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Report: Maryland’s U.S. District Court saw increase in filings last year

Maryland’s federal court saw a significant increase in both civil and criminal filings last year, particularly compared to the national trend, according to the annual Judicial Business of the United States Courts report compiled by the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts. Civil case filings in U.S. District Court in Maryland increased 9.3 percent from 2013 to 2014, compared to just a 3.8 percent bump in federal courts nationwide. Meanwhile, criminal case filings in the state rose 7.7 percent but fell 9 percent across the country.

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