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Teen Girl, Boyfriend Seek Separate Trials In Mother’s Murder

A teenager and her soldier boyfriend are seeking separate trials on charges that they conspired to kill the girl’s mother last spring.

08/24/2015

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Defense Files Motions In Virginia Student Murder Case

Attorneys for a man charged with abducting and killing a University of Virginia student have filed several new motions in his capital murder case.

07/31/2015

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Should the Freddie Gray Trial Be Moved Out Of Baltimore?

The trial of the officers charged in connection with the death of Freddie Gray is likely to be the biggest Baltimore has ever seen and there are concerns over whether they can get a fair one.

07/22/2015

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Family Of City Cop Killed By Police Head To Court

The family of a city police officer killed in a friendly fire incident, now takes their battle to civil court.

07/06/2015

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Md. Inmate Found Not Competent For Trial In Prison Slaying

A state prison inmate has been found mentally incompetent to stand trial for the 2013 beating death of his cellmate at the maximum-security Western Correctional Institution near Cumberland.

06/02/2015

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New Trial Expected For Man Convicted In Chandra Levy Death

A man convicted of killing Washington intern Chandra Levy is expected to get a new trial after government attorneys on Friday said the “interests of justice” would best be served by one.

05/22/2015

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Md. Survivor Of Boston Marathon Bombing Faces Her Attacker

Emotional testimony in a Boston courtroom as survivors of the marathon bombing face their attacker. A jury will decide if Dzhokhar Tsarnaev lives or dies.

04/21/2015

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New Trial Date Set For Molly Shattuck

A new trial date is set for prominent Baltimore socialite Molly Shattuck, accused of sex offenses involving a teenage boy.

03/18/2015

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Michael Johnson Indicted Again In Phylicia Barnes’ Death

A major announcement from the Baltimore City State’s Attorney’s office. The man tried twice for the murder of North Carolina teenager Phylicia Barnes was indicted again. Barnes disappeared in Baltimore in 2010; her body was found months later.

02/03/2015

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Md. Court Considering Appeal In ‘Serial’ Podcast Case

The man at the center of a wildly popular podcast based on his 2001 Baltimore murder conviction now waits for an appeals court to decide if he should get a new shot at clearing his name.

01/14/2015

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Judge Rejects Gag Order In Case Against Jesse Matthew

A judge rejects the gag order in the case against Jesse Matthew. He is accused of abducting and killing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham.

01/10/2015

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Del. Man Found Incompetent In Md. Officers’ Home Shootings

A Delaware man sentenced to 106 years in prison for shooting into a police officer’s home as two children slept has been found incompetent to stand trial in similar shootings in Maryland.

01/09/2015

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