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Criminal Law

JOSHUA ASHLEY v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Hearsay — Present-sense-impressions exception After a jury trial in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City, Joshua Ashley was convicted of illegal possession of a regulated firearm and ammunition by a prohibited person. He was arrested after a ...

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DOMINIC DESCHAMPS v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Motion to suppress evidence — Jailhouse call Appellant Dominic Deschamps appeals his conviction in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City of first-degree murder and conspiracy to commit first-degree murder. He presents the following question for our review, ...

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CHE MCDOWELL v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Motion for mistrial — Reference to a “prior incident.” Che McDowell, appellant, appeals his conviction in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City of first-degree murder, conspiracy to commit first-degree murder, and use of a handgun. He raises ...

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BRANDON D. DAVIS v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Voir dire — Racial- and gun-bias questions Brandon D. Davis, appellant, was convicted by a jury, sitting in the Circuit Court for Wicomico County, of possession of a regulated firearm after having been previously convicted of a ...

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REGINALD S. ARTIS v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Motion to suppress evidence — Validity of search warrant Appellant, Reginald S. Artis, was tried and convicted in the Circuit Court for Harford County (Waldron, J.) of possession with intent to distribute cocaine. The court imposed a ...

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RAYMOND DRUMGOOLE v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal law — Sufficiency of the evidence — Possession of firearm Following a bench trial in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City, Raymond Drumgoole, appellant, was convicted of seven counts of possession of a firearm by a disqualified individual, one ...

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STATE OF MARYLAND v. DAQUON DUROND ROBINSON

Criminal procedure — Terry stop — Reasonable suspicion Daquon Robinson, appellee, was arrested and charged, in the Circuit Court for Dorchester County, with multiple offenses after he was stopped by the police on suspicion of armed robbery. During the stop, ...

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DEWAYNE LAMAR THOMPSON v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Motion to suppress evidence — Statements to police Dewayne Thompson, appellant, was charged, in the Circuit Court for Prince George’s County, under five separate indictments arising out of a string of robberies that occurred at multiple businesses ...

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KVANTE S. DORSEY v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Jury instruction — Indirect possession Kvante Dorsey, appellant, was convicted by a jury sitting in the Circuit Court for Montgomery County of possession of a firearm by a disqualified person, possession of a firearm while engaged in ...

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