‘‘Clearly what we’re seeing in part is the march of history. This issue has been steadily gaining public support at an incredibly rapid clip,’’ said David Rocah, staff attorney for the ACLU of Maryland. ‘‘If you had told us five years ago that we would be here today — if you had told anyone five years ago that we would be here today — I think many people would have been, and in fact were, extremely skeptical.’’
David Ginsburg contributed to this report from Owings Mills, Md.
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