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O’Malley announces more limited cooperation on deportations at state-run jail in Baltimore

(Patrick Semansky / AP)

Maryland’s governor said the Baltimore facility will no longer automatically comply with requests.

Letter

Bill of rights for prison guards not to blame for their misbehavior

Editorial

Adjusting the balance of power in Maryland’s prisons

(Handout / Reuters)

The Maryland legislature is close to restoring management prerogatives in prisons.

Editorial

An escape route for Maryland’s bad cops

(Laura Emmons / AP)

Md. lawmakers would make it even tougher to discipline police officers suspected of misconduct.

Article

Baltimore jail cracks down on contraband cellphones

(Steve Ruark / AP)

Gov. Martin O’Malley was at the jail Friday to test a new system that renders such phones unusable.

Article

Five things to watch as another week gets underway in Annapolis

(Patrick Semansky / AP)

Cellphone smuggling, dog bites, transgender protections and smoking in cars are on the agenda.

Article

O’Malley says jail scandal, health exchange glitches are part of much broader record

(Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images)

In an interview, the governor says an administration should not be judged by a few successes or shortcomings.

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New Yorker will head D.C. library system; former prison guard to serve 42 months

A roundup of news from around the region

Editorial

Recommendations on Baltimore jail scandal merely a start

(Lloyd Fox / Baltimore Sun)

Recommendations to address Baltimore jail scandals are merely a start.

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Md. legislative panel eyes replacing Baltimore jail complex, cracking down on contraband

(Patrick Semansky / AP)

The commission will consider a draft report on Wednesday in response to a corruption scandal at the facility.