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EUGENE A. JAMES v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Ineffective assistance of counsel — Voir dire

Eugene James, appellant, was convicted by a jury in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City of first-degree murder and use of a handgun in the commission of a crime of violence. The court sentenced appellant to life for the first-degree murder conviction and a ten-year consecutive sentence, with the first five years without the possibility of parole for the handgun offense. Appellant timely appealed …

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