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Gold Medalist Michael Phelps Pleads Guilty To DUI

Michael Phelps–the most decorated Olympian–appears in a court room and enters a plea.

14 hours ago

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Md. Court: DNA Evidence At Trial Must Be Confirmed

Maryland’s highest court has ruled that criminal defendants cannot present evidence of DNA matches to other suspects at trial unless the results have been confirmed by more testing.

12/03/2014

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Family Of Baltimore Man Killed By Police Sues

The family of a Baltimore man fatally shot by police has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit, alleging that he wasn’t posing a threat and that most of the bullets hit him in the back or buttocks.

12/02/2014

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Man Found With Missing Perry Hall Girl Charged With Kidnapping & Rape

A North Carolina man has been charged with the kidnapping of a Perry Hall girl. Monday, he made his first court appearance where he is facing kidnapping and rape charges.

11/17/2014

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Md. Man Charged In Judge’s Kidnap Found Competent

A Maryland man charged with kidnapping and assaulting a Montgomery County judge with whom he was living has been found competent to stand trial.

11/17/2014

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Baltimore Judge Suspended For Mocking Defendant, Lawyer

A Baltimore City Circuit judge has been suspended for behaving in what investigators say was a sarcastic and demeaning manner.

10/22/2014

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Md. Appeals Court Upholds Wrongful Conviction Suit

A federal appeals court has revived a wrongful conviction lawsuit against the Baltimore mayor, the city’s police department and three of its officers.

09/25/2014

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Md. Panel Meets On Pretrial Reform

A Maryland panel heard from DC officials Monday about how making changes to the bail hearing process could help ease a burden on court commissioners.

09/23/2014

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Md. Coach Gets 7 Years In Girl’s Sex Abuse

A private coach and tutor who pleaded guilty to sexually abusing a 14-year-old girl was sentenced to seven years in prison on Wednesday in Montgomery County court.

09/17/2014

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Chris Brown Pleads Guilty To Assault In DC Courtroom

Singer Chris Brown pleads guilty to misdemeanor assault.

09/02/2014

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Senate Confirms Md. Resident Pamela Harris’ Nomination To Appeals Court

The U.S. Senate has confirmed the nomination of Pamela Harris to the Fourth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.

07/29/2014

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Courts Close In Frederick After Power Outage

The Frederick County district and circuit courts have been closed because of a power outage downtown.

07/10/2014

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