Supreme Court Won't Hear Md. Immigration CaseThe U.S. Supreme Court is refusing to hear a Frederick County immigration enforcement dispute.
Bail Counsel Requirement Delayed Until JuneMaryland's highest court says courts statewide won't have to guarantee a lawyer at every bail hearing until June at the earliest.
Md. High Court Sides With Ground Rent HoldersMaryland'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.
Md. Senate Advances Dog Bite Liability MeasureMaryland'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.
Md. Judiciary Recommends Bail Hearings On Weekends & Holidays OnlyMaryland's judiciary is proposing that court commissioners should set bail for criminal defendants only on weekends and holidays.
20 Baltimore County Households Settle Lawsuit Over Exxon Gas Station LeakAbout 20 households affected by a leak at a Jacksonville gas station in 2006 have settled their lawsuit against Exxon Mobil Corp.
Over A Dozen Convicted Murderers Released From Prison On TechnicalityMore than a dozen convicted killers are released from prison on a technicality, and dozens more could follow.
Md. Court Upholds Contributory Negligence LawMaryland'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.
Gov. O'Malley Appoints First Ever Woman Chief JudgeUnprecedented 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 Pit Bull Measure To RallySupporters 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.
New Bill Reverses 'Inherently Dangerous' Pit Bull RulingMaryland lawmakers reached a compromise on pit bull legislation.