Md. Court: Police Misconduct Records Can Be Kept From PublicMaryland's highest court has ruled that documents related to internal police investigations of officers are exempt from the state's public information act, even when complaints are sustained.
Court Refuses To Halt Construction On New Gas PlantA federal court has refused to halt construction of a liquefied natural gas export facility in southern Maryland while it weighs a legal challenge to the project's approval.
Appeals Court Sides With EPA On Air Pollution LimitsA federal appeals court ruled Tuesday that the Environmental Protection Agency complied with the law in deciding which areas of the country failed to meet federal limits on smog-forming pollution that can cause asthma and respiratory illness.
Court: Damages Can Be Sought For Use Of Personal RecordsMaryland residents can seek damages over the improper use of personal records by an elected official, a state appeals court ruled Friday.
Md. Woman Asserts Mental Illness In Grandmother's SlayingA Frederick County woman is pursuing a mental-illness defense in the fatal stabbing of her grandmother last December.
Orioles, Nationals In Court Over TV Revenue DisputeThe Baltimore Orioles, Washington Nationals and Major League Baseball were in court for four hours Monday in a dispute over television rights fees. Justice Lawrence K. Marks didn't immediately issue a decision.
House Reconsiders, Passes Bill For Court Filing SurchargeMembers of the Maryland House of Delegates have passed a bill they voted down late last week.
Maryland House Rejects Bill For Surcharges On Court CasesA 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.
Frank Conaway Sr., Longtime Baltimore Court Clerk, Dies At 81Frank 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.
Protective Order Against Ravens Security Chief DismissedThe protective order placed against the head of Ravens security has been dismissed.
Gold Medalist Michael Phelps Pleads Guilty To DUIMichael Phelps--the most decorated Olympian--appears in a court room and enters a plea.
Md. Court: DNA Evidence At Trial Must Be ConfirmedMaryland'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.
Family Of Baltimore Man Killed By Police SuesThe 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.
Man Found With Missing Perry Hall Girl Charged With Kidnapping & RapeA 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.
Md. Man Charged In Judge's Kidnap Found CompetentA Maryland man charged with kidnapping and assaulting a Montgomery County judge with whom he was living has been found competent to stand trial.