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CHERMAINE LATEE MAYO v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Severance of trial/charges — Negligent manslaughter  and failure to remain at scene

Chermaine Latee Mayo, appellant, was convicted in the Circuit Court for Cecil County of gross negligent manslaughter by motor vehicle, theft under $1,500, reckless driving, failure to immediately return and remain at the scene of an accident, and failure of driver in accident to render assistance. On appeal, Ms. Mayo raises the following question for our review: Did the court err in denying Appellant’s motion to sever her trial for theft from her trial for negligent manslaughter and failure to return and remain at the scene of an accident involving death?

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