Court Of Appeals
The Maryland Department of Planning is renewing its objection to a proposed housing development in rural Allegany County that led to a landmark state Court of Appeals ruling in 2008.
The U.S. Supreme Court is refusing to hear a Frederick County immigration enforcement dispute.
Maryland’s highest court says courts statewide won’t have to guarantee a lawyer at every bail hearing until June at the earliest.
Maryland’s highest court has struck down a key piece of ground-rent reforms enacted by lawmakers in 2007, siding with ground rent holders in a lawsuit against the state.
Maryland’s Senate has advanced a measure that would hold dog owners liable for bites, but protect any owner who didn’t know a dog was dangerous.
Maryland’s judiciary is proposing that court commissioners should set bail for criminal defendants only on weekends and holidays.
About 20 households affected by a leak at a Jacksonville gas station in 2006 have settled their lawsuit against Exxon Mobil Corp.
More than a dozen convicted killers are released from prison on a technicality, and dozens more could follow.
Maryland’s highest court has upheld a law that prevents someone from recovering damages in a lawsuit if they are found to be partly at fault.
Unprecedented changes in the making for Maryland’s highest court. The Maryland Court of Appeals is in line to get its first woman Chief Judge.
Supporters of changing Maryland law to address a court ruling that singled out pit bulls as an “inherently dangerous” breed are scheduled to rally in Maryland.
Maryland lawmakers reached a compromise on pit bull legislation.