last year published a lengthy story about two...
  • The Counselor

    The Counselor
    Maryland criminal-defense attorney Kenneth Ravenell has been called the “MVP” of the Baltimore defense bar, a man whose arguments once convinced the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold a ruling that a murder defendant’s statements were...
  • Officer who shot man in York, Pennsylvania resigned, so police will not present use-of-force report

    Officer who shot man in York, Pennsylvania resigned, so police will not present use-of-force report
    The Sun’s Justin Fenton apparently just got hold of the Baltimore Police Force Investigation Team (FIT) report regarding an off-duty officer’s attempted murder of a man outside his house in York, Pennsylvania. (We gleaned it off his Twitter...
  • Late to the Party

    Late to the Party
    David D’Amico turned 50 a week before his Aug. 28 appearance in Maryland U.S. District Court in Greenbelt, where he consented to pre-trial detention in a massive 2010 pot-trafficking and money-laundering case in which most of his 15 co-defendants&...
  • Murder Ink 9/10/14

    Murder Ink 9/10/14
    Murders This Week: 5 This Year: 150 Three murders over two days within a four-block stretch of Park Heights Avenue punctuated the week’s violence. We’re still about 17 below the count at this time last year. Monday, Sept. 1 9:53 p.m....
  • Wandering Eye: The app fad reaches peak stupid, the effects of Hobby Lobby, and juking stats in Chicago

    Wandering Eye: The app fad reaches peak stupid, the effects of Hobby Lobby, and juking stats in Chicago
    Welp, the app fad has reached peak stupid. Online Health News counts two separate smartphone apps that monitor and tally how many times you check your smartphone, apparently with the goal of "creating mindfulness" about how addicted you are to whatever...