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Federal Trial in Murders of Three Women BeginsThe murder and kidnapping trial of Dustin John Higgs, 27, accused of ordering an accomplice to fatally shoot three women in Beltsville in 1996, began yesterday in U.S. District Court in Greenbelt. Higgs ...

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Jury Sours on Car Dealership

A Charles County Circuit Court civil jury last week awarded $1.6 million to a southern Maryland woman after it found that Waldorf Dodge committed fraud and breach of contract in selling her a “new” 1998 Dodge Ram pickup truck that ...

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Inconsistent Positions Inadmissible

A Prince George’s County judge should not have let a woman suing her doctors for malpractice argue that they performed unnecessary surgery on her after she had argued in another lawsuit that the surgery was necessary, the Court of Special ...

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THE PRACTICE A Case of the 22-Year Itch?Gately Moves to Hogan & HartsonMark D. Gately, who was inducted into the American College of Trial Lawyers as a fellow earlier this year, has joined the litigation group Hogan & Hartson in ...

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