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Court of Appeals suspends judge, orders behavioral health evaluation (access required)

Judge Devy Patterson Russell suspended without pay for six months

Maryland's highest court has suspended a Baltimore judge without pay for six months as a sanction for yelling at fellow judges and court staff, as well as for disrupting court proceedings and failing to properly process search warrants. The Commission on Judicial Disabilities recommended the suspension for Baltimore City District Judge Devy Patterson Russell in December after ...

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