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House Reconsiders, Passes Bill For Court Filing Surcharge

Members of the Maryland House of Delegates have passed a bill they voted down late last week.

03/23/2015

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Maryland House Rejects Bill For Surcharges On Court Cases

A measure to add surcharges on Maryland court filings to help pay for an electronic court initiative has been rejected by the Maryland House of Delegates.

03/20/2015

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Frank Conaway Sr., Longtime Baltimore Court Clerk, Dies At 81

Frank M. Conaway Sr., the longtime elected clerk of Baltimore’s circuit court who made waves last year when he switched allegiances to the Republican Party, has died. He was 81.

02/15/2015

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Protective Order Against Ravens Security Chief Dismissed

The protective order placed against the head of Ravens security has been dismissed.

01/06/2015

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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.

12/19/2014

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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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