Md. high court finds good-faith exception to on-the-record mandate

Court of Appeals rules in Correctional Officers' Bill of Rights Appeal

A statutory requirement that prison guards’ disciplinary appeals to their commissioner be held “on the record” provides them no job protection when a mere technical glitch prevents the mandated recording, Maryland’s top court unanimously ruled in giving the Baltimore City Detention Center’s leader another chance to fire a guard who failed to report a violent ...

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