Law Digest

Law digest – 6/18/14

MARYLAND COURT OF SPECIAL APPEALS  Civil Procedure, Discovery sanctions: Circuit court did not abuse its discretion in dismissing plaintiff’s medical malpractice case against defendants due to plaintiff’s repeated failures to comply with discovery deadlines, including orders of the court. Valentine-Bowers ...

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Law digest – 5/8/14

MARYLAND COURT OF APPEALS  Criminal Procedure, Appointment of counsel: The plain language of Rule 4-707(b) — which provides that a trial court must, under certain circumstances, appoint counsel for an indigent petitioner for purposes of conducting DNA testing — is ...

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