Opinions – 7/16/14: Maryland Court of Special Appeals

Criminal Procedure Waiver of right to counsel  BOTTOM LINE: Where trial court failed to determine and announce on the record that defendant “knowingly and voluntarily” waived his right to counsel, defendant’s discharge of counsel was not in accordance with the Maryland Rule of Criminal Procedure governing discharge of counsel, and defendant’s conviction was accordingly reversed. CASE: Westray v. ...

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