Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

Out-of-state defense lawyers urge justices to hear Frederick killer’s appeal (access required)

In an appeal pending before the U.S. Supreme Court, criminal defense attorneys from outside the state have assailed Maryland’s “rigid” rule enabling prosecutors to prosecute cold cases so long as the prosecution’s delay in securing an indictment was not designed to give the state a tactical advantage over the defendant.

To purchase a reprint of this article, contact [email protected].