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Senator Suggests Overturning Bail Attorney Mandate

Sen. Bobby Zirkin wants to amend Maryland’s constitution so the state will no longer have to provide a defense attorney at every indigent defendant’s bail hearing.

03/26/2014

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Attorney Responds In Bail Court Case For Poor

An attorney representing poor defendants is urging Maryland’s highest court to move ahead with an order requiring lawyers to be provided for indigent defendants at initial bail hearings.

01/17/2014

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Md.’s High Court Rules On Right To Attorney At Bail Hearings

Maryland’s highest court has again ruled that poor defendants are entitled to have an attorney present at bail hearings.

09/25/2013

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Attorneys Argue In Illegal Immigrant Tuition Suit

Attorneys have given arguments about whether a Maryland bill to allow in-state tuition for illegal immigrants under certain circumstances should be put to voters in November.

01/27/2012

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Pfc. Bradley Manning’s Pre-Trial Hearing In WikiLeaks Scandal Begins

The soldier in the middle of the WikiLeaks scandal is accused of leaking classified secrets. Now he is in a Maryland courtroom for a critical hearing.

12/16/2011

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Hagerstown Attorney Consents To Disbarment

A Hagerstown attorney has agreed to be disbarred after a state commission found that he diverted $82,000 in client funds for personal use.

10/25/2011

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Baltimore Attorney Sentenced To 2 Years In Prison

An attorney from Baltimore has been sentenced to two years in prison for possession of child pornography.

09/15/2011

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Baltimore Attorney Facing Child Sex Charges

A Baltimore attorney, who doubles as a magician for children’s birthday parties, is under arrest in Florida. Police say he was trying to have sex with an underage boy.

05/24/2011