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CLARENCE WARREN BROUSSARD, III v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Illegal sentence — Mitigation evidence

On September 24, 2017, Anthony Mazingo was shot twice in the head on Salem Avenue in Hagerstown, Maryland. The State charged Clarence Warren Broussard, III, appellant, with his murder. A jury in the Circuit Court for Washington County acquitted Mr. Broussard of first- and second-degree murder, but convicted him of first-degree assault. He was sentenced to the maximum term of 25 years. See Md. Code Ann., Crim. Law § 3-202(c) (2002, 2021 Repl. Vol.). In this timely appeal, Mr. Broussard raises the following issues …

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