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Lead Poisoning in Rental Housing: Summary of the latest report issued by the Maryland Department of the Environment

14,546 cases of children with poisonous levels of lead in their blood were reported in Maryland in 1994.  In that same year, the Maryland Legislature passed the Lead Poisoning Prevention Program, a progressive approach to solving the issue of Childhood Lead Poisoning in Maryland. This Program was designed and negotiated between the Child and Tenant…

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Rent Court Changes Coming

Changes are coming to the Rent Court System for Baltimore City and possibly the entire State of Maryland.  Last year, the Public Justice Center, (Mayoral primary candidate Elizabeth Embry serves on the Board of the Public Justice Center) published a study portraying the rent court system as being heavily slanted in favor of landlords and detrimental to…

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