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Maryland governor tells residents to stay at home

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan has instituted a stay-at-home directive that will go into effect at 8 p.m. ET today.
By executive order, Maryland residents should not leave their homes unless…
They’re traveling for an essential job
They’re traveling for an essential need, such as food or medicine
“We are no longer asking or suggesting that Marylanders stay home. We are directing them to do so,” he said.
Any person who knowingly and willfully violates the order is guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction is subject to prison no more than one year or a fine not to exceed $5,000, or both.
As of Monday morning, there have been 15 coronavirus-related deaths and 1,413 positive cases across the state.