Md. Governor Seeks Tough Witness-Intimidation Law

Maryland Gov. Robert L. Ehrlich Jr. wants to give prosecutors broader powers to go after anyone who intimidates or harms witnesses, the Baltimore Sun reports. The paper says that witness intimidation is a chronic problem that stymies many of Baltimore’s homicide cases. The proposed legislation would stiffen penalties for threatening or harming a witness, and
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