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JOSEPH LEO BAUMGARTEN v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Appellant Joseph Leo Baumgarten was convicted in the Circuit Court for Howard County of theft of less than $1,000 in value, Md. Code (2002, Repl. Vol. 2012) Criminal Law Article (“CL”) and conspiracy to commit burglary in the first degree. CL §§ 1-202 and 6-202. Baumgarten moved for acquittal of all charges at the close of evidence, arguing that there was insufficient evidence to support his convictions. We hold that the State offered no more than proof of his association with his alleged co-conspirator, did not show that he possessed the stolen articles or present other evidence to support his convictions. Accordingly, we reverse.

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