372 ABA Journal Maryland articles.
Oct 1, 2018 1:35 AM CDT
Sep 24, 2018 12:01 PM CDT
The Maryland attorney general’s office is seeking $20 million in civil penalties from an Arizona-based drugmaker for paying doctors to write prescriptions for a fentanyl spray meant to manage pain…
Sep 7, 2018 11:43 AM CDT
Jul 19, 2018 7:00 AM CDT
A Maryland man who was a losing pro se plaintiff in a defamation suit against the Capital Gazette newspaper chain has been charged with five counts of murder in the Thursday shooting deaths of five newsroom employees. Jarrod Ramos of Laurel is accused of firing a shotgun through the doors of the newsroom and opening fire, killing two editors, a reporter, a community correspondent and a sales assistant, report the Washington Post and the Capital Gazette in stories here and here.
Jun 29, 2018 9:03 AM CDT
Jun 25, 2018 7:00 AM CDT
The San Francisco district attorney’s office announced it will use an algorithm to help determine expungement eligibility for those with some marijuana convictions going back to the mid-1970s.
May 21, 2018 2:03 PM CDT
A Maryland appeals court has ruled that Adnan Syed received ineffective assistance from a lawyer who didn’t contact an alibi witness in his trial for the January 1999 murder of…
Mar 30, 2018 12:41 PM CDT
Mar 19, 2018 7:00 AM CDT
A Baltimore man convicted of negligent manslaughter in a car crash will have to serve 18 months in jail and carry his victim’s photo for six years.
Judge Ronald Silkworth…
Jan 26, 2018 8:00 AM CST
Maryland’s top court has dismissed a misconduct case alleging Baltimore’s former chief judge made “undignified, condescending and unprofessional” comments in trial interactions with a public defender.
The Maryland Court of…
Dec 15, 2017 3:05 PM CST
The National Institute of Standards and Technology announced last week that it is launching a new study of certain types of DNA analysis used in criminal prosecutions. These methods,…
Oct 12, 2017 4:44 PM CDT
Oct 1, 2017 12:15 AM CDT
A former convict who has graduated from Yale Law School and is an acclaimed author and poet now must prove his “good moral character” to Connecticut officials before he can…
Aug 9, 2017 9:51 AM CDT
Aug 2, 2017 11:22 AM CDT