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Md. high court will hear witness-intimidation appeal

Judges to consider if fear of death excuses not testifying

Maryland’s top court will weigh the vexing issue of witness intimidation after agreeing this week to consider whether a death threat can excuse a prosecution witness from being held in contempt of court for not testifying.

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