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Court Of Special Appeals

John Leopold

Court Rules Leopold Can Run Again

A Maryland appellate court has upheld misconduct in office convictions against former Anne Arundel County Executive John Leopold, but the court has overturned part of his sentence that said he could not run for office again.

03/26/2014

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O’Malley Names 3 To Court Of Special Appeals

Gov. Martin O’Malley has appointed three judges to the Court of Special Appeals.

02/24/2014

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O’Malley Appoints PSC Chairman To Judgeship

Gov. Martin O’Malley has appointed the chairman of the Maryland Public Service Commission to be a judge on the state’s intermediate appellate court, and the governor has named a new director of public affairs for his administration.

12/28/2012

Officer Salvatore Rivieri

Firing Upheld Of Md. Officer In Skateboard Video

A Maryland court says the Baltimore police commissioner had the authority to fire an officer who berated and pushed a 14-year-old skateboarder who called him “dude.”

04/28/2012

Maryland General Assembly

Public-Private Partnership Bill Passes Md. Senate

The Maryland Senate has passed a measure designed to help foster public-private partnerships on big projects like roads and public buildings.

04/09/2012

ExxonMobil

Court Orders New Trial In Gasoline Leak Verdict

Maryland’s Court of Special Appeals has ordered a new trial on one count of a judgment against ExxonMobil Corp. to families whose wells were contaminated during a 2006 gasoline spill.

02/09/2012

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Court Overturns Lead Paint Judgment In Baltimore

Maryland’s Court of Special Appeals has reversed $2.5 million in lead paint verdicts against Baltimore’s housing authority.

01/19/2012

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Md.’s Highest Court Rules On Lead Paint Lawsuits

Maryland’s highest court has ruled that a law giving owners of certain rental properties immunity from personal injury lawsuits based on a child’s ingestion of lead-based paint is invalid.

10/24/2011

Martin O'Malley

O’Malley Appoints Watts To Special Appeals Court

Gov. Martin O’Malley has appointed Baltimore Circuit Court Judge Shirley Watts to Maryland’s Court of
Special Appeals, the state’s intermediate appellate court.

12/29/2010