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MAURICE JOHNSON v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Jury instruction — Flight

A jury, in the Circuit Court for Prince George’s County, convicted Maurice Johnson, appellant, of second-degree assault and reckless endangerment. Johnson was sentenced to a total term of ten years’ imprisonment, with all but 5 years suspended. In this appeal, Johnson presents the following question for our review: “Did the trial court err in giving a flight instruction to the jury?”

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