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Under a recent bill, in cases assessing a parent's ability to care for their child, judges and claimants will need to follow new procedures before introducing a person's disability in court.
Maryland lawmakers are now considering whether someone who has either been convicted or suspected of sexual assault or rape should be denied access to a child resulting from the alleged offense.
While the bill passed unanimously by a vote of 46-0 Thursday, senators from both sides of the aisle voiced concerns about the legislation.
While arguments were being presented inside on whether or not Christian colleges must provide access to birth control in health care plans, supporters for and against demonstrated outside the Supreme Court.
A bill that would terminate rapists' parental rights may be blocked for the seventh time despite a sizable showing of bipartisan support from a majority of lawmakers in both state chambers.