September 27, 2013
The Maryland Court of Appeals has ruled the right of counsel at bail hearings is a right guaranteed by the Declaration of Rights under the Maryland Constitution.  This ruling has potentially serious budgetary implications for both the state (who funds the Office of the Public Defender) but also for county governments, who support the budgets of the State's Attorneys and local correctional centers. (Read more)   
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State Growth Commission Reviews Agency and County Planning    


Study Finds Acid Rain Creating New Challenge for East Coast Water Supplies  

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Dates to Remember:
Administrators & Attorneys Conference - October 9, 2013

MACo's Half-Day in Annapolis Event - October 23, 2013

MACo's Winter Conference -  
December 11-13, 2013
Corporate Partner Profile: Nationwide Retirement Solutions

Nationwide Retirement Solutions Learning Center - Planning Your Future Step-by-Step       

Nationwide, a MACo Gold Partner, has worked with public sector employees like you for more than 30 years, so we know the kinds of questions you might have about investing for your retirement. The Learning Center can help you find your way through our site. Education is power - we'll give you the tools, articles and information that you'll need to possibly feel confident about investing. (Find Out More)


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