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Maryland House panel passes death penalty repeal

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A Maryland House of Delegates committee approved Gov. Martin O'Malley's bill to repeal the death penalty on Friday after voting down a number amendments to retain capital punishment for certain criminals. The House Judiciary Committee voted 14-8 to move the legislation to the full House. The Senate passed the repeal bill on Wednesday. The committee killed a number of amendments that would have...

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