Monthly Archives: June 2015

Baltimore Sun: Maryland justice panel eyes reduction in incarceration

By Michael Dresser A high-level commission will gather in Annapolis Monday to launch a sweeping examination of Maryland’s criminal justice system with the goal of reducing incarceration and repeat offenses while improving public safety. The Maryland Justice Reinvestment Coordinating Council — a collaboration of the three branches of state government — is aimed at revising […]

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John Astle: Maryland Hall cut pointless blow at city

I’ve had the great privilege of representing the city of Annapolis for 33 years. During that time, I’ve had the opportunity to work with six governors and with colleagues from both political parties to find common ground on a number of issues. However, when Gov. Larry Hogan vetoed $2 million worth of capital projects for Maryland […]

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