361 ABA Journal articles on Maryland.
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
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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…
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A Baltimore criminal defense lawyer faces charges for allegedly offering a rape victim $3,000 not to testify against his client and claiming that she would be deported if she showed…
May 24, 2017 1:42 PM CDT
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A federal judge in Maryland is the second to issue an injunction preventing enforcement of President Trump’s revised travel ban.
U.S. District Judge Theodore Chuang on Thursday enjoined a revised…
Mar 16, 2017 8:46 AM CDT
The state’s attorney in Cecil County, Maryland, resigned from his job on Monday, a day before he received a suspended sentence for alleged lewd acts before a glass balcony door…
Feb 17, 2017 7:00 AM CST
After months of negotiations with the U.S. Justice Department, the city of Baltimore has agreed to wide-ranging police reforms.
The changes, outlined in a 227-page consent decree (PDF), still…
Jan 12, 2017 3:19 PM CST
Baltimore’s chief judge is accused in a misconduct complaint of mocking, insulting, berating and threatening to jail a public defender.
The judge, Alfred Nance, has been investigated before, the Jan 5, 2017 10:46 AM CST