Black female prosecutors have an extra burden of gendered and racist attacks, especially in the age of Trump despite sharing the same responsibility as their white counterparts.

The embattled Baltimore State's Attorney is seeking a third term.

The new federal indictment accusing Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby of lying on a COVID-19 loan application comes after a failed investigation partially rooted in racism that is desperate to make any charges stick, her defense attorney said.

Announcing a “new progressive direction” on handling arrests and prosecutions, Mosby said the city would no longer spend limited resources on “low-level crimes” including drug possession and prostitution.

A federal investigation is reportedly underway with Marilyn Mosby, the state's attorney for Baltimore, and her husband, Baltimore City Council President Nick Mosby, at the center of the probe.


St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner takes on some major forces.

Baltimore mothers called on the mayor to prioritize solving murders instead of making marijuana arrests.

In 1991, Clarence Shipley Jr. was 20 years old when he was wrongfully sent to prison.


State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby announced that prosecutors will investigate the cases of three Baltimore officers who were accused of planting drugs.


Civil rights activists fear the outcome of a DOJ probe into Freddie Gray’s case under the Trump administration.

Authorities involved in Keith Lamont Scott's shooting investigation refuse to release over two hours of footage captured by police dash cam cameras.

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Lawsuits filed by Baltimore police officers against Baltimore State Attorney Marilyn Mosby must be dismissed, according to the law. The United States Supreme Court ruled that prosecutors acting within the scope of their duties in pursuing criminal prosecution are immune from civil suits. The role of a prosecutor in a criminal case is to seek justice and […]