Author Archives: Steve Lash

Steve Lash covers federal and Maryland appellate courts and the General Assembly’s judiciary committees for The Daily Record. He joined the newspaper in 2008 after spending nearly 20 years covering the U.S. Supreme Court and legal affairs for several publications, including the Houston Chronicle, Cox Newspapers, Chicago Daily Law Bulletin and West’s Legal News. Lash, a graduate of American University’s Washington College of Law, is a member of the U.S. Supreme Court and Maryland bars.

The Md. bar-exam results are in

Congratulations to 67.6 percent of the people who took the Maryland bar exam. As for the other 32.4 percent, well, better luck next time. The “unofficial” results from the February test came in Friday afternoon and were posted on the ...

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The case of the calming interrogator

ANNAPOLIS — Attorneys for the state and a convicted murderer battled Wednesday at the Court of Appeals over whether the interrogating officer illegally coaxed the man into making incriminating statements by saying his answers would be between “only you and ...

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