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ZACHARIAH ADAMS v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Expert testimony — Firearms identification

Convicted of illegal possession of a regulated firearm following a jury trial in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City, Zachariah Adams, appellant, raises a single question on appeal: “Did the court err in allowing the State’s expert in ‘firearms identification’ to testify . . . regarding the reasons why guns may or may not be tested for fingerprints or DNA?”

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