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The host family program of Maryland’s Safe House of Hope, a non-profit organization, provides options for people exploited through prostitution or human trafficking.
A new program being piloted in Maryland starting in January aims to help hospitals recognize the red flags of human trafficking.
Maryland's Department of Juvenile Services is developing an objective decision-making tool called a 'system of graduated responses' and plans to run a full pilot program in January.
One mother's case of alleged pregnancy discrimination in the workplace lands before the Supreme Court where supporters rallied outside while arguments were being presented to the justices.
Maryland's top lawyer presents a plan of action saying it's time to step up awareness about the problem of sexual assault on college campuses around the state of Maryland.
Following the decision by a Ferguson, Missouri grand jury not to indict Officer Darren Wilson for the shooting death of Michael Brown, protests popped up around the country including Washington, D.C.
The state Department of Juvenile Services, partnered with the Maryland Department of Education, hosted its 20th annual oratory competition Wednesday. Thirteen youths came from across Maryland to deliver 3-5 minute speeches inspired by the poem "Myself" by American poet Edgar Albert Guest.
People who earn out-of-state income and pay income taxes in those other states should not be subject to income taxes in their state of residency, argued a lawyer for a Maryland couple before the Supreme Court Wednesday.
Alexa Rodriguez looked for a job in the Washington area hoping to start a new life as a woman. However, it turned out the search was much harder than what she expected.