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Md. Committee Hears Medical Marijuana Testimony

In Maryland, a joint House committee is hearing testimony for a bill to legalize medical marijuana. The O'Malley administration is not supporting the measure.

WAMU 88.5

Va. To Be First State To Regulate First-Term Abortion Clinics

Passage of a bill to do regulate clinics that offer first-term abortions followed lengthy debate in the Senate and a rare tie-breaking vote by Lieutenant Governor Bill Bolling.

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Gay Marriage Bill's Journey Hasn't Ended

The Maryland Senate has approved a bill that would legalize gay marriage by a vote of 25 to 21. The measure now goes before the House of Delegates, which is also expected to pass it, and Gov. Martin O'Malley has indicated that he will sign the measure into law.

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Controversial Gray Administration Employee Fired

The hiring of Sulaimon Brown, a former fringe mayoral candidate and vocal Vince Gray supporter, had been a source of criticism for the mayor. Early Thursday Brown was escorted by police out of his building.