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Maryland Senate approves bill to end the death penalty

Maryland, which has not executed any one since 2005, is set to abolish the death penalty for good within days, becoming the 18th US state to do so. A bill proposed by Governor Martin O’Malley to end capital punishment passed the state senate Wednesday, and the measure is widely tipped…

Maryland House of Delegates approves same-sex marriage

A Bill proposed by Maryland’s governor that will legalize same-sex marriage has passed in that state’s House of Delegates and will go to the Senate next week. According to the Baltimore Sun, a similar bill passed in the Senate last year but failed in the House by just a few…